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Northern Hepatic-Tanager

Piranga hepatica (Swainson, 1827)

The hepatic tanager is a medium-sized American songbird. Formerly placed in the tanager family (Thraupidae), it and other members of the genus Piranga are now classified in the cardinal family (Cardinalidae). The species's plumage and vocalizations are similar to other members of the cardinal family. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cardinalidae
Genus:
   Piranga
Scientific:
  Piranga hepatica


Original description

Citation:
  (Swainson, 1827)

Reference:
  Philos.Mag.n.s. p. 438

Protonym:
  Pyranga hepatica

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15530448


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  0C8A17924A91009A

Avibase ID:
  avibase-0C8A1792

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0C8A1792


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 997775

Geographic range:

  • Piranga hepatica hepatica: SW US and w Mexico (south to Guerrero and Oaxaca)
  • Piranga hepatica dextra: SW US (e of Rockies) and e Mexico; winters to w Guatemala
  • Piranga hepatica figlina: Lowland pine savanna of e Guatemala and Belize
  • Piranga hepatica savannarum: Lowland pine savanna of e Honduras and ne Nicaragua
  • Piranga hepatica albifacies: Montane oak-pine belt of w Guatemala to n Nicaragua
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English:
Northern Hepatic-Tanager
Catalan:
piranga hepàtica
Danish:
Nordlig Ildtangar
German:
Zinnoberkardinal
Spanish:
Piranga hepática
French:
Piranga à joues grises
Croatian:
borova piranga
Dutch:
Noordelijke Levertangare
Norwegian:
Blodpiranga
Polish:
piranga jednobarwna
Portuguese:
sanhaço-de-bochecha-cinzenta
Slovak:
piranga borovicová
Swedish:
tegelröd tangara
Ukrainian:
Піранга сонцепера
Chinese:
暗红丽唐纳雀
Chinese (Traditional):
褐色比藍雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Northern Hepatic-Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Hepatic Tanager (Northern) ( Piranga flava [hepatica Group]) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Hepatic Tanager (Northern) ( Piranga flava [hepatica Group]) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
Hepatic Tanager (Northern) ( Piranga flava [hepatica Group]) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Northern Hepatic-tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Northern Hepatic-tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Hepatic Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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:
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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 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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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 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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Hepatic Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Hepatic Tanager ( Piranga hepatica) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Piranga hepatica [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Piranga [flava, hepatica, lutea or haemalea] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: piranga hepàtica
Danish: Nordlig Ildtangar
German: Nordzinnobertangare, Zinnoberkardinal, Zinnoberkardinal [hepatica-Gruppe]
English: Hepatic Tanager, Hepatic Tanager (Northern), Northern Hepatic-Tanager
English, HBW: Hepatic Tanager (Northern)
English (IOC): Hepatic Tanager
English (United States): Hepatic Tanager (Northern)
Spanish: Piranga Encinera (grupo hepatica), Piranga Hepática, Piranga Hepática (grupo hepatica)
Spanish (Argentine): Fueguero [grupo hepatica]
Spanish (Costa Rica): Tangara Bermeja (grupo hepatica), Tangara Bermeja [grupo hepatica]
Spanish (Ecuador): Piranga Bermeja [Grupo hepatica]
Spanish (Spain): Piranga hepática (grupo hepatica)
Spanish (HBW): Hepatic Tanager (Northern)
Spanish (Mexico): Piranga Encinera (grupo hepatica)
Spanish (Panama): Tangara Bermeja (grupo hepatica)
Spanish (Peru): Piranga Bermeja [grupo hepatica]
Spanish (Paraguay): Fueguero rojo [grupo hepatica]
Spanish (Uruguay): Fueguero [Grupo hepatica]
Estonian: männi-leeklind
French: Piranga à joues grises, Piranga orangé (à joues grises), Piranga orangé [hepatica], Tangara à joues grises
Croatian: borova piranga
Icelandic: Lifrartáni [hepatica hópur]
Japanese (romaji): rengafuukinchou (hepatica guru-pu)
Japanese: レンガフウキンチョウ (hepatica グループ), レンガフウキンチョウ(hepatica グループ)
Scientific: Piranga flava [hepatica Group], Piranga flava hepatica, Piranga hepatica, Piranga hepatica hepatica, Pyranga hepatica
Dutch: Levertangare (hepatica groep), Noordelijke Levertangare
Norwegian: Blodpiranga, blodpiranga (hepatica gr.)
Polish: piranga cynobrowa [gr. hepatica], piranga jednobarwna
Portuguese: sanhaço-de-bochecha-cinzenta
Portuguese (Brazil): sanhaço-montano/de-fogo [grupo hepatica]
Portuguese (Portugal): piranga-de-fogo [grupo hepatica]
Russian: Красная пиранга [группа hepatica]
Slovak: piranga borovicová, piranga borovicová (skup.)
Serbian: Žućkasta tangara [hepatica grupa]
Swedish: Tegelröd tangara
Turkish: Hepatik piranga [hepatica grubu]
Ukrainian: Піранга сонцепера
Chinese: 暗红丽唐纳雀
Chinese (Traditional): 褐色比藍雀

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