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Cretschmar's Babbler

Turdoides leucocephala Cretzschmar, 1826

The White-headed Babbler or Cretschmar's Babbler (Turdoides leucocephala) is a species of bird in the Leiothrichidae family. It is found in Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Sudan. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. Its name is sometimes confused with the Yellow-billed Babbler, which is alternatively called the White-headed Babbler. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Leiothrichidae
Genus:
  Turdoides

Scientific:
  Turdoides leucocephala

Citation:
  Cretzschmar, 1826

Reference:
  AtlasReis.nord.Afr.Vog.[Ruppell](1826) p.6 pl.4

Protonym:
  Turdoides leucocephala

Avibase ID:
  109932852274736A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/10993285

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916093

Geographic range:

  • Turdoides leucocephala: Thornscrub of e Sudan to nw Ethiopia and n Eritrea
English:
Cretschmar's Babbler
Czech:
timálie bělohlavá
German:
Weißkopfdrossling
Danish:
Hvidhovedet Larmdrossel
Spanish:
Turdoide Cabeciblanco
Finnish:
valkolakkitimali
French:
Cratérope à tête blanche
Italian:
Garrulo di Cretzschmar
Japanese:
shirogashirayabuchimedori
Japanese:
シロガシラヤブチメドリ
Dutch:
Witkopbabbelaar
Norwegian:
Hvithodeskriketrost
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvithovudskrikjetrast
Polish:
tymal bialoglowy
Russian:
Белоголовая дроздовая тимелия
Slovak:
timáliovec savanový
Swedish:
vithuvad skriktrast
Ukrainian:
Кратеропа білоголова
Chinese:
白头鸫鹛


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cratérope à tête blanche ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cratérope à tête blanche ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cretzschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Turdoides plebejus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephala) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Turdoides plebejus leucocephalus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Turdoides plebejus leucocephalus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cretschmar's Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
White-headed Babbler ( Turdoides leucocephalus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Turdoides leucocephala [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Turdoides leucocephala [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Turdoides [plebejus or leucocephala] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: tordenc capblanc
Czech: timálie bělohlavá
Danish: Hvidhovedet Larmdrossel
German: Schlankschnabeldrossling, Weißkopfdrossling, Weißkopf-Schwatzhäherling
English: Anseba White-headed Babbler, Cretschmar's Babbler, Cretzschmar's Babbler, White-headed Babbler
English (IOC): White-headed Babbler
Spanish: Turdoide Cabeciblanco
Spanish (Spain): Turdoide Cabeciblanco
Spanish (HBW): Cretzschmar's Babbler
Finnish: valkolakkitimali
French: Cratérope à tête blanche, Cratérope de Cretzschmar
Italian: Garrulo di Cretschmar, Garrulo di Cretzschmar
Japanese: kibarayabuchimedori, shirogashirayabuchimedori
Japanese: キバラヤブチメドリ, シロガシラヤブチメドリ
Scientific: Turdoides leucocephala, Turdoides leucocephalus, Turdoides leucocephalus abyssinicus, Turdoides leucocephalus leucocephalus, Turdoides plebejus leucocephalus
Lithuanian: Baltagalvė strazdinė timalija
Dutch: Witkopbabbelaar
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvithovudskrikjetrast
Norwegian: Hvithodeskriketrost
Polish: tymal bialoglowy, tymal białogłowy
Russian: Белоголовая дроздовая тимелия
Slovak: timáliovec savanový
Serbian: Beloglava brbljuša
Swedish: Vithuvad skriktrast
Ukrainian: Кратеропа білоголова
Chinese: 白头鸫鹛
Chinese (Traditional): 白頭鶇鶥

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