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African Crested-Flycatcher
Trochocercus cyanomelas (Vieillot, 1818)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Monarchidae
Genus:
  Trochocercus

Scientific:
  Trochocercus cyanomelas

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1818)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 21 p.473

Protonym:
  Muscicapa cyanomelas

Avibase ID:
  15F017B77422E290

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563525

Geographic range:

  • Trochocercus cyanomelas cyanomelas: coastal southern South Africa (west to Western Cape)
  • Trochocercus cyanomelas segregus: northeastern South Africa (eastern North West to western KwaZulu-Natal)
  • Trochocercus cyanomelas bivittatus: Somalia to Kenya, e Tanzania and Zanzibar
  • Trochocercus cyanomelas vivax: Uganda and w Tanzania to s Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia
  • Trochocercus cyanomelas megalolophus: Malawi and northern Mozambique to Zimbabwe and northeastern South Africa (eastern KwaZulu-Natal)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  African Crested-Flycatcher
Czech:
  lejskovec černomodrý
German:
  Blaumantel-Haubenschnäpper
Danish:
  Sorthovedet Topmonark
Spanish:
  Monarca de El Cabo
Finnish:
  töyhtöparatiisimonarkki
French:
  Tchitrec du Cap
Icelandic:
  African Crested-Flycatcher
Italian:
  Pigliamosche crestato dorsoblu
Japanese:
  kanmurihitaki
Japanese:
  カンムリヒタキ
Dutch:
  Kaapse Kuifmonarch
Norwegian:
  Hvitvingemonark
Polish:
  muchodlawka czubata
Portuguese:
  Papa-moscas-de-poupa
Portuguese (Brazil):
  African Crested-Flycatcher
Russian:
  Ультрамариновая хохлатая мухоловка
Slovak:
  vípkar čepcový
Swedish:
  vitvingad monark
Chinese:
  非洲凤头鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Bloukuifvlieevanger, Bloukuifvlieëvanger
Catalan: monarca del Cap
Czech: Lejskovec cernomodrý, lejskovec černomodrý
Danish: Sorthovedet Topmonark
German: Blaumantel-Haubenschnäpper, Blaumantel-Paradiesschnäpper, Blaumantel-Schopfschnäpper
English: African Crested Flycatcher, African Crested-Flycatcher, Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher, Blue-mantled Crested-Flycatcher, Bluemantled Flycatcher, Blue-mantled Flycatcher, Blue-mantled Paradise Flycatcher, Blue-mantled Paradise-flycatcher, Cape Crested Flycatcher, Cape Crested-Flycatcher, Crested Flycatcher, Crested-Flycatcher
English (Kenya): Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher
English (South Africa): Blue-mantled Crested-Flycatcher
Spanish: Monarca Copetón, Monarca de El Cabo
Finnish: Töyhtöparatiisimonarkki
French: Gobemouche à manteau bleu, Gobemouche huppé du Cap, Tchitrec du Cap, Trochocerchus cyanomelas
Italian: Pigliamosche crestato africano, Pigliamosche crestato del Capo, Pigliamosche crestato dorsoblu
Japanese: kanmurihitaki, mesuhoshikammurihitaki, mesuhoshikanmurihitaki
Japanese: カンムリヒタキ, メスホシカンムリヒタキ
Latin: Terpsiphone cyanomelas, Trochocercus cyanomelas
Lithuanian: Mėlynskraistė kuoduotoji musinukė
Dutch: Kaapse Kuifmonarch
Norwegian: Hvitvingemonark
Polish: muchodlawka czubata, muchodławka czubata
Portuguese: Papa-moscas-de-poupa
Russian: Ультрамариновая хохлатая мухоловка
Slovak: vípkar čepcový
Swedish: Vitvingad monark
Swahili: Chechele-kishungi Mbawa-buluu
Xhosa: Igotyi
Chinese: 非洲凤头鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 南非鳳頭鶲

 

         

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