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Swahili Sparrow (Passer suahelicus) Reichenow, 1904
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Passeridae

Scientific:
  Passer suahelicus
Citation:
  Reichenow, 1904

Protonym:
  Passer griseus suahelicus

Avibase ID:
  2B55E679A259E956

Taxomic Serial Number:

Geographic range:

  • Passer suahelicus: S Kenya to w Tanzania, Malawi and nw Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Swahili Sparrow
Czech:
  vrabec sahelský
German:
  Suahelisperling
Danish:
  Swahilispurv
Spanish:
  Gorrión Swahili
Finnish:
  akaasiavarpunen
French:
  Moineau swahili
Italian:
  Passero swahili
Japanese:
  suwahirisuzume
Japanese:
  スワヒリハイガシラスズメ
Dutch:
  Swahilimus
Norwegian:
  Swahilispurv
Polish:
  wróbel suahilijski
Portuguese:
  Pardal-suahili
Russian:
  Суахильский воробей
Slovak:
  vrabec sivý
Swedish:
  Swahilisparv
Chinese:
  东非麻雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Moineau swahili ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Swaheli Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
James Lee Peters (original):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Passer griseus suahelicus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Swahili Sparrow ( Passer suahelicus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Passer suahelicus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes considered a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Passer [griseus, swainsonii, gongonensis or suahelicus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Czech: Vrabec sahelský
Danish: Swahilispurv
German: Suahelisperling
English: Mwanza Gray-headed Sparrow, Mwanza Grey-headed Sparrow, Swaheli Sparrow, Swahili Sparrow
Spanish: Gorrión Suahili, Gorrión Swahili
Estonian: akaatsiavarblane
Finnish: Akaasiavarpunen
French: Moineau de Suahélie, Moineau swahili
Italian: Passera swahili, Passero swahili
Japanese: suwahirihaigashirasuzume, suwahirisuzume
Japanese: スワヒリスズメ, スワヒリハイガシラスズメ
Latin: Passer griseus suahelicus, Passer suahelicus
Dutch: Swahilimus, Swahili-mus
Norwegian: Swahilispurv
Polish: wróbel suahilijski
Portuguese: Pardal-suahili
Russian: Суахильский воробей
Slovak: vrabec sivý
Swedish: Swahilisparv
Swahili: Jurawa Swahili
Chinese: 东非麻雀

 

         

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