Taxon profile


Black Crake
Zapornia flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Gruiformes »  family Rallidae - flufftails »  genus Zapornia

Scientific synonyms

Amaurornis flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)
Amaurornis flavirostris (Swainson, 1837)
Gallinula flavirostra Swainson, 1837
Limnocorax flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)
Limnocorax flavirostris (Swainson, 1837)
Porzana flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)

Least Concern


[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [2897]

Bird Life [] [as Amaurornis flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [96775]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Limnocorax flavirostris (Swainson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22692643]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Zapornia flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 22 August 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Amaurornis flavirostra (Swainson, 1837)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Amaurornis flavirostris (Swainson, 1837)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Amaurornis flavirostra]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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