Taxon profile


Bengal Florican
Houbaropsis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Otidiformes »  family Otididae - bustards »  genus Houbaropsis

Scientific synonyms

Otis bengalensis Gmelin, 1789
Eupodotis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)

Critically Endangered CR

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Houbaropsis bengalensis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)
subspecies Houbaropsis bengalensis blandini Delacour, 1928

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22692015]

Bird Life [] [as Houbaropsis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22692015]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Houbaropsis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Houbaropsis bengalensis (Müller, PLS, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Houbaropsis bengalensis J. F. Gmelin, 1789]
Data retrieved on: 28 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Houbaropsis bengalensis (Gmelin, 1789)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Houbaropsis bengalensis]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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