Rusty-flanked Crake / Laterallus levraudi

Rusty-flanked Crake / Laterallus levraudi

Rusty-flanked Crake

SCI Name:  Laterallus levraudi
Protonym:  Porzana levraudi Proc.Zool.Soc.London(1868) (1868), Pt3 p.452 pl.35
Category:  Gruiformes / Rallidae /
Taxonomy Code:  rufcra2
Type Locality:  Caracas, Venezuela.
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Publish Year:  1869
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DEFINITIONS

LATERALLUS
(Rallidae; Ϯ Rufous-sided Crake L. melanophaius) Portmanteau of specific combination Rallus lateralis (Lichtenstein, 1823) (= syn. Laterallus melanophaius) (see Crybastus); "d. Laterallus, Bp." (Bonaparte 1854 (nom. nud.)); "1997. LATERALLUS, Pr. B. 1854. (Rallus melanophaia, Vieill.)" (G. Gray 1855); "Laterallus "Pr. B." G. R. Gray, Cat. Gen. Subgen. Bds., 1855, p. 120. Type, by monotypy, Rallus melanophaius Vieillot." (Peters 1934, II, 189).
Var. Lateiallus.
Synon. Corethura, Creciscus, Crybastus, Donacophilus, Laterirallus, Limnocrex, Thryocrex.

levraudi
Léonce Levraud (fl. 1857) French diplomat, Consul in Ecuador 1840, Consul-Gen. in Chile 1848, Consul in Venezuela 1856-1857, collector (Laterallus).