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West African Swallow
Cecropis domicella (von Heuglin, 1869)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Cecropis

Scientific:
  Cecropis domicella

Citation:
  (von Heuglin, 1869)

Reference:
  Vog.Ost.-Afr.[Finsch & Hartlaub] p.143

Protonym:
  Hirundo domicella

Avibase ID:
  0D8DB4AE1ECF61AF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0D8DB4AE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916677

Geographic range:

  • Cecropis domicella: Senegambia and Guinea east to southwestern Sudan, South Sudan, and western Ethiopia
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  West African Swallow
German:
  Africanischer Schwalbe
Danish:
  Lavlandssvale
Spanish:
  Golondrina Africana
French:
  Hirondelle ouest-africaine
Italian:
  Rondine rossiccia del Sahel
Japanese:
  afurikakoshiakatsubame
Japanese:
  ニシアフリカコシアカツバメ
Dutch:
  West-Afrikaanse Zwaluw
Polish:
  jaskólka tropikalna
Slovak:
  lastovička tropická
Swedish:
  västafrikansk svala
Chinese:
  西非燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Hirondelle ouest-africaine ( Hirundo domicella) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   West African Swallow ( Hirundo domicella) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 1.53:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 1.54:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 1.55:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 2015:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 2016:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 2017:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
eBird version 2018:
   Red-rumped Swallow (West African) ( Cecropis daurica domicella)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
    Hirundo daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   West African Swallow ( Cecropis domicella) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Cecropis daurica domicella [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   West African Swallow ( Hirundo domicella) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   West African Swallow ( Hirundo domicella) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   West African Swallow ( Hirundo domicella) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Hirundo domicella [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Cecropis domicella [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cecropis [daurica, hyperythra or domicella] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Danish: Lavlandssvale
German: Africanischer Schwalbe, Rötelschwalbe (domicella)
English: Lowland Swallow, Red-rumped Swallow (West African), Senegal Red-rumped Swallow, West African Striated Swallow, West African Swallow
Spanish: Golondrina Africana
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Dáurica (domicella)
Estonian: sudaani roostepääsuke
French: Hirondelle des savanes, Hirondelle ouest-africaine, Hirondelle rousseline (domicella), Hirondelle rousseline (ouest-africaine)
Italian: Rondine d'Africa Occidentale, Rondine rossiccia del Sahel
Japanese: afurikakoshiakatsubame, koshiakatsubame (domicella)
Japanese: アフリカコシアカツバメ, コシアカツバメ (domicella), ニシアフリカコシアカツバメ
Latin: Cecropis daurica domicella, Cecropis domicella, Hirundo daurica domicella, Hirundo domicella, Lillia daurica domicella
Dutch: Afrikaanse Rotszwaluw, Roodstuitzwaluw (domicella), Vrouwenzwaluw, West-Afrikaanse Zwaluw
Norwegian: amursvale (domicella)
Polish: jaskólka tropikalna, jaskółka tropikalna
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinha-dáurica (domicella)
Slovak: lastovička tropická
Swedish: Västafrikansk svala
Turkish: Kızıl Kırlangıç (domicella)
Chinese: 西非燕
Chinese (Traditional): 西非燕

 

         

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