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Pearl-breasted Swallow

Hirundo dimidiata Sundevall, 1850

The Pearl-breasted Swallow (Hirundo dimidiata) is a small swallow. It breeds in southern Africa from Angola, southern Zaire and Tanzania southwards. It is partially migratory with many birds from the south west of South Africa wintering further north. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Hirundo

Scientific:
  Hirundo dimidiata

Citation:
  Sundevall, 1850

Reference:
  Oefv.Vet.-Akad.Forh. 7 p.107

Protonym:
  Hirundo dimidiata

Avibase ID:
  0E5AB5F0D155162A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0E5AB5F0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560465

Geographic range:

  • Hirundo dimidiata dimidiata: Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, and Swaziland
  • Hirundo dimidiata marwitzi: Angola to Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, sw Tanzania and Malawi
English:
Pearl-breasted Swallow
Czech:
vlaštovka perlovoprsá
German:
Perlbrustschwalbe
Danish:
Kapsvale
Spanish:
Golondrina Perlada
Finnish:
helmipääsky
French:
Hirondelle à gorge perlée
Italian:
Rondine pettoperla
Japanese:
ogurotsubame
Japanese:
オグロツバメ
Dutch:
Parelborstzwaluw
Norwegian:
Perlebrystsvale
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Perlebrystsvale
Polish:
jaskólka przyladkowa
Portuguese:
Andorinha de perolas
Russian:
Жемчужногорлая ласточка
Slovak:
lastovička perleťová
Swedish:
pärlemorbröstad svala
Ukrainian:
Ластівка перлистовола
Chinese:
珠胸燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Hirondelle à gorge perlée ( Hirundo dimidiata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hirundo dimidiata [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Perelborsswael, Pêrelborsswael
Catalan: oreneta perlada
Czech: vlaštovka perlovoprsá, Vlaštovka Sundevallova
Danish: Kapsvale
German: Perlbrustschwalbe
English: Pearl breasted Swallow, Pearlbreasted Swallow, Pearl-breasted Swallow
English (IOC): Pearl-breasted Swallow
Spanish: Golondrina de Pecho Perlado, Golondrina Perlada
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Perlada
Spanish (HBW): Pearl-breasted Swallow
Estonian: sarapääsuke
Finnish: Helmipääsky
French: Hirondelle à gorge perlée
Italian: Rondine pettoperla, Rondine pettoperlato
Japanese: ogurotsubame
Japanese: オグロツバメ
Kwangali: Sisampamema
Scientific: Hirundo dimidata, Hirundo dimidiata, Hirundo dimidiata dimidiata
Lithuanian: Baltakrūtė šelmeninė kregždė
Dutch: Parelborstzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Perlebrystsvale
Norwegian: Perlebrystsvale
Polish: jaskólka przyladkowa, jaskółka przylądkowa
Portuguese: Andorinha de perolas, Andorinha-de-peito-pérola, Andorinha-de-perolas
Russian: Жемчужногорлая (настоящая) ласточка, Жемчужногорлая ласточка
Slovak: lastovička perleťová
Shona: Nyenganyenga
Sotho, Southern: Lefokotsane
Swedish: Pärlbröstsvala, pärlemorbröstad svala
Swahili: Mbayuwayu Rangi-mbili
Tswana: Pêolwane
Tsonga: Mbawulwana
Ukrainian: Ластівка перлистовола
Chinese: 珠胸燕
Chinese (Traditional): 藍灰胸燕
Zulu: iNkonjane

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