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Black Catbird

Melanoptila glabrirostris Sclater, PL, 1858

The Black Catbird (Melanoptila glabrirostris) is a songbird species in the monotypic genus Melanoptila of the family Mimidae. At 24 grams and 20 cm, it is the smallest mimid. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Mimidae
Genus:
  Melanoptila

Scientific:
  Melanoptila glabrirostris

Citation:
  Sclater, PL, 1858

Reference:
  PZS(1857) Pt25 no.344 p.275

Protonym:
  M [elanoptila] glabrirostris

Avibase ID:
  240F04706451A0B6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/240F0470

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561050


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Melanoptila glabrirostris: Coastal e Mexico (Yucatán Pen. and adj. islands) to n Honduras
English:
Black Catbird
Czech:
drozdec černý
German:
Glanzkatzenvogel
Danish:
Sort Kattedrossel
Spanish:
Pájaro-gato Negro
Finnish:
silkkimatkija
French:
Moqueur noir
Italian:
Uccello gatto nero
Japanese:
kuronekomanedori
Japanese:
クロネコマネドリ
Dutch:
Zwarte Katvogel
Norwegian:
Svartspottefugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartspottefugl
Polish:
przedrzezniacz czarny
Russian:
Чёрный пересмешник
Slovak:
drozdec čierny
Swedish:
svart kattfågel
Ukrainian:
Пересмішник чорний
Chinese:
黑嘲鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Moqueur noir ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Moqueur noir ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Melanoptila glabrirostris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Melanoptila glabrirostris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Melanoptila glabrirostris [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black Catbird ( Melanoptila glabrirostris) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanoptila glabrirostris [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melanoptila glabrirostris [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: mim violaci
Czech: Drozdec cerný, drozdec černý
Danish: Sort Kattedrossel
German: Glantz-Katzenvogel, Glanzkatzendrossel, Glanzkatzenvogel, Glanzspottdrossel
English: Black Catbird
English (IOC): Black Catbird
Spanish: Maullador Negro, Mimido Negro, Pájaro gato negro, Pájaro-gato Negro, Sinsonte Negro, Sinsontle negro
Spanish (Spain): Pájaro-gato Negro
Spanish (HBW): Black Catbird
Spanish (Honduras): Sinsontle negro
Spanish (Mexico): maullador negro, Pájaro-gato Negro
Finnish: Silkkimatkija
French: Moqueur noir
Italian: Uccello gatto nero
Japanese: kuronekomanedori
Japanese: クロネコマネドリ
Scientific: M [elanoptila] glabrirostris, Melanoptila glabrirostris
Lithuanian: Violetinis katstrazdis
Mayan languages: boxch`el
Dutch: Zwarte Katvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartspottefugl
Norwegian: Svartspottefugl
Polish: przedrzezniacz czarny, przedrzeźniacz czarny
Russian: Чёрный пересмешник
Slovak: drozdec čierny
Serbian: Crna mačkulja
Swedish: Svart kattfågel
Ukrainian: Пересмішник чорний
Chinese: 黑嘲鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 黑貓嘲鶇

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