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Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus) (Gmelin, JF, 1788)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Icteridae

Scientific:
  Quiscalus mexicanus
Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Protonym:
  Corvus mexicanus

Avibase ID:
  5CBA339176A501A5

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179109

Geographic range:

  • Quiscalus mexicanus mexicanus: S Mexico (e Jalisco and San Luis Potosí) to n Nicaragua
  • Quiscalus mexicanus monsoni: SE Ariz. to w Texas and Mexican Plateau to Jalisco and Guanajuato
  • Quiscalus mexicanus prosopidicola: SE N Mex. to s Texas, Coahuila, San Luis Potosí and s Tamaulipas
  • Quiscalus mexicanus loweryi: Coastal Yucatán Peninsula, Belize and adjacent offshore islands
  • Quiscalus mexicanus peruvianus: Pacific coast of Costa Rica to nw Peru and nw Venezuela
  • Quiscalus mexicanus graysoni: Coastal nw Mexico (Sinaloa)
  • Quiscalus mexicanus nelsoni: SE California to s Arizona and w Mexico (ne Baja and s Sonora)
  • Quiscalus mexicanus obscurus: Coastal sw Mexico (Nayarit to Guerrero)
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Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Great-tailed Grackle
Czech:
  vlhovec velkoocasý
German:
  Dohlengrackel
Danish:
  Kragegrackel
Spanish:
  Zanate Mexicano
Finnish:
  pitkäpyrstöturpiaali
French:
  Quiscale à longue queue
Italian:
  Gracchio messicano
Japanese:
  onagakuromukudorimodoki
Japanese:
  オナガクロムクドリモドキ
Dutch:
  Langstaarttroepiaal
Norwegian:
  Båthaletrupial
Polish:
  wilgowron meksykanski
Russian:
  Большой вороний дрозд
Slovak:
  vlhovec člnkochvostý
Swedish:
  Mexikobåtstjärt
Chinese:
  大尾拟八哥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus macrourus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
    Quiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
    Megaquiscalus major macrourus
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
    Cassidix mexicanus mexicanus
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Quiscale à longue queue ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Quiscale à longue queue ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
James Lee Peters:
    Quiscalus mexicanus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Quiscalus mexicanus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Quiscalus mexicanus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus mexicanus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Quiscalus mexicanus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes considered a nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Quiscalus [mexicanus or major] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Czech: Vlhovec velkoocasý
Danish: Kragegrackel
German: Dohlengrackel, Dohlen-Grackel, Mexiko-Bootschwanz
English: Boat-tailed Grackle, Great-tailed Crow blackbird, Great-tailed Grackle, Great-tailed Grakle
Spanish: Clarinero, Clarinero Gande, Clarinero o zanate, Clarinero o zanate grande, Mariamulata, Zanate Grande, Zanate Mayor, Zanate Mexicano
Spanish (Colombia): Mariamulata
Spanish (Costa Rica): Clarinero, Clarinero o zanate grande
Spanish (Honduras): Clarinero o zanate
Spanish (Mexico): Zanate Mayor, zanate mexicano
Spanish (Nicaragua): Zanate Grande
Spanish (Venezuela): Galandra
Finnish: Pitkäpyrstöturpiaali
French: Grand Mainate, Quiscale à longue queue, Quiscale à queue large, Quiscale géant
Hungarian: mexikói csónakfarkú
Italian: Gracchio messicano, Gracula codalunga
Japanese: onagakuromukudorimodoki
Japanese: オナガクロムクドリモドキ
Latin: Cassidix mexicanus, Cassidix mexicanus mexicanus, Megaquiscalus major, Megaquiscalus major macrourus, Megaquiscalus major major, Quiscalus macrourus, Quiscalus major, Quiscalus major macrourus, Quiscalus major major, Quiscalus mexicanus
Mayan languages: kau
Dutch: Bootstaarttroepiaal, Langstaarttroepiaal
Norwegian: Båthaletrupial, Storhaletrupial
Polish: wilgowron meksykanski, Wilgowron meksykański
Russian: Большехвостый гракл, Большой вороний дрозд, Лодкохвостый кассик
Slovak: Trupiálovec člnkochvostý, vlhovec clnkochvostý, vlhovec člnkochvostý, vlhovec pobrežný
Swedish: Mexikobåtstjärt
Chinese: 大尾拟八哥, 宽尾拟八哥

 

         

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