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Hamerkop
Scopus umbretta Gmelin, JF, 1789
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Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Scopidae
Genus:
  Scopus

Scientific:
  Scopus umbretta

Citation:
  Gmelin, JF, 1789

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.618

Protonym:
  Scopus umbretta

Avibase ID:
  FC10F6ED31D29188

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174894

Geographic range:

  • Scopus umbretta umbretta: Tropical Africa, Madagascar and sw Arabia
  • Scopus umbretta minor: Coastal w Africa (Sierra Leone to w Cameroon)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Hamerkop
Czech:
  kladivouš africký
German:
  Hammerkopf
Danish:
  Hammerhoved
Spanish:
  Avemartillo
Finnish:
  vasarapäähaikara
French:
  Ombrette africaine
Icelandic:
  Hamerkop
Italian:
  Umbretta
Japanese:
  shumokudori
Japanese:
  シュモクドリ
Dutch:
  Hamerkop
Norwegian:
  Skyggefugl
Polish:
  waruga
Portuguese:
  Pássaro-martelo
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Hamerkop
Russian:
  Молотоглавая цапля
Slovak:
  takatra tmavá
Swedish:
  skuggstork
Chinese:
  锤头鹳


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Hamerkop
Catalan: Ocell martell
Czech: Kladivouš africký
Danish: Hammerhoved
German: Hammerkopf, Schattenvogel
English: Hamerkop, Hammer head, Hammercop, Hammerhead, Hammerhead Stork, Hammer-headed Stork, Hammerkop
English (Kenya): Hamerkop
Spanish: Ave Martillo, Avemartillo
Spanish (Spain): Avemartillo
Estonian: vasarpea
Finnish: Varjohaikara, vasarapäähaikara
French: Ombrette, Ombrette africaine, Ombrette du Sénégal
Hungarian: gogó
Italian: Uccello martello, Umbretta
Japanese: shumokudori
Japanese: シュモクドリ
Kwangali: Mfune
Latin: Scopus umbretta
Lithuanian: Kūjagalvis, Kūjagalvis gandras
Latvian: āmurgalvis
Malagasy: akoholahinala, Takatra, Takatsy
Dutch: Hamerkop
Norwegian: Skyggefugl
Polish: waruga
Portuguese: Pássaro-martelo
Portuguese (Portugal): Pássaro-martelo
Russian: Молотоглав, Молотоглавая цапля, Молотоголовая цапля
Slovak: Takatra tmavá
Shona: vaKondo
Serbian: Čaplja batoglavka
Siswant: Tsekwane
Sotho, Southern: Mamasianoke
Swedish: Skuggstork
Swahili: Msingwe
Tswana: Mmamasiloanokê
Turkish: Çekiçgaga
Tsonga: Mandonzwana
Xhosa: Uqhimngqoshe
Chinese: 锤头鹳
Chinese (Traditional): 錘頭鸛
Zulu: uThekwane

 

         

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