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Sabine's Spinetail

Rhaphidura sabini (Gray, JE, 1829)

The Sabine's Spinetail (Rhaphidura sabini) is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Rhaphidura

Scientific:
  Rhaphidura sabini

Citation:
  (Gray, JE, 1829)

Reference:
  Anim.Kingd.[Griffith] 7 p.70

Protonym:
  Chaetura Sabini

Avibase ID:
  1E12D857F5AED7C5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1E12D857

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554983

Geographic range:

  • Rhaphidura sabini: rainforests of southern Guinea to eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, western Uganda, and western Kenya
English:
Sabine's Spinetail
Czech:
rorýs Sabinův
German:
Sumpfsegler
Danish:
Hvidhalet Flagermussejler
Spanish:
Vencejo de Sabine
Finnish:
afrikantöpökiitäjä
French:
Martinet de Sabine
Italian:
Rondone codaspinosa di Sabine
Japanese:
kobitoharioamatsubame
Japanese:
コビトハリオアマツバメ
Dutch:
Moerasgierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Hvitbukseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitbukseglar
Polish:
kolcosternik bialobrzuchy
Portuguese:
Rabo espinhoso de sabine
Russian:
Болотный иглохвост
Slovak:
srp bielobruchý
Swedish:
Sabines taggstjärtseglare
Ukrainian:
Голкохвіст білочеревий
Chinese:
萨氏针尾雨燕


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 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):
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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):
Martinet de Sabine ( Rhaphidura sabini)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martinet de Sabine ( Rhaphidura sabini)
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 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 2015:
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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:
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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 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):
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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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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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Sabine's Spinetail ( Rhaphidura sabini)
James Lee Peters:
Chaetura sabini
James Lee Peters (original):
Chaetura sabini
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Chaetura sabini
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Sabine's Spinetail ( Rhaphidura sabini)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Sabine's Spinetail ( Rhaphidura sabini)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Sabine's Spinetail ( Rhaphidura sabini)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Rhaphidura sabini
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Rhaphidura sabini

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falciot cuaespinós de Sabine
Czech: Rorýs bahenní, rorýs Sabinův
Danish: Hvidhalet Flagermussejler
German: Graubrustsegler, Sumpfsegler, Sumpf-Segler
English: Gabon Sabine's Spinetail, Sabine's Needletail, Sabine's Spinetail, Sabine's Spinetail Swift, Sabine's Spinetailed Swift, Sabine's Spine-tailed Swift
English (IOC): Sabine's Spinetail
English (Kenya): Sabine's Spinetail
Spanish: Gaviota de Sabine, Rabitojo de Sabine, Vencejo de Sabine
Spanish (Chile): Gaviota de Sabine
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo de Sabine
Spanish (HBW): Sabine's Spinetail
Estonian: pugal-kammsaba
Finnish: Afrikantöpökiitäjä
French: Martinet de Sabine, Martinet épineux de Sabine
Hungarian: mocsári sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone codaspinosa di Sabine
Japanese: kobitoharioamatsubame
Japanese: コビトハリオアマツバメ
Scientific: Chaetura sabini, Raphidura sabini, Rhaphidura sabini, Rhaphidura sabini ogowensis, Rhaphidura sabini sabini
Lithuanian: Balinė rafidura
Dutch: Moerasgierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitbukseglar
Norwegian: Hvitbukseiler
Polish: kolcosternik bialobrzuchy, kolcosternik białobrzuchy
Portuguese: Rabo espinhoso de sabine, Rabo-espinhoso-de-sabine
Russian: Болотный иглохвост, Стриж иглохвостый сабинов
Slovak: srp bielobruchý
Swedish: Sabines taggstjärtseglare
Ukrainian: Голкохвіст білочеревий
Chinese: 萨氏针尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白尾刺尾雨燕

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