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Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling
Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth] (= Lamprotornis chloropterus) Swainson, 1838
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
  Lamprotornis

Scientific:
  Lamprotornis chloropterus

Citation:
  Swainson, 1838

Reference:
  Anim.Menag. p.359

Protonym:
  Lamprotornis chloropterus

Avibase ID:
  0AA15ACA2E568BF3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0AA15ACA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560676

Geographic range:

  • Lamprotornis chloropterus: Senegambia east to southern Sudan, South Sudan, Eritrea, estern Ethiopia, northern Uganda, and western Kenya
  • Lamprotornis elisabeth: SE Kenya and Tanzania to Zimbabwe
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling
Czech:
  leskoptev malá
German:
  Messingglanzstar
Danish:
  Miomboglansstær
Spanish:
  Estornino de Swainson
Finnish:
  purppuraperäkottarainen
French:
  Choucador de Swainson ou C. élisabeth
Italian:
  Storno splendente guanceblu minore
Japanese:
  koseikimukudori
Japanese:
  コセイキムクドリ
Dutch:
  Blauwoor-glansspreeuw
Norwegian:
  Småglansstær
Polish:
  blyszczak niebieskouchy
Portuguese:
  Estorninho-pequeno-de-orelha-azul
Russian:
  Свенсонов блестящий скворец
Slovak:
  liskavec modrosluchý
Swedish:
  Mindre glansstare
Chinese:
  小蓝耳辉椋鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth])
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Choucador de Swainson ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Lesser Blue-eared Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Lamprotornis chloropterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Lamprotornis chloropterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Lamprotornis chloropterus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis chloropterus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Klein-blouoorglansspreeu
Catalan: estornell de Swainson
Czech: Leskoptev malá
Danish: Miomboglansstær
German: Elisabethglanzstar, Messingglanzstar, Messing-Glanzstar
English: Green-tailed Glossy-Starling, Lesser Blue eared Glossy Starling, Lesser Blue-eared Glossy Starling, Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling, Lesser Blue-eared Starling, Lesser or Southern Blue-eared Glossy-Starling, Northern Blue-eared Glossy Starling, Southern Lesser Blue-eared Starling, Swainson's Glossy Starling, Swainson's Glossy-Starling
English (IOC): Lesser/Miombo Blue-eared Starling
English (Kenya): Lesser Blue-eared Starling
Spanish: Estornino Brillante de Orejas Azules Chico, Estornino de Swainson
Spanish (Spain): Estornino de Swainson
Spanish (HBW): Lesser Blue-eared Starling
Finnish: Purppuraperäkottarainen
French: Choucador de Swainson, Choucador de Swainson ou C. élisabeth, Étourneau à oreillons bleus, Étourneau métallique de Swainson, Merle métallique de Swainson
Hungarian: zöldszárnyú fényseregély
Italian: Storno splendente guanceblu minore, Storno splendido blu minore
Japanese: himeseikimukudori, koseikimukudori
Japanese: コセイキムクドリ, ヒメセイキムクドリ
Latin: Lamprotornis [chloropterus or elisabeth], Lamprotornis chloropterus, Lamprotornis chloropterus chloropterus, Lamprotornis chloropterus cyanogenys
Lithuanian: Sveinsono blizgusis varnėnas
Dutch: Blauwoorglansspreeuw, Blauwoor-glansspreeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Småglansstare
Norwegian: Småglansstær
Polish: blyszczak niebieskouchy, błyszczak niebieskouchy
Portuguese: Estorninho-pequeno-de-orelha-azul
Russian: Свенсонов блестящий скворец
Slovak: liskavec modrosluchý
Serbian: Mali plavouhi čvorak
Swedish: Mindre glansstare, mindre glansstare/miomboglansstare
Swahili: Kuzi Bawa-kijani
Ukrainian: Мерл синьощокий
Chinese: 小蓝耳辉椋鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 小藍耳輝椋鳥

 

         

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