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Ashy Flycatcher
Muscicapa caerulescens (Hartlaub, 1865)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Muscicapa

Scientific:
  Muscicapa caerulescens

Citation:
  (Hartlaub, 1865)

Reference:
  Ibis p.267

Protonym:
  Butalis caerulescens

Avibase ID:
  3B3A6911F98DC3F3

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561235

Geographic range:

  • Muscicapa caerulescens caerulescens: southern Mozambique, southern Swaziland, and eastern South Africa (northern KwaZulu-Natal to central Eastern Cape)
  • Muscicapa caerulescens nigrorum: SE Guinea to Sierra Leone, Ghana and Togo
  • Muscicapa caerulescens brevicauda: southern Nigeria east to southern South Sudan, Uganda, and extreme western Kenya, south to northwestern Angola and southern Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Muscicapa caerulescens cinereola: S Somalia to e Kenya and e Tanzania
  • Muscicapa caerulescens impavida: S Democratic Republic of the Congo to sw Angola, Namibia, w Tanzania and n Mozambique
  • Muscicapa caerulescens vulturna: southern Malawi to southeastern Zimbabwe, northeasterrn South Africa (Limpopo and Mpumalanga), and northern Swaziland
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Ashy Alseonax
Czech:
  lejsek popelavý
German:
  Hartlaubschnäpper
Danish:
  Askefluesnapper
Spanish:
  Papamoscas Cenizo
Finnish:
  savanniharmaasieppo
French:
  Gobemouche à lunettes
Icelandic:
  Ashy Flycatcher
Italian:
  Pigliamosche cenerino
Japanese:
  usuhaiirohitaki
Japanese:
  ウスハイイロヒタキ
Dutch:
  Blauwgrijze Vliegenvanger
Norwegian:
  Askefluesnapper
Polish:
  mucholówka popielata
Portuguese:
  Papa-moscas-azulado
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Ashy Flycatcher
Russian:
  Пепельная мухоловка
Slovak:
  muchár popolavý
Swedish:
  askflugsnappare
Chinese:
  灰鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Blougrysvlieevanger, Blougrysvlieëvanger
Catalan: papamosques cendrós
Czech: Lejsek popelavý
Danish: Askefluesnapper
German: Hartlaubschnäpper, Hartlaub-Schnäpper, Schieferschnäpper
English: Ashy Alseonax, Ashy Flycatcher, Blue-Gray Alseonax, Bluegray Flycatcher, Blue-Gray Flycatcher, Blue-grey Alseonax, Bluegrey Flycatcher, Blue-grey Flycatcher, Little Blue Flycatcher, White-eyed Flycatcher
English (Kenya): Ashy Flycatcher
Spanish: Papamoscas Ahumado, Papamoscas Cenizo
Spanish (Spain): Papamoscas Cenizo
Finnish: Savanniharmaasieppo
French: Gobemouche à lunettes, Gobemouche à lunettes blanches, Gobemouche de Hartlaub, Gobe-mouches à lunettes blanches
Hungarian: fehérszemű légykapó
Italian: Pigliamosche cenerino
Japanese: afurikahaiirohitaki, usuhaiirohitaki
Japanese: アフリカハイイロヒタキ, ウスハイイロヒタキ
Latin: Alseonax cinereus, Fraseria caerulescens, Hypodes cinerea cinereola, Muscicapa caerulescens, Muscicapa cinerea, Muscicapa cinereus, Muscicapa coerulescens
Lithuanian: Peleninė musinukė
Dutch: Blauwgrijze Vliegenvanger
Norwegian: Askefluesnapper
Polish: mucholówka popielata, muchołówka popielata
Portuguese: Papa-moscas-azulado
Russian: Пепельная мухоловка
Slovak: muchár popolavý
Swedish: Askflugsnappare
Swahili: Shore Kijivubuluu
Chinese: 灰鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 灰鶲

 

         

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