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Moustached Grass-Warbler
Melocichla mentalis (Fraser, 1843)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Macrosphenidae
Genus:
  Melocichla

Scientific:
  Melocichla mentalis

Citation:
  (Fraser, 1843)

Reference:
  PZS Pt11 no.121 p.16

Protonym:
  Drymoica mentalis

Avibase ID:
  1478AA79164FD082

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561090

Geographic range:

  • Melocichla mentalis mentalis: Senegambia to Gabon, s Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, Zambia and n Malawi
  • Melocichla mentalis amauroura: South Sudan and southwestern Ethiopia south to eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, western and central Kenya, western Tanzania, and northern and central Zambia
  • Melocichla mentalis incana: NE Tanzania (Mt. Meru)
  • Melocichla mentalis orientalis: E Kenya to s Tanzania, s Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique
  • Melocichla mentalis luangwae: Zambia
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Moustached Grass-Warbler
Czech:
  cetie velká
German:
  Bartgrassänger
Danish:
  Skæggræssanger
Spanish:
  Yerbera Bigotuda
Finnish:
  bulbulikerttu
French:
  Mélocichle à moustaches
Icelandic:
  Moustached Grass-Warbler
Italian:
  Erbarolo dai mustacchi
Japanese:
  higekusamushikui
Japanese:
  ヒゲクサムシクイ
Dutch:
  Baardgrasvogel
Norwegian:
  Skjeggsanger
Polish:
  mlacznik
Portuguese:
  Felosa-de-bigodes
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Moustached Grass-Warbler
Russian:
  Усатая большехвостая славка
Slovak:
  lužnica potočná
Swedish:
  mustaschsångare
Chinese:
  须薮莺


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Mélocichle à moustaches ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Mélocichle à moustaches ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   Moustached Grass-warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Moustached Grass Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   African Moustached Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Melocichla mentalis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Melocichla mentalis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Melocichla mentalis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Moustached Grass-Warbler ( Melocichla mentalis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Melocichla mentalis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Melocichla mentalis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Breëstertgrasvoël
Catalan: camperol mostatxut
Czech: Cetie velká
Danish: Skæggræssanger
German: Bart-Bülbülgrasmücke, Bartgrassänger, Bartgraßsänger
English: African Moustached Warbler, Grass Warbler, Moustachd Grass-warbler, Moustache Warbler, Moustached Grass Warbler, Moustached Grass-Warbler, Moustached Scrub Warbler, Moustached Warbler
English (Kenya): Moustached Grass Warbler
Spanish: Yerbera Bigotuda
Spanish (Spain): Yerbera Bigotuda
Finnish: Bulbulikerttu
French: Fauvette à moustaches, Grande Fauvette à moustaches, Grande Fauvette à moustaches noires, Mélocichle à moustaches
Hungarian: bajszos fűposzáta
Italian: Erbarolo dai mustacchi, Melocicla dai mustacchi
Japanese: higekusamushikui
Japanese: ヒゲクサムシクィ, ヒゲクサムシクイ
Latin: Melocichla mentalis, Sphenoeacus mentalis
Lithuanian: Ūsuotoji devynbalsė
Dutch: Baardgrasvogel
Norwegian: Skjeggsanger
Polish: mlacznik, młacznik
Portuguese: Felosa-de-bigodes
Portuguese (Portugal): Boita-de-bigodes
Russian: Усатая большехвостая славка
Slovak: lužnica potočná
Swedish: mustaschsångare, Skäggsångare
Swahili: Kuchakulu
Chinese: 须薮莺
Chinese (Traditional): 髭草鶯

 

         

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