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White-crested or Chilean Elaenia

Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis] (= Elaenia albiceps) (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837)

The White-crested Elaenia (Elaenia albiceps) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family, the tyrant flycatchers. It has several subspecies breeding across southern and western parts of South America. Southern birds migrate north in winter. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
  Elaenia

Scientific:
  Elaenia albiceps

Citation:
  (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837)

Reference:
  Mag.Zool. 7 cl.2 p.47

Protonym:
  M [uscipeta] albiceps

Avibase ID:
  0B85D904A81F72AC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0B85D904

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559847

Geographic range:

  • Elaenia albiceps albiceps: Extreme se Peru (Puno) and nw Bolivia
  • Elaenia albiceps griseigularis: Andes of sw Colombia (Nariño) to Ecuador and nw Peru
  • Elaenia albiceps diversa: Central Andes of Peru (Cajamarca to Huánuco)
  • Elaenia albiceps urubambae: Subtropical se Peru (Cuzco)
  • Elaenia chilensis: Andes of Bolivia to Tierra del Fuego; winters north to Brazil
English:
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia
Czech:
elenie bělokorunkatá
German:
Buschelaenie
Danish:
Ecuadorelænia
Spanish:
Fio-fio Chileno
Finnish:
harmaarintaelenia
French:
Élénie à cimier blanc ou É. du Chili
Italian:
Elenia crestabianca
Japanese:
shiragikutairanchou
Japanese:
シラギクタイランチョウ
Dutch:
Witkuifelenia
Norwegian:
Hvitisseelenia
Polish:
elenia bialoczuba
Portuguese:
guaracava-de-crista-branca
Portuguese (Brazil):
guaracava-de-crista-branca
Russian:
Белохохлая эления
Slovak:
elénia ozdobená
Swedish:
Vittofsad elenia
Ukrainian:
Еленія білочуба
Chinese:
白冠拟霸鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-crested or Chilean Elaenia ( Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Élénie à cimier blanc ( Elaenia albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
White-crested Elaenia (White-crested) ( Elaenia albiceps [albiceps Group])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Elaenia [albiceps, chilensis or modesta]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: elènia de cresta blanca
Czech: elenie bělokorunkatá
Danish: Ecuadorelænia
German: Buschelaenie
English: White-crested Elaenia, White-crested Elaenia (White-crested), White-crested or Chilean Elaenia
Spanish: Elenia Buchiblanca, Fio-fio, Fio-fio Chileno, Fiofío Crestiblanco, Fiofío silbón, Fíofío Silbón, Viudita Chilena
Spanish (Argentine): Fiofío silbón
Spanish (Chile): Fio-fio
Spanish (Colombia): Elaenia ventriblanca, Elenia Buchiblanca
Spanish (Spain): Fiofío Crestiblanco
Spanish (Peru): Fío-Fío de Cresta Blanca
Spanish (Paraguay): Fiofío silbón
Spanish (Uruguay): Fíofío Silbón, Viudita Chilena
Finnish: Harmaarintaelenia
French: Élaène à couronne blanche, Élénie à cimier blanc, Élénie à cimier blanc ou É. du Chili
Hungarian: fehérbóbitás elénia
Italian: Elenia crestabianca
Japanese: shiragikutairanchou
Japanese: シラギクタイランチョウ
Scientific: Elaenia [albiceps or chilensis], Elaenia albiceps, Elaenia albiceps [albiceps Group], Elaenia albiceps albiceps, M [uscipeta] albiceps
Lithuanian: Baltakuodė elenija
Dutch: Witkuifelenia
Norwegian: Hvitisseelenia
Polish: elenia bialoczuba, elenia białoczuba
Portuguese: guaracava-de-crista-branca
Portuguese (Brazil): guaracava-de-crista-branca
Russian: Белохохлая эления
Slovak: elénia ozdobená
Swedish: Vittofsad elenia
Ukrainian: Еленія білочуба
Chinese: 白冠拟霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 白冠伊拉鶲

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