Taxon profile


Spot-flanked Gallinule
Porphyriops melanops (Vieillot, 1819)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Gruiformes »  family Rallidae - rails, crakes and coots »  genus Porphyriops

Scientific synonyms

Rallus melanops Vieillot, 1819 o
Gallinula melanops (Vieillot, 1819)

Least Concern LC  as Gallinula melanops


Porphyriops melanops bogotensis

Porphyriops melanops bogotensis

Author: Alex Kantorovich

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Porphyriops melanops bogotensis Chapman, 1914

Porphyriops melanops bogotensis

subspecies Porphyriops melanops crassirostris (J. E. Gray, 1829)
subspecies Porphyriops melanops melanops (Vieillot, 1819)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22692887]

Bird Life [] [as Gallinula melanops (Vieillot, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22692887]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Gallinula melanops (Vieillot, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Porphyriops melanops (Vieillot, 1819)]
Data retrieved on: 4 December 2021
EN Remsen J. V. Jr., Cadena C. D., Jaramillo A., Nores M., Pacheco J. F., Pérez-Emán J., Robbins M. B., Stiles F. G., Stotz D. F. and Zimmer K. J. (2002-2013): Classification of the bird species of South America 17 March 2013 [], American Ornithologists' Union [as Gallinula melanops]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
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 Gallinula melanops Vieillot, 1819]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Gallinula melanops (Vieillot, 1819)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Gallinula melanops]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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