Genus TURNIX

Turnix Bonnaterre, Tabl. Encycl. Meth., Orn., vol. i, pp. lxxxii, 5, 1791, Type by sub. desig., Gray, 1840, Tetrao gibraltaricus Gmel.= Tetrao sylvatica Desfontaines.

Tridactylus Lacepede, Tabl. Ois., p. 11, 1799; Daudin in Buffon's Hist. Nat., ed. Didot, Quadr., vol. xiv, 1802; not Tridactylus Oliver, 1789.

Ortygis Illiger, Prodr. Mamm. & Av., p. 242, 1811; new name for Turnix Bonnaterre.

Hemipodius Temm., Pig. et Gall., vol. iii, p. 607, 1815, ex Rein war dt MS.; new name for Turnix Bonnaterre.

Ortygodes Vieillot, Anal, nouv, Orn., pp. 52, 69, 1816. Type by mon., T. occellata Blyth.

Ortyx Oken, Lerhb. der Naturg., vol. iii, Zool. ii, p. 611, 1816; new name for Turnix.

Ortyx Billberg, Synops. Faunae Scand., vol. i (2), tab. A, 1828; new name for Ortygis Illiger.

Areoturnix Bonaparte, Comptes Rendus Acad. Sci. Paris, vol. xliii, p. 414, 1856. Type by mon., O. ocellatus Scopoli.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds. Synonymy(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.7 1930.
Title in Book: 
Genus TURNIX
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1930
Page No: 
472
M_ID: 
3836
M_SN: 
Turnix
Volume: 
Vol. 7
Term name: 
id: 
8532

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