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Red Fox Sparrow

Passerella iliaca (Merrem, 1786)

The Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) is a large American sparrow. It is the only member of the genus Passerella, although some authors split the genus into four species (see below). Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Passerellidae
Genus:
  Passerella

Scientific:
  Passerella iliaca

Citation:
  (Merrem, 1786)

Reference:
  Av.rar.icon.descr. fasc.2 p.37 pl.10

Protonym:
  Fringilla iliaca

Avibase ID:
  0B1B2EB673757787

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0B1B2EB6

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179464

Geographic range:

  • Passerella iliaca iliaca: Labrador and Newfoundland to se Quebec, Ontario; > e US
  • Passerella iliaca zaboria: NW Alaska to sw Canada; > e of Great Plains to c and s US
English:
Red Fox Sparrow
Czech:
strnadec liščí
German:
Fuchsammer
Danish:
Rævespurv
Spanish:
Chingolo Zorruno
Finnish:
kettusirkku
French:
Bruant fauve
Icelandic:
Tófutittlingur
Italian:
Passerella variabile
Japanese:
gomafusuzume
Japanese:
ゴマフスズメ
Dutch:
Rode Roodstaartgors
Norwegian:
Revespurv
Polish:
pasówka rudosterna
Portuguese:
tico-tico-raposino
Russian:
Пестрогрудая овсянка
Slovak:
strnádlik gaštanový
Swedish:
rosträvsparv
Ukrainian:
Вівсянка рябогруда
Chinese:
狐色带鹀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Passerella iliaca iliaca [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 1.52:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 1.53:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 1.54:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 1.55:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 2015:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 2016:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 2017:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 2018:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
eBird version 2019:
Fox Sparrow (Red) ( Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red Fox-sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red Fox Sparrow ( Passerella iliaca) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Passerella [iliaca, unalaschensis, schistacea or megarhyncha] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 

Other synonyms


Catalan: sit guineuer rogenc
Czech: strnadec liščí
Danish: Rævespurv
German: Fuchsammer
English: Eastern Fox Sparrow, Fox sparrow, Fox Sparrow (Red), Red Fox Sparrow, Red Fox-sparrow
English (IOC): Red Fox Sparrow
Spanish: Chingolo Zorruno, Gorrión Rascador (iliaca/zaboria), Sabanero Rascador
Spanish (Spain): Chingolo Zorruno, Chingolo Zorruno (iliaca/zaboria)
Spanish (HBW): Chingolo zorruno (iliaca/zaboria)
Spanish (Mexico): gorrión rascador, Gorrión Rascador (iliaca/zaboria)
Estonian: rebassidrik
Finnish: kettusirkku
Faroese: Reyðríputur spurvur
French: Bruant fauve, Bruant fauve (de l'Est), Bruant fauve [iliaca ou zaboria], Bruant fauve de l'Est
Irish: Gealbhan Sionnaigh
Hebrew: גבתונית הומת־זנב
Hungarian: vörhenyes verébsármány, Vörhenyes verébsármány (Vörhenyes)
Icelandic: Tófutittlingur, Tófutittlingur (iliaca/zaboria)
Italian: Passerella variabile
Japanese: goma-fu suzume, gomafusuzume, gomafusuzume (iliaca/zaboria)
Japanese: ゴマフスズメ, ゴマフスズメ (iliaca/zaboria)
Japanese (Kanji): 胡麻斑雀
Scientific: Fringilla iliaca, Passerella iliaca, Passerella iliaca [illiaca], Passerella iliaca iliaca, Passerella iliaca iliaca/zaboria, Zonotrichia iliaca
Lithuanian: Margagurklė starta, Rusvoji zonotrichija
Latvian: rudastes zvirbulis
Dutch: Rode Roodstaartgors, Roodstaartgors, Roodstaartgors (iliaca/zaboria)
Norwegian: Revespurv, revespurv (iliaca/zaboria)
Polish: pasówka rudosterna
Pinyin: hú-sè dài-wú, hú-sè què-wú
Portuguese: tico-tico-raposino
Portuguese (Portugal): Tico-tico-raposino, Tico-tico-raposino (iliaca/zaboria)
Russian: Лисья овсянка, Овсянка лисья, Пестрогрудая овсянка
Slovak: strnádlik gaštanový, Strnádlik hrdzavý
Slovenian: lisičji vrabonad
Serbian: Lisičji strnad, Lisičji strnad (iliaca/zaboria)
Swedish: Rävsparv, rosträvsparv
Turkish: kızıl kuyruklu çinte
Ukrainian: Вівсянка рябогруда
Chinese: 狐色带鹀, 狐色雀鹀
Chinese (Traditional): 狐色帶鵐, 狐色雀鵐

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