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Somali Sparrow

Passer castanopterus Blyth, 1855

The Somali Sparrow (Passer castanopterus) is a sparrow found in northern Somalia, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Kenya. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Passeridae
Genus:
  Passer

Scientific:
  Passer castanopterus

Citation:
  Blyth, 1855

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 24(1855) p.302 ydP

Protonym:
  Passer castanopterus

Avibase ID:
  1D25E0DBACE90EF4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1D25E0DB

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561874

Geographic range:

  • Passer castanopterus castanopterus: E Ethiopia and Somalia
  • Passer castanopterus fulgens: Extreme sw Ethiopia to n-central Kenya
English:
Somali Sparrow
Czech:
vrabec rezavokřídlý
German:
Somalisperling
Danish:
Somalispurv
Spanish:
Gorrión Somalí
Finnish:
somalianvarpunen
French:
Moineau de Somalie
Italian:
Passera di Somalia
Japanese:
kuribanesuzume
Japanese:
クリバネスズメ
Dutch:
Somalische Mus
Norwegian:
Somalispurv
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Somalisporv
Polish:
wróbel rudoglowy
Russian:
Сомалийский воробей
Slovak:
vrabec hnedohlavý
Swedish:
somaliagråsparv
Ukrainian:
Горобець рудоголовий
Chinese:
索马里麻雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
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 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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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):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
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):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Moineau de Somalie ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Moineau de Somalie ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
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):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
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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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Passer castanopterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Passer castanopterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Passer castanopterus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Somali Sparrow ( Passer castanopterus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Passer castanopterus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Passer castanopterus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: pardal de Somàlia
Czech: Vrabec rezavokrídlý, vrabec rezavokřídlý
Danish: Somalispurv
German: Somalisperling
English: Somali Sparrow
English (IOC): Somali Sparrow
English (Kenya): Somali Sparrow
Spanish: Gorrión Somalí
Spanish (Spain): Gorrión Somalí
Spanish (HBW): Somali Sparrow
Estonian: somaali varblane
Finnish: Somalianvarpunen
French: Moineau de Somalie
Hungarian: szomáli veréb
Italian: Passera di Somalia, Passero somalo
Japanese: kuribanesuzume
Japanese: クリバネスズメ
Scientific: Passer castanopterus, Passer castanopterus castanopterus
Lithuanian: Somalinis žvirblis
Dutch: Somalische Mus
Norwegian Nynorsk: Somalisporv
Norwegian: Somalispurv
Polish: wróbel rudoglowy, wróbel rudogłowy
Russian: Сомалийский воробей
Slovak: vrabec hnedohlavý
Serbian: Somalijski vrabac
Swedish: somaliagråsparv, Somaligråsparv
Swahili: Shomoro Somali
Ukrainian: Горобець рудоголовий
Chinese: 索马里麻雀
Chinese (Traditional): 索馬利麻雀

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