Bird checklists - taxonomy - distribution - maps - links
Welcome Guest
White-rumped Swift
Apus caffer (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)
summary   taxon grid   map   eBird   Wikipedia   NatureServe   ITIS   Birdlife   Flickr   Audio   More links



(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Apus

Scientific:
  Apus caffer

Citation:
  (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)

Reference:
  Verz.Doubl.Zool.Mus.Berlin p.58

Protonym:
  Cypselus Caffer

Avibase ID:
  FA9F60196383DBA2

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555018

Geographic range:

  • Apus caffer: S Iberian Peninsula, central Morocco and sub-Saharan Africa
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-rumped Swift
Czech:
  rorýs bělokostřecový
German:
  Kaffernsegler
Danish:
  Kaffersejler
Spanish:
  Vencejo Cafre
Finnish:
  kafferikiitäjä
French:
  Martinet cafre
Icelandic:
  Ljásvölungur
Italian:
  Rondone cafro
Japanese:
  afurikakoshijiroamatsubame
Japanese:
  アフリカコシジロアマツバメ
Dutch:
  Kaffergierzwaluw
Norwegian:
  Kafferseiler
Polish:
  jerzyk widlosterny
Portuguese:
  Andorinhão-cafre
Portuguese (Brazil):
  White-rumped Swift
Russian:
  Белогузый стриж
Slovak:
  dážďovník lastovičí
Swedish:
  vitgumpseglare
Chinese:
  非洲白腰雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Witkruiswindswael
Catalan: Falciot cuablanc africà, Falciot culblanc africà
Czech: rorýs bělokostřecový, Rorýs kaferský
Danish: Kaffersejler
German: Kaffernsegler, Weißbürzelsegler
English: Abyssinian White-rumped Swift, African White-rumped Swift, Angola White-rumped Swift, Caffer Swift, Whiterumped Swift, White-rumped Swift
English (Kenya): White-rumped Swift
Spanish: Vencejo Cafre
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo Cafre
Estonian: Sirppiiritaja, sirppiiritaja (sirp-piirpääsuke), sirppiiritaja e. sirp-piirpääsuke
Basque: Falciot culblanc africà
Finnish: Kafferikiitäjä
French: Martinet à croupion blanc, Martinet caffre, Martinet cafre, Martinet de Cafrerie
Galician: Cirrio cafre, Falciot culblanc africà
Hebrew: סיס צר־שת
Croatian: Afrička čiopa
Hungarian: kaffer sarlósfecske
Icelandic: Ljásvölungur
Italian: Rondone cafro
Japanese: afurikakoshijiroamatsubame
Japanese: アフリカコシジロアマツバメ
Kwangali: Sisampamema
Latin: Apus caffer, Apus caffer ansorgei, Apus caffer caffer, Apus caffer streubelii, Cypselus Caffer
Lithuanian: Baltasturplis čiurlys, Baltnugaris čiurlys
Latvian: baltmuguras svīre
Dutch: Kaffer gierzwaluw, Kaffergierzwaluw
Norwegian: Kafferseiler
Polish: jerzyk widlosterny, jerzyk widłosterny
Portuguese: Andorinhão-cafre
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinhão-cafre
Russian: Белогузый стриж, Стриж с белым надхвостьем
Slovak: dážďovník lasovičkovitý, dážďovník lastovičí
Slovenian: gibraltarski hudournik
Serbian: Afrička čiopa
Sotho, Southern: Lehaqasi
Swedish: Kafferseglare, vitgumpseglare
Swahili: Teleka Kiuno-cheupe
Tswana: Pêolwane
Turkish: Endülüs Ebabili
Tsonga: Nkonjana
Xhosa: Ihlabankomo
Chinese: 非洲白腰雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 非洲白腰雨燕
Zulu: uNonqane

 

         

Avibase has been visited 245,620,280 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy