Colombian Crake / Mustelirallus colombianus

Colombian Crake / Mustelirallus colombianus

Colombian Crake

SCI Name:  Mustelirallus colombianus
Protonym:  Neocrex columbianus Proc.Biol.Soc.Wash. 12 p.171
Category:  Gruiformes / Rallidae /
Taxonomy Code:  colcra2
Type Locality:  Palomina, Santa Marta, Colombia.
Author:  
Publish Year:  1898
IUCN Status:  

DEFINITIONS

Mustelirallus
(syn. Porzana Ϯ Ash-throated Crake P. albicollis) Specific name Crex mustelina Lichtenstein, 1823 (= syn. Porzana albicollis); genus Rallus Linnaeus, 1758, rail; "116. Mustelirallus, Bp.   353. albicollis, Vieill.  (gularis, Jard. nec Cuv.  mustelina, Licht.  cinereus, Less.)" (Bonaparte 1856); "Mustelirallus Bonaparte, Compt. Rend. Acad. Sci. Paris, 43, p. 599, 1856—type, by monotypy, Rallus albicollis Vieillot." (Hellmayr & Conover 1942, XIII, 361).   Var. Mustellirallus.

colombiana / colombianum / colombianus / colombica
Colombia.

SUBSPECIES

Colombian Crake (ripleyi)
SCI Name: Mustelirallus colombianus ripleyi
ripleyi
Dr Sidney Dillon Ripley II (1913-2001) US spymaster, ornithologist, conservationist, explorer, Secretary of the Smithsonian Inst. 1964-1984 (syn. Aethopyga nipalensis koelzi, subsp. Cettia castaneocoronata, subsp. Collocalia linchi, subsp. Crateroscelis robusta, syn. Chrysocorythus estherae vanderbilti, subsp. Edolisoma mindanense, ‡Gallirallus, subsp. Hydrornis irena, subsp. Neocrex colombiana, subsp. Pellorneum ruficeps, subsp. Phodilus assimilis, subsp. Pteruthius aeralatus).

Colombian Crake (colombianus)
SCI Name: Mustelirallus colombianus colombianus
colombiana / colombianum / colombianus / colombica
Colombia.