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Purple-throated Cotinga

Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema (Deville, É; Sclater, PL 1852)

The purple-throated cotinga is a species of bird in the cotinga family, Cotingidae. It is found in the western Amazon rainforest of South America; its range extends from southern Colombia south through eastern Ecuador and Peru and east through extreme northwestern Bolivia and into western Amazonian Brazil. It lives in the canopy or along the borders of humid forest throughout its range. The purple-throated cotinga is monotypic within the genus Porphyrolaema and has no known subspecies. It is one of the smaller cotinga species and expresses strong sexual dimorphism. Males have black upperparts with a bold white wingstripe and white edges to the tertial feathers and a white belly with some black barring on the rear flanks. The throat is a deep purple, giving the bird both its common and scientific names. Females are dark brown with pale buffy margins on the upperparts, buffy cinnamon with black barring on the underparts, and rufous on the throat. The male has a powerful voice. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cotingidae
Genus:
   Porphyrolaema
Scientific:
  Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema


Original description

Citation:
  (Deville, É; Sclater, PL 1852)

Reference:
   Rev. Mag. Zool. Pure Appl. (2), 4 p.226

Protonym:
  Cotinga porphyrolaema

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2319031


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  0B8453B70BFFB31C

Avibase ID:
  avibase-0B8453B7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0B8453B7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562425

Geographic range:

  • Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema: Tropical se Colombia to se Peru and w Amazonian Brazil
English:
Purple-throated Cotinga
Catalan:
cotinga golamorat
Czech:
kotinga amazonská
Danish:
Purpurstrubet Kotinga
German:
Purpurkehlkotinga
Spanish:
Cotinga Gorjimorado
Spanish (Spain):
Cotinga gorjimorado
Finnish:
punakurkkukotinga
French:
Cotinga à gorge mauve
Croatian:
bjeloprsa kotinga
Italian:
Cotinga golaviola
Japanese (romaji):
hashibutokazaridori
Japanese:
ハシブトカザリドリ
Lithuanian:
Purpuragurklė kotinga
Dutch:
Purperkeelcotinga
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurstrupekotinga
Norwegian:
Purpurstrupekotinga
Polish:
białobrzuch
Portuguese:
Cotinga-de-garganta-encarnada
Portuguese (Brazil):
cotinga-de-garganta-encarnada
Russian:
Сорочья котинга
Slovak:
kotinga bielobruchá
Serbian:
Kotinga ljubičastog grla
Swedish:
purpurhalsad kotinga
Ukrainian:
Котинга білочерева
Chinese:
紫喉伞鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
紫喉傘鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cotinga à gorge mauve ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cotinga à gorge mauve ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 1st edition:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2021:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2022:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 3rd edition:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 4th edition:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2015:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2016:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2017:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2018:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Clements, version 2019:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 1.50:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 1.52:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 1.53:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 1.54:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 1.55:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2015:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2016:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2017:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2018:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2019:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2021:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
eBird version 2022:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
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:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Purple-throated Cotinga ( Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema

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Species status: full species

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Catalan: cotinga golamorat
Czech: Kotinga amazonská
Danish: Purpurstrubet Kotinga
German: Purpurkehlkotinga
English: Purple throated Cotinga, Purple-throated Cotinga
English, HBW: Purple-throated Cotinga
English (IOC): Purple-throated Cotinga
English (United States): Purple-throated Cotinga
Esperanto: Kotingo de karnkolora gorĝo
Spanish: Cotinga de Garganta Morada, Cotinga Degollada, Cotinga golimorada, Cotinga Gorgimorado, Cotinga gorjimorado
Spanish (Colombia): Cotinga Degollada
Spanish (Ecuador): Cotinga golimorada, Cotinga Golipúrpura
Spanish (Spain): Cotinga Gorgimorado, Cotinga gorjimorado
Spanish (HBW): Purple-throated Cotinga
Spanish (Peru): Cotinga de Garganta Púrpura
Finnish: Punakurkkukotinga
French: Cotinga à gorge mauve
Croatian: bjeloprsa kotinga
Italian: Cotinga golapurpurea, Cotinga golaviola
Japanese (romaji): hashibutokazaridori
Japanese: ハシブトカザリドリ
Scientific: Cotinga porphyrolaema, Porphyrolaema porphyrolaema
Lithuanian: Purpuragurklė kotinga
Dutch: Purperkeelcotinga
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurstrupekotinga
Norwegian: Purpurstrupekotinga
Polish: białobrzuch, blawatnik bialobrzuchy, bławatnik białobrzuchy
Portuguese: anambé-de-garganta-encarnada, Cotinga-de-garganta-encarnada
Portuguese (Brazil): anambé-de-garganta-encarnada, Cotinga-de-garganta-encarnada
Portuguese (Portugal): Cotinga-de-garganta-vermelha, cotinga-de-garganta-violeta
Russian: Пурпурногорлая котинга, Сорочья котинга
Slovak: kotinga bielobruchá
Serbian: Kotinga ljubičastog grla
Swedish: Purpurhalsad kotinga
Turkish: Sarı gerdanlı kotinga
Ukrainian: Котинга білочерева
Chinese: 紫喉伞鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 紫喉傘鳥

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