Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Turniciformes > Family: Turnicidae > Genus: Turnix > Species: Turnix sylvatica

Andalusian Hemipode - Turnix sylvatica (Desfontaines, 1789)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 2 are designated for this species
Natura 2000 species code A117


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.


Not evaluated


Not evaluated

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
ES0000024 Spain Doñana Map
ES0000025 Spain Marismas del Odiel Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Andalusian Hemipode English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Europæisk løbehøne Danish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Gestreepte Vechtkwartel Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Guvatfürj Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Laufhühnchen German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Perepel evropský Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Przepiórnik Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Quaglia tridattila Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Spitzenschwanzlaufhühnchen German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Springhöna Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Toirão Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Torillo Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Torillo Andaluz Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Turnix d'Andalousie French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Viiriäispyyjuoksija Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

EBCC Atlas of breeding birds European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds
EURing code:04000 European bird-ringing
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (invalid) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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