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Blue Whistling-Thrush
Myophonus caeruleus (Scopoli, 1786)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Myophonus

Scientific:
  Myophonus caeruleus

Citation:
  (Scopoli, 1786)

Reference:
  Del.Flor.Faun.Insubr. 2 p.88

Protonym:
  Gracula (caerulea)

Avibase ID:
  DE6C227DB24CCC29

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916148

Geographic range:

  • Myophonus caeruleus caeruleus: W China (Sichuan); winters to s China and n Indochina
  • Myophonus caeruleus temminckii: Central Asia to n India, Pakistan, se Tibet and Myanmar
  • Myophonus caeruleus eugenei: NE Assam to s Myanmar, n Thailand, sw China and Indochina
  • Myophonus caeruleus crassirostris: Peninsular and extreme se Thailand to n Malaysia
  • Myophonus caeruleus dichrorhynchus: Central and s Malaysia; foothills of w Sumatra
  • Myophonus caeruleus flavirostris: Foothill and montane forests of Java
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Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Blue Whistling-Thrush
Czech:
  modravec siný
German:
  Purpurpfeifdrossel
Danish:
  Blå Fløjtedrossel
Spanish:
  Arrenga Común
Finnish:
  sinijokirastas
French:
  Arrenga siffleur
Italian:
  Tordo zufolatore blu
Japanese:
  oorurichou
Japanese:
  オオルリチョウ
Dutch:
  Chinese Fluitlijster
Norwegian:
  Blåplystretrost
Polish:
  gwizdokos fioletowy
Portuguese:
  Tordo-assobiador-azul
Russian:
  Синяя птица
Slovak:
  hvízdač moriónový
Swedish:
  Blå visseltrast
Chinese:
  紫啸鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Arrenga siffleur ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Arrenga siffleur ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myiophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Himalayan Whistling Thrush ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Himalayan Whistling Thrush ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Blue Whistling-thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.03:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.04:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.01:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.02:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myiophoneus caeruleus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Blue Whistling Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Myiophoneus caeruleus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Myiophoneus caeruleus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Myiophoneus caeruleus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myiophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Blue Whistling-Thrush ( Myophonus caeruleus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Myophonus caeruleus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Myophonus caeruleus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Czech: modravec siný, Skalník siný
Danish: Blå Fløjtedrossel
German: Blaue Pfeifdrossel, Purpurpfeifdrossel, Purpur-Pfeifdrossel
English: Blue Whistling Thrush, Blue Whistling-Thrush, Himalayan Blue Whistling Thrush, Himalayan blue whistling trush, Himalayan Whistling Thrush, Himalayan Whistling-Thrush, Spangled Whistling-Thrush, Violet Whistling Thrush, Violet Whistling-Thrush, Whistling schoolboy, Whistling-Thrush
Spanish: Arrenga Común
Finnish: Sinijokirastas
French: Arrenga siffleur, Merle bleu siffleur, Merle siffleur bleu
Hungarian: vízi fütyülőrigó
Indonesian: Burung Ciung-batu Siul, Ciungbatu Siul, Tiung batu besar
Italian: Tordo fischiatore blu, Tordo zufolatore blu
Japanese: ō ruri-chō, oorurichou
Japanese: オオルリチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 大琉璃鳥, 大瑠璃鳥
Kazakh: Кєкқұс
Latin: Myiophoneus caeruleus, Myiophoneus caeruleus caeruleus, Myiophonus caeruleus, Myophoneus caeruleus, Myophonus caeruleus
Lithuanian: Mėlynpaukštis
Malay: Burung Murai Batu Siul, Burung Tiong Belacan
Dutch: Chinese Fluitlijster
Norwegian: Blåplystretrost
Polish: gwizdokos fioletowy, Osadnik
Pinyin: bái-bān zǐ xiào-dōng, míng-jī, niǎo jīng, shān míng-jī, zǐ xiào-dōng, zǐ-lán-sè xiào-shēng dōng
Portuguese: Tordo-assobiador-azul
Russian: Синяя птица
Slovak: Drozd morionový, hvízdač moriónový
Swedish: Blå visseltrast
Thai: นกเอี้ยงถ้ำ
Thai (Transliteration): nók îaŋ tʰâm
Vietnamese: Chim Hoét xanh, Chim Hoét xanh mỏ đen
Chinese: 山鸣鸡, 白斑紫嘯鶇, 紫啸鸫, 紫嘯鶇, 紫蓝色啸声鸫, 鸟精, 鸣鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 山鳴雞, 紫嘯鶇, 紫藍色嘯聲鶇, 鳥精, 鳴雞
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 白斑紫嘯鶇
Chinese (Taiwan): 白斑紫啸鸫

 

         

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