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 Turnix hottentottus

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2013 Least Concern
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1988 Not Recognised

Species attributes

Migratory status full migrant Forest dependency Does not normally occur in forest
Land mass type   Average mass -

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Angola Native Extant        
Cameroon Native Extant        
Central African Republic Native Extant        
Congo Native Extant        
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the Native Extant        
Côte d'Ivoire Native Extant        
Gabon Native Extant        
Kenya Native Extant        
Malawi Native Extant        
Mozambique Native Extant        
Nigeria Native Extant        
Rwanda Native Extant        
Sierra Leone Native Extant        
South Africa Native Extant        
Swaziland Native Extant        
Tanzania Native Extant        
Uganda Native Extant        
Zambia Native Extant        
Zimbabwe Native Extant        

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Turnix hottentottus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/07/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/07/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Turnicidae (Buttonquails)
Species name author Temminck, 1815
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species
- Projected distributions under climate change