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Rock Martin
Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta] (= Ptyonoprogne fuligula) (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1842)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Ptyonoprogne

Scientific:
  Ptyonoprogne fuligula

Citation:
  (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1842)

Reference:
  Verz.Samml.Vog.Kaffernl. p.18

Protonym:
  Hirundo fuligula

Avibase ID:
  47DA0258B3B78029

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916669

Geographic range:

  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta obsoleta: Egypt to Arabia and Iran
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta buchanani: S-c Sahara (Aïr Massif of n Niger)
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta perpallida: S Iraq and ne Saudi Arabia
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta presaharica: S Morocco, Algeria (except s) and n Mauritania
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta spatzi: S Algeria, sw Libya and n Chad
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta pallida: E Iran, s Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • Ptyonoprogne obsoleta arabica: NE Chad, n Sudan, sw Arabia, Eritrea, n Somalia and Socotra I.
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula fuligula: S Namibia, Botswana and w South Africa
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula anderssoni: N and sw Angola and n and c Namibia
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula pretoriae: SW Zimbabwe and s Mozambique to e South Africa
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula fusciventris: central and southern Chad, Central African Republic, western Sudan, South Sudan, and southwestern Ethiopia south through East Africa to northern Mozambique
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula bansoensis: Sierra Leone to Nigeria and Cameroon
  • Ptyonoprogne fuligula pusilla: S Mali to Eritrea and Ethiopia
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin
Czech:
  brehule nilská
German:
  Steinschwalbe
Danish:
  Lys Klippesvale
Spanish:
  Avión Isabelino
Finnish:
  aavikkopääsky
French:
  Hirondelle isabelline
Icelandic:
  Steinsvala
Italian:
  Rondine montana rupicola
Japanese:
  afurikachairotsubame
Japanese:
  アフリカチャイロツバメ
Dutch:
  Vale Rotszwaluw
Norwegian:
  Ravinesvale
Polish:
  jaskólka blada
Portuguese:
  Andorinha de uropigio cinzento
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Rock Martin
Russian:
  Африканская скалистая ласточка
Slovak:
  lastovička previsová
Swedish:
  Afrikansk klippsvala
Chinese:
  非洲岩燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Rock Martin ( Hirundo fuligula) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin ( Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta])
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Rock Martin ( Ptyonoprogne fuligula) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Kransswael
Arabic: سنونو الصخر الباهت
Catalan: roquerol isabelí
Czech: Brehule nilská
Danish: Lys Klippesvale
German: Steinschwalbe
English: African Rock Martin, Pale Crag Martin, Rock Martin, Rock Martin or Pale Crag-Martin
English (Kenya): Rock Martin
Spanish: Avión Isabelino
Spanish (Spain): Avión Isabelino
Estonian: kõrbe-kivipääsuke
Finnish: Aavikkopääsky
French: Hirondelle isabelline, Hirondelle isabelline ou H. du désert
Hebrew: סנונית מדבר
Hungarian: sivatagi szirtifecske
Icelandic: Steinsvala
Italian: Rondine montana pallida, Rondine montana rupicola
Japanese: afurikachairotsubame, usuchairotsubame
Japanese: アフリカチャイロツバメ, ウスチャイロツバメ
Kwangali: Sisampamema
Latin: Hirundo fuligula, Hirundo fusciventer, Ptyonoprogne [fuligula or obsoleta], Ptyonoprogne fuligula, Pytonoprogne obsoleta
Lithuanian: Rudoji kregždė
Dutch: Kaapse Rotszwaluw, Vale Rotszwaluw
Norwegian: Ravinesvale
Polish: jaskólka blada, jaskółka blada
Portuguese: Andorinha de uropigio cinzento
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinha-das-rochas-africana
Russian: Африканская скалистая ласточка
Slovak: lastovička previsová
Slovenian: afriška skalna lastovka
Shona: Nyenganyenga
Serbian: Istočna gorska lasta
Sotho, Southern: Lekabelane
Swedish: Afrikansk klippsvala
Swahili: Kinegwa Miwamba, Mbayuwayu Koo-jeusi
Tswana: Pêolwane
Turkish: küçük kaya kırlangıcı
Tsonga: Mbawulwana
Xhosa: Inkonjane
Chinese: 非洲岩燕
Chinese (Traditional): 非洲岩燕
Zulu: iNhlolamvula

 

         

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