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Great Antshrike

Taraba major (Vieillot, 1816)

The Great Antshrike (Taraba major) is a passerine bird in the antbird family. It is the only member of the genus Taraba-(monotypic). Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Thamnophilidae
Genus:
  Taraba

Scientific:
  Taraba major

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1816)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 3 p.313

Protonym:
  Thamnophilus major

Avibase ID:
  0776F49835D1CDC6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0776F498

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563327

Geographic range:

  • Taraba major major: E Bolivia to s-cent. Brazil, w Paraguay and n Argentina
  • Taraba major semifasciatus: Extreme e Colombia to s Venezuela, the Guianas, n and e Brazil
  • Taraba major duidae: Tepuis of se Venezuela (Mt. Duida)
  • Taraba major melanurus: SE Colombia to e Ecuador, e Peru and sw Amazonian Brazil)
  • Taraba major borbae: S-c Amazonian Brazil (Rio Purús to Rio Madeira)
  • Taraba major stagurus: NE Brazil (e Maranhão to Pernambuco and Espiríto Santo)
  • Taraba major transandeanus: Coastal sw Colombia to w Ecuador and nw Peru (Tumbes)
  • Taraba major melanocrissus: Caribbean slope of se Mexico (San Luis Potosí) to w Panama
  • Taraba major obscurus: W Costa Rica to Panama and n Colombia
  • Taraba major granadensis: Caribbean slope of n Colombia to nw Venezuela
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English:
Great Antshrike
Czech:
mravenčík velký
German:
Weißbrust-Ameisenwürger
Danish:
Broget Myretornskade
Spanish:
Batará Mayor
Finnish:
lepinkäismuura
French:
Grand Batara
Italian:
Averla formichiera maggiore
Japanese:
ooarimozu
Japanese:
オオアリモズ
Dutch:
Grote Mierklauwier
Norwegian:
Hvitbrystmaurvarsler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitbrystmaurvarslar
Polish:
taraba
Portuguese:
Choró-boi
Portuguese (Brazil):
Chorá-boi
Russian:
Тараба
Slovak:
batara veľká
Swedish:
större myrtörnskata
Ukrainian:
Тараба
Chinese:
大蚁鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Grand Batara ( Taraba major) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 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):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Taraba major [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Taraba major [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: batarà encaputxat
Czech: Mravencík velký, mravenčík velký
Danish: Broget Myretornskade
German: Weißbrust-Ameisenwürger
English: Great Antshrike
English (IOC): Great Antshrike
Spanish: Batará Blanco y Negro, Batará Grande, Batará Mayor, Chororó, Hormiguero Mayor, Hormiguro grande
Spanish (Argentine): Batará mayor, Chororó
Spanish (Colombia): Batará Grande, Batará mayor
Spanish (Costa Rica): Batará grande
Spanish (Ecuador): Batará Mayor
Spanish (Spain): Batará Mayor
Spanish (HBW): Great Antshrike
Spanish (Honduras): Hormiguro grande
Spanish (Mexico): Batará Mayor
Spanish (Nicaragua): Batará Mayor, Hormiguero Mayor
Spanish (Panama): Batará Mayor
Spanish (Peru): Batará Grande
Spanish (Paraguay): Chororó
Spanish (Venezuela): Batara Mayor
Finnish: Lepinkäismuura
French: Grand Batara, Grand Taraba
Guianese Creole French: Taraba
Guarani: Chororo
Hungarian: búbos hangyászgébics
Italian: Averla formichiera maggiore, Chororo
Japanese: ooarimozu
Japanese: オオアリモズ
Scientific: Taraba major, Taraba major major, Thamnophilus major
Lithuanian: Taraba
Dutch: Grote Mierklauwier
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitbrystmaurvarslar
Norwegian: Hvitbrystmaurvarsler
Wayampi: Kuliwaki, Tolotolo
Polish: taraba, taraba (południowa)
Portuguese: Cancão-de-fogo, choca-grande, chocão-de-barriga-branca, chorá-boi, choro-boi, Choró-boi, corró
Portuguese (Brazil): cancão-de-fogo, choca-grande, chocão-de-barriga-branca, Chorá-boi, choro-boi, choró-boi, corró
Portuguese (Portugal): Choró-boi
Russian: Тараба
Slovak: batara veľká
Sranan: Mirafowru
Swedish: Större myrtörnskata
Ukrainian: Тараба
Chinese: 大蚁鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 大蟻鵙

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