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Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler

Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps] (= Sylvia abyssinica) (Rüppell, WPES 1840)

The African hill babbler is a species of bird in the family Sylviidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sylviidae
Genus:
   Sylvia
Scientific:
  Sylvia abyssinica


Original description

Citation:
  (Rüppell, WPES 1840)

Reference:
   Neue Wirbelth. Fauna Abyss. Vög.

Protonym:
  Drymophila abyssinica

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140130#page/188/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  12FA71A7123655AF

Avibase ID:
  avibase-12FA71A7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/12FA71A7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 915903

Geographic range:

  • Sylvia atriceps: Nigeria to Cameroon, e Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda and w Uganda
  • Sylvia abyssinica abyssinica: Ethiopia and Sudan to e Uganda, sw Tanzania, se Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola
  • Sylvia abyssinica stictigula: Malawi and n Mozambique
  • Sylvia abyssinica monachus: Mt. Cameroon
  • Sylvia abyssinica claudei: Bioko (Gulf of Guinea)
  • Sylvia abyssinica stierlingi: E and s Tanzania
  • Show more...
English:
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler
French:
Fauvette d'Abyssinie ou F. du Rwenzori


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler ( Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Akalat à tête sombre ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Abyssinian Hill Babbler ( Alcippe abyssinicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
African Hill Babbler ( Illadopsis abyssinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
African Hill Babbler ( Sylvia abyssinica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
African Hill Babbler ( Pseudoalcippe abyssinica) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Czech: Timálie mniší
Danish: Ruwenzoriskovtimalie
German: Mönchsalcippe
English: Abyssinian Hill Babbler, Abyssinian Hill-Babbler, Abyssinian or Ruwenzori Hill-Babbler, African Hill Babbler, African Hill-Babbler
English (IOC): African/Rwenzori Hill Babbler
English (Kenya): African Hill Babbler
Esperanto: Afrika montetosilvio
Spanish: Illadopsis Etíope
Spanish (Spain): Curruca abisinia
Spanish (HBW): African Hill Babbler
Finnish: Lyijytimali, ylänkökerttu
French: Akalat à tête sombre, Alcippe à tête grise, Fauvette d'Abyssinie, Fauvette d'Abyssinie ou F. du Rwenzori, Pseudalcippe d'Abyssinie, Pseudalcippe d'Abyssinie ou P. du Ruwenzori
Italian: Garrulo di collina africano, Garrulo tordo di collina
Japanese (romaji): abishiniamujichimedori, afurikakobashichimedori
Japanese: アビシニアムジチメドリ
Scientific: Alcippe abyssinicus, Drymophila abyssinica, Illadopsis abyssinica, Illadopsis abyssinicus, Pseudoalcippe [abyssinica or atriceps], Pseudoalcippe abyssinica, Pseudoalcippe abyssinica abyssinica, Sylvia [abyssinica or atriceps], Sylvia abyssinica, Sylvia abyssinica abyssinica
Lithuanian: Abisininė netikroji alcipa
Dutch: Ethiopische Monnikstimalia
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråhovudtimalsongar
Norwegian: Sothodeløvtimal
Polish: wyzynniak szary, wyżynniak szary
Portuguese: Zaragateiro-montes
Russian: Альциппа-монашка
Slovak: alkipovec sivý
Swedish: bergnunnesångare/ruwenzorinunnesångare, Bergsnunnetimalia
Ukrainian: Тимелія абісинська
Chinese: 非洲雅鹛
Chinese (Traditional): 阿比西尼亞山雅鶥

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