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Caracas Tapaculo
Scytalopus caracae Hellmayr, 1922
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Rhinocryptidae
Genus:
  Scytalopus

Scientific:
  Scytalopus caracae

Citation:
  Hellmayr, 1922

Reference:
  Orn.Monatsb. 30 p.56

Protonym:
  Scytalopus latebricola caracae

Avibase ID:
  1B7E55DC78405695

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1B7E55DC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562878

Geographic range:

  • Scytalopus caracae: Coastal mts. of n Venezuela (Aragua to Miranda and w Sucre)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Caracas Tapaculo
Czech:
  štidlák caracaský
German:
  Caracastapaculo
Danish:
  Caracastapaculo
Spanish:
  Churrín de Caracas
Finnish:
  venezuelantapakulo
French:
  Mérulaxe de Caracas
Italian:
  Tapaculo di Caracas
Japanese:
  karakasuotatedori
Japanese:
  カラカスオタテドリ
Dutch:
  Caracastapaculo
Norwegian:
  Caracastapakulo
Polish:
  krytonosek wenezuelski
Slovak:
  tapakulo krikľavý
Swedish:
  caracastapakul
Chinese:
  加拉加斯窜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Mérulaxe de Caracas ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
    Scytalopus latebricola caracae [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae)
James Lee Peters (original):
    Scytalopus latebricola caracae [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Scytalopus latebricola caracae [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
   Caracas Tapaculo ( Scytalopus caracae) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Scytalopus caracae [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Scytalopus caracae [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Scytalopus [latebricola, caracae or spillmanni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3 


Other synonyms

Catalan: tapacul de Caracas
Czech: štidlák caracaský
Danish: Caracastapaculo
German: Caracastapaculo
English: Caracas Tapaculo, Venezuelan Tapaculo
English (IOC): Caracas Tapaculo
Spanish: Churrín de Caracas, Tapaculo de Caracas
Spanish (Spain): Churrín de Caracas
Spanish (HBW): Caracas Tapaculo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pájaro Ratón de Caracas, Tapaculo de Caracas
Finnish: venezuelantapakulo
French: Mérulaxe de Caracas
Italian: Tapaculo di Caracas
Japanese: karakasuotatedori
Japanese: カラカスオタテドリ
Scientific: Scytalopus caracae, Scytalopus latebricola caracae
Lithuanian: karakasinis topakulas
Dutch: Caracastapaculo
Norwegian Nynorsk: Caracastapakulo
Norwegian: Caracastapakulo
Polish: krytonosek wenezuelski
Slovak: tapakulo krikľavý
Swedish: caracastapakul, Caracastapakulo
Ukrainian: Тапакуло каракаський
Chinese: 加拉加斯窜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 卡拉卡斯竄鳥

 

         

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