Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Gruiformes > Suborder Grui > Superfamily Otidoidea > Family Otididae > Genus Tetrax

Tetrax tetrax (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Otis Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

TetraxT. Forster, 1817accepted genus name

Species group names

Otis tetrax Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: pula e livadheve sources: DHORA, DH. 2008: Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bulgarian: Малка дропла sources: Bulgarian PESI focal point
 Danish: Dværgtrappe sources: danish PESI focal point
 Dutch: Kleine trap sources: Dutch Species Register
 English-United States: Little Bustard sources: Charles Hussey
 German: Zwergtrappe sources: Germany PESI focal point
 Greek: Χαμωτίδα ; Χαμωτίδα sources: Greek PESI focal point
 Israel (Hebrew): חובה קטנה sources: Hebrew PESI focal point
 Italian: Gallina prataiola sources: italian PESI focal point
 Lithuanian: mažasis einis sources: Lithuanian PESI focal point
 Norwegian: Dvergtrappe sources: Norwegian PESI focal point
 Norwegian Bokmål: dvergtrappe sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 154
 Norwegian Nynorsk: dvergtrappe sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 154
 Russian: стрепет sources: Russian PESI focal point
 Slovenian: mala droplja sources: Slovenian PESI focal point
 Spanish, Castillian: Sisón común sources: spanish PESI focal point
 Swedish: småtrapp
 Turkish: Kucuk toy; Küçük toy; Mezgeldek sources: Turkish PESI focal point
 Ukrainian: Стрепет; Хохітва sources: Ukranian PESI focal point;Ukraine PESI focal point
 Welsh: ceiliog y waun lleiaf



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Drs Cees Roselaar. Tetrax tetrax (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96760




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