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Mottled Spinetail
Telacanthura ussheri (Sharpe, 1870)
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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Telacanthura

Scientific:
  Telacanthura ussheri

Citation:
  (Sharpe, 1870)

Reference:
  Ibis p.483

Protonym:
  Chaetura ussheri

Avibase ID:
  8ACC245F174B13A5

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554980

Geographic range:

  • Telacanthura ussheri ussheri: Senegambia to Nigeria
  • Telacanthura ussheri sharpei: Cameroon to Gabon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Uganda
  • Telacanthura ussheri stictilaema: Coastal s Kenya to n Tanzania, Zanzibar and Pemba I.
  • Telacanthura ussheri benguellensis: W Angola to Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Mottled Spinetail
Czech:
  rorýs proužkobradý
German:
  Baobabsegler
Danish:
  Baobabtornhalesejler
Spanish:
  Vencejo de Baobab
Finnish:
  suomukiitäjä
French:
  Martinet d'Ussher
Icelandic:
  Mottled Spinetail
Italian:
  Rondone codaspinosa maculato
Japanese:
  nodofuharioamatsubame
Japanese:
  ノドフハリオアマツバメ
Dutch:
  Baobabgierzwaluw
Norwegian:
  Baobabseiler
Polish:
  kolcosternik luskogardly
Portuguese:
  Rabo-espinhoso-malhado
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Mottled Spinetail
Russian:
  Пятнистогорлый иглохвост
Slovak:
  srp škvrnitohrdlý
Swedish:
  vattrad taggstjärtseglare
Chinese:
  斑喉针尾雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Gevlekte Stekelstert
Catalan: Falciot cuaespinós dels baobabs
Czech: Rorýs pestrokrký, rorýs proužkobradý
Danish: Baobabtornhalesejler
German: Baobab Segler, Baobabsegler, Fleckenbrustsegler
English: Mottled Spinetail, Mottled Spinetail Swift, Mottled Spinetailed Swift, Mottled-throated Needletail, Mottled-throated Spinetail, Mottled-throated Spine-tailed Swif, Mottled-throated Spine-tailed Swift, Mottled-throated Swift, Mottle-throated Needletail, Mottle-throated Spinetail, Mottle-throated Spinetailed Swift, Mottle-throated Spinte-tailed Swift, Ussher's Spinetail, Ussher's Spine-tailed Swift
English (Kenya): Mottled Spinetail
Spanish: Rabitojo de Garganta Multicolor, Vencejo de Baobab
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo de Baobab
Estonian: tähnik-kammsaba
Finnish: Suomukiitäjä
French: Martinet d’Ussher, Martinet d'Ussher, Martinet épineux à queue tachetée, Martinet épineux d'Ussher
Hungarian: baobab sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone codaspinosa gola marezzata, Rondone codaspinosa maculato
Japanese: nodofuharioamatsubame
Japanese: ノドフハリオアマツバメ
Latin: Chaetura ussheri, Telacanthura ussheri, Telecanthura ussheri
Lithuanian: Dėmėtagurklė telekantura
Dutch: Baobabgierzwaluw, Boababgierzwaluw, Boabab-gierzwaluw
Norwegian: Baobabseiler
Polish: kolcosternik luskogardly, kolcosternik łuskogardły
Portuguese: Rabo-espinhoso-malhado
Portuguese (Portugal): Rabo-espinhoso-malhado
Russian: Пятнистогорлый иглохвост, Стриж пестрый колючехвостый
Slovak: srp škvrnitohrdlý
Swedish: Marmortaggstjärtseglare, vattrad taggstjärtseglare
Swahili: Teleka Koo-madoa
Chinese: 斑喉针尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 斑喉刺尾雨燕

 

         

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