Family : Turnicidae

17 present species in the family of Turnicidae

Classification :
English name Scientific name Common name
Barred ButtonquailTurnix suscitatorTurnix combattant
Black-breasted ButtonquailTurnix melanogasterTurnix à poitrine noire
Black-rumped ButtonquailTurnix nanusTurnix nain
Buff-breasted ButtonquailTurnix oliviiTurnix de Robinson
Chestnut-backed ButtonquailTurnix castanotusTurnix castanote
Common ButtonquailTurnix sylvaticusTurnix mugissant
Hottentot ButtonquailTurnix hottentottusTurnix hottentot
Little ButtonquailTurnix veloxPetit Turnix
Madagascan ButtonquailTurnix nigricollisTurnix de Madagascar
Painted ButtonquailTurnix variusTurnix bariolé
Quail-ploverOrtyxelos meiffreniiTurnix à ailes blanches
Red-backed ButtonquailTurnix maculosusTurnix moucheté
Red-chested ButtonquailTurnix pyrrhothoraxTurnix à poitrine rousse
Spotted ButtonquailTurnix ocellatusTurnix de Luçon
Sumba ButtonquailTurnix everettiTurnix de Sumba
Worcester's ButtonquailTurnix worcesteriTurnix de Worcester
Yellow-legged ButtonquailTurnix tankiTurnix indien

Sources : Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2013. IOC World Bird List (v7.1) doi : 10.14344/IOC.ML.7.1.
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