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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Porphyrio porphyrio (Linnaeus 1758)
Reference taxon from IOC World Bird List
Porphyrio porphyrio
Species recognized by Barcode of Life Data Systems, Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Commons, Egypt Species List, wikipedia 中文维基百科, wikipedia 日本語, wikipedia русскую Википедию, wikipedia DE, wikipedia NL, wikipedia POL, wikipedia VI, wikipedia CZ, Wikidata, Wikidata, Wikidata, wikipedia FI, wikipedia NO, wikipedia UK, wikipedia CA, wikipedia SV, wikipedia PT, wikipedia TR, Simpson et al 2019, xeno canto America, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Angola Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Bangladesh Species List, Australia Species List, Botswana Species List, Burundi Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, China Species List, Democratic Republic of the Congo Species List, Denmark Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, Gambia Species List, Ghana Species List, Guinea Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Iraq Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Kenya Species List, Kuwait Species List, Laos Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malawi Species List, Malaysia Species List, Mauritania Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, Myanmar Species List, Namibia Species List, Nepal Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Niger Species List, Nigeria Species List, Norfolk Island Species List, Norway Species List, Oman Species List, Pakistan Species List, Palau Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, Qatar Species List, Russia Species List, Rwanda Species List, Samoa Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Sierra Leone Species List, Singapore Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sudan Species List, Syria Species List, Tanzania Species List, Thailand Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Timor Leste Species List, Sri Lanka Species List, Togo Species List, Tonga Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Uganda Species List, United Arab Emirates Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vietnam Species List, Wallis et Futuna Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Zambia Species List, Zimbabwe Species List, wikipedia ID, wikipedia EU, Wildfinder (WWF), wikipedia CY, CITES, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, wikipedia AST, wikipedia AZ, wikipedia AF, Sibly et al 2012, wikipedia BR, wikipedia MS, wikipedia NN, wikipedia PMS, NCBI, wikipedia EO, wikipedia IT, wikipedia FR, wikipedia ES, wikipedia EN, wikipedia emerging languages, Global Biotic Interactions, and wikipedia gl Galician
Porphyrio porphyrio (Linnaeus 1758)
Porphyrio porphyrio Linnaeus

Alternative Names

Fulica porphyrio
Synonym according to CITES
Gallinula madagascariensis Latham 1801
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Porphyrio madagascariensis (Latham, 1801))
Gallinula poliocephalus Latham 1801
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as homotypic synonym of Porphyrio poliocephalus (Latham, 1801))
Porphyrio madagascariensis
Synonym according to CITES
Porphyrio madagascariensis (Latham 1801)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Porphyrio Brisson, 1760)
Porphyrio poliocephalus
Synonym according to CITES
Porphyrio poliocephalus (Latham 1801)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Porphyrio Brisson, 1760)
Porphyrio pulverulentus
Synonym according to CITES

Common Names

English

Purple swamphen preferred
Recognized by Flickr BHL and Simpson et al 2019
purple swamphen
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
Purple Gallinule
Purple Swamphen preferred
Western Swamphen

Afrikaans

Grootkoningriethaan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

دجاجة الماء الارجوانية
دجاجة الماء الأرجوانية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

սուլթանական հավ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Assamese

কামচৰাই preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Sultan toyuğu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Uroilo urdin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

কালিম preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Breton

Douryar roueel preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

султанка preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

မယ်ညိုငှက် preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

polla blava preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

slípka modrá preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Slípka modrá
Recognized by CITES

Danish

Sultanhøne preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and CITES

Dutch; Flemish

Purperkoet preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and CITES

Esperanto

Purpura porfirio preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

sultantait preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Brandnev preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

sulttaanikana preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Sulttaanikana
Recognized by CITES

French

Poule sultane preferred

Galician

Camón preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

პორფირიონი preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Purpurhuhn preferred

Hausa

Wundiri preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

פורפיריה סגולה preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

kék fú preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Kék-fú
Recognized by CITES

Icelandic

Bláhæna preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Mandar besar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Pollo sultano preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and CITES

Japanese

セイケイ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and Furui 2020

Kabardian Circassian

НатӀэплъджэд preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kannada

ಕೆನ್ನೀಲಿ ನೀರು ಕೋಳಿ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Kökmañdaý preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Көкмаңдай preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
كوكماڭداي preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

sultānvistiņa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

paprastoji sultonvištė preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Burung Pangling preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

നീലക്കോഴി preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Maori

Pūkeko preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

जांभळी पाणकोंबडी preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Ásáí Dineʼé Bikéyahdę́ę́ʼ tóidoozohii dootłʼizhígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

कुर्मा preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Blåsultanhøne preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Sultanhøne preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

طاووسک preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

modrzyk (zwyczajny) preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Modrzyk
Recognized by CITES

Portuguese

camão preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Caimão-comum
Recognized by CITES

Russian

Султанка preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Sultanka
Recognized by CITES

Serbian

Султанка preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

sultánka modrá preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Calamón común preferred
Recognized by Wikidata and CITES
sultanka preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

västlig purpurhöna preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Purpurhöna
Recognized by CITES

Tamil

நீலத் தாழைக்கோழி preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tongan

Kalae preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Sazhorozu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Султанка preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

कारिम preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Xít preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Corsiar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azb

سولطان توْیوغو preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

جامنی چھپڑ ککڑ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Porphyrio porphyrio (Linnaeus 1758)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Gruiformes
Rallidae
Porphyrio

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Aves
Gruiformes
Rallidae
66 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.