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House Swift

Apus nipalensis (Hodgson, 1837)

The House Swift (Apus nipalensis) is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is found in Nepal, and Southeast Asia. It was formerly considered a subspecies of the Little Swift. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Apus

Scientific:
  Apus nipalensis

Citation:
  (Hodgson, 1837)

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 5(1836) p.780

Protonym:
  Cypselus Nipalensis

Avibase ID:
  2A241F0C119F0276

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2A241F0C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555015

Geographic range:

  • Apus nipalensis nipalensis: Nepal to se China, Myanmar, Thailand, Indochina, Philippines
  • Apus nipalensis subfurcatus: Malay Peninsula to Borneo, Sumatra and adjacent islands; this species also recently reported from (has recently colonized?) Sulawesi and the Lesser Sundas (Flores, Sumba, Timor), although the subspecific identity of these birds is not yet established
  • Apus nipalensis furcatus: Java and Bali
  • Apus nipalensis kuntzi: Taiwan
English:
House Swift
Czech:
rorýs indočínský
German:
Malaiensegler
Danish:
Klippesejler
Spanish:
Vencejo Oriental
Finnish:
idänpikkukiitäjä
French:
Martinet malais
Italian:
Rondone delle case
Japanese:
himeamatsubame
Japanese:
ヒメアマツバメ
Dutch:
Grote Huisgierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Husseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Husseglar
Polish:
jerzyk nepalski
Russian:
Стриж домовой
Slovak:
dážďovník domový
Swedish:
husseglare
Ukrainian:
Серпокрилець непальський
Chinese:
小白腰雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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 malais ( Apus nipalensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martinet malais ( Apus nipalensis) [version 1]
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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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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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 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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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 7.1:
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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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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Apus nipalensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Apus nipalensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Apus [affinis or nipalensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falciot oriental
Czech: rorýs indočínský
Danish: Klippesejler
German: Haussegler, Malaiensegler
English: House Swift, Malay House Swift, Malay House-Swift
English (India): House Swift (Nepal House Swift)
English (IOC): House Swift
Spanish: Vencejo Moro, Vencejo Oriental
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo Oriental
Spanish (HBW): House Swift
Estonian: kodupiiritaja (kodu-piirpääsuke)
Finnish: idänpikkukiitäjä
French: Martinet malais
Hungarian: nepáli sarlósfecske
Indonesian: Burung Kapinis Rumah, Kapinis rumah
Italian: Rondone delle case
Japanese: hime ama-tsubame, Himeamatsubame, Hime-amatsubame
Japanese: ヒメアマツバメ
Japanese (Kanji): 姫雨燕
Korean: 쇠칼새
Korean (Transliteration): soe-kal-sae
Scientific: Apus affinis, Apus affinis nipalensis, Apus nipalensis, Apus nipalensis nipalensis, Cypselus Nipalensis
Lithuanian: Malajinis čiurlys
Malay: Burung Layang-layang Rumah, Layang-Layang Rumah
Dutch: Grote Huisgierzwaluw, Huisgierzwaluw, Nepalese Gierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Husseglar
Norwegian: Husseiler
Polish: jerzyk nepalski
Pinyin: xiǎo bái-yāo yǔ-yàn, xiǎo yǔ-yàn
Russian: Домовой стриж, Домовый стриж, Стриж домовой
Slovak: dážďovník domový
Serbian: Kućna čiopa
Swedish: Husseglare
Tamil: Nattu Uzhavaran
Thai: นกแอ่นบ้าน
Thai (Transliteration): nók àeen bâan
Ukrainian: Серпокрилець непальський
Vietnamese: Chim Yến cằm trắng, Chim Yến Malaysia, Yến cằm trắng
Chinese: 小白腰雨燕, 小雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 小白腰雨燕, 小雨燕, 小雨燕 〔小白腰雨燕,家雨燕〕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 小雨燕
Chinese (Taiwan): 小雨燕

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