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Malagasy Palm-Swift

Cypsiurus gracilis (Sharpe, 1871)

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Cypsiurus

Scientific:
  Cypsiurus gracilis

Citation:
  (Sharpe, 1871)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p.315

Protonym:
  Cypselus gracilis

Avibase ID:
  07AB7B3FEA7FA87B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/07AB7B3F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 693347

Geographic range:

  • Cypsiurus gracilis gracilis: Madagascar
  • Cypsiurus gracilis griveaudi: Comoro Islands
English:
Malagasy Palm-Swift
Danish:
Madagaskarpalmesejler
German:
Madagaskarpalmsegler
French:
Martinet de Madagascar
Dutch:
Madagaskarpalmgierzwaluw
Polish:
jerzyk skromny
Slovak:
sŕpik madagaskarský
Swedish:
madagaskarpalmseglare
Ukrainian:
серпокрилець мадагаскарський
Chinese:
马岛棕雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Malagasy Palm-Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Malagasy Palm-Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Malagasy Palm-Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Madagascar Palm-swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Madagascar Palm-swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Malagasy Palm-Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Malagasy Palm-Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Malagasy Palm Swift ( Cypsiurus gracilis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cypsiurus [parvus or gracilis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Danish: Madagaskarpalmesejler
German: Madagaskarpalmsegler
English: Madagascar Palm-swift, Malagasy Palm Swift, Malagasy Palm-Swift
French: Martinet de Madagascar
Scientific: Cypselus gracilis, Cypsiurus gracilis, Cypsiurus gracilis gracilis
Dutch: Madagaskarpalmgierzwaluw
Polish: jerzyk skromny
Slovak: sŕpik madagaskarský
Swedish: madagaskarpalmseglare
Ukrainian: серпокрилець мадагаскарський
Chinese: 马岛棕雨燕

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