Turnicidés

Family : Turnicidae

2 genus and 18 species.

Classification :
Alphabetical
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
Fynbos ButtonquailTurnix hottentottusTurnix hottentot
Little ButtonquailTurnix veloxPetit Turnix
Madagascar ButtonquailTurnix nigricollisTurnix de Madagascar
New Caledonian ButtonquailTurnix novaecaledoniaeTurnix calédonien
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). 2022. IOC World Bird List (v12.2) doi : 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.2.
Avibase (ioc v12.1), the world bird database - Lepage, D. 2022. © 1996-2023 Oiseaux.net