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Grey-winged Robin-Chat

Cossypha polioptera Reichenow, A 1892

The grey-winged robin-chat or grey-winged akalat is a bird in the family Muscicapidae. The species was first described by Anton Reichenow in 1892. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
   Cossypha
Scientific:
  Cossypha polioptera


Original description

Citation:
  Reichenow, A 1892

Reference:
   J. f. Orn. 40 p.59

Protonym:
  Cossypha polioptera


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  25C26AB9CE6EA7B0

Avibase ID:
  avibase-25C26AB9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/25C26AB9


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559541

Geographic range:

  • Cossypha polioptera [polioptera or grimwoodi]: southern South Sudan, eastern and southeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, western Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, northwestern Tanzania, northern Angola, and northwestern Zambia
  • Cossypha polioptera nigriceps: Sierra Leone to n Cameroon
  • Cossypha polioptera tessmanni: E Cameroon
English:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat
Catalan:
rossinyol alagrís
Czech:
drozdík šedokřídlý
Danish:
Gråskuldret Drosselsanger
German:
Grauflügelrötel
Spanish:
Cosifa Aligrís
Spanish (Spain):
Cosifa aligrís
Finnish:
kameruninrusorinta
French:
Cossyphe à sourcils blancs
Croatian:
obrvasti crvendać
Italian:
Cossifa aligrigie
Japanese (romaji):
kohooakatsugumihitaki
Japanese:
コホオアカツグミヒタキ
Lithuanian:
pilkasparnė šepardija
Dutch:
Grijsvleugeljanfrederik
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråvengtrastskvett
Norwegian:
Gråvingetrosteskvett
Polish:
koloratka białobrewa
Portuguese:
Pisco-de-asa-cinzenta
Russian:
Серокрылый рыжехвост
Slovak:
akalat sivohlavý
Serbian:
Sivokrili crvendać
Swedish:
gråvingad snårskvätta
Ukrainian:
Акалат білобровий
Chinese:
灰翅歌䳭
Chinese (Traditional):
灰翅歌鵖


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Grey-winged Robin-chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
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):
Grey-winged Robin-chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cossyphe à sourcils blancs ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cossyphe à sourcils blancs ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Gray-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
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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 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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eBird version 2021:
Gray-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Grey-winged Akelat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Grey-winged Akelat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
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):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Grey-winged Akalat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
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 2.7:
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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 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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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 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Gray-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Cossypha polioptera [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Cossypha polioptera [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Cossypha polioptera [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Cossypha polioptera) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Grey-winged Robin-Chat ( Sheppardia polioptera) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cossypha polioptera [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cossypha polioptera [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: rossinyol alagrís
Czech: Cervenka šedokrídlá, drozdík šedokřídlý
Danish: Gråskuldret Drosselsanger
German: Grauflügelrötel, Grauflügel-Rötel
English: Gray winged Robin Chat, Gray-winged Akalat, Gray-winged Akelat, Gray-winged Robin, Gray-winged Robin Chat, Gray-winged Robin-Chat, Grey winged Robin Chat, Grey-winged Akalat, Grey-winged Akelat, Grey-winged Robin, Grey-winged Robin Chat, Grey-winged Robin-Chat, White-browed Robin Chat
English, HBW: Grey-winged Akalat
English (IOC): Grey-winged Robin-Chat
English (Kenya): Grey-winged Robin
English (United States): Gray-winged Robin-Chat
Esperanto: Grizflugila kosifo
Spanish: Akelat aligrís, Cosifa Aligrís
Spanish (Spain): Cosifa aligrís
Spanish (HBW): Gray-winged Robin-Chat
Estonian: valgekulm-ruugerind
Finnish: Kameruninrusorinta
French: Cossyphe à ailes grises, Cossyphe à sourcils blancs, Rougegorge à sourcils blancs
Croatian: obrvasti crvendać
Italian: Cossifa aligrigie, Tordo pettirosso aligrigie
Japanese (romaji): kohooakatsugumihitaki
Japanese: コホオアカツグミヒタキ
Scientific: Cossypha polioptera, Cossypha polioptera polioptera, Dryocichloides polioptera, Dryocichloides poliopterus, Sheppardia polioptera, Sheppardia polioptera polioptera
Lithuanian: pilkasparnė šepardija
Dutch: Grijsvleugeljanfrederik, Grijsvleugel-janfrederik, Grijsvleugellawaaimaker
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråvengtrastskvett
Norwegian: Gråvingetrosteskvett
Polish: koloratka bialobrewa, koloratka białobrewa
Portuguese: Pisco-de-asa-cinzenta
Portuguese (Portugal): pisco-d'asa-cinzenta
Russian: Серокрылая чекановая горихвостка, Серокрылый рыжехвост
Slovak: akalat sivohlavý
Serbian: Sivokrili crvendać
Swedish: Gråskuldrad snårtrast, gråvingad snårskvätta
Swahili: Kurumbiza Bawa-kijivu, Zuwanende Bawa-kijivu
Turkish: Gri kanatlı kızılca bülbül
Ukrainian: Акалат білобровий
Chinese: 灰翅歌䳭, 灰翅歌(即鸟), 灰翅歌鵖
Chinese (Traditional): 灰翅歌鵖

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