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Dark-rumped Swift

Apus acuticauda (Jerdon, 1864)

The Dark-rumped Swift (Apus acuticauda) is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is found in Bhutan, India, Nepal, and Thailand. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Apus

Scientific:
  Apus acuticauda

Citation:
  (Jerdon, 1864)

Reference:
  BirdsIndia 3 ("2 pt2") p.870

Protonym:
  C.[ypselus] acuticauda [sic]

Avibase ID:
  2FAB9911C215B75F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2FAB9911

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555013


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Apus acuticauda: Breeds ne India >Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand and Nepal
English:
Dark-rumped Swift
Czech:
rorýs temný
German:
Glanzrückensegler
Danish:
Mørkgumpet Sejler
Spanish:
Vencejo de los Khasi
Finnish:
nepalinkiitäjä
French:
Martinet d'Assam
Italian:
Rondone groppascura
Japanese:
seguroamatsubame
Japanese:
セグロアマツバメ
Dutch:
Zwartruggierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Khasiseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Khasiseglar
Polish:
jerzyk himalajski
Russian:
Блестящий стриж
Slovak:
dážďovník tmavochrbtý
Swedish:
mörkryggig seglare
Ukrainian:
Серпокрилець гімалайський
Chinese:
暗背雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martinet d'Assam ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martinet de l'Assam ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 1st edition:
Dark-backed Swift ( Apus acuticaudus) [version 2]
Clements 3rd edition:
Dark-backed Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 4th edition:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Dark-backed Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Dark-backed Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Apus acuticauda acuticauda [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Apus acuticauda acuticauda [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Dark-backed Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Oriental Bird Club:
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
James Lee Peters:
Apus acuticaudus [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Apus acuticaudus [version 2]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Apus acuticaudus [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Apus acuticauda [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Apus acuticauda [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falciot d'Assam
Czech: rorýs temný, Rorýs tmavohrbetý
Danish: Mørkgumpet Sejler
German: Glanzrückensegler
English: Dark rumped Swift, Dark-backed Swift, Dark-rumped Swift, Khasi Hills Swift
English (IOC): Dark-rumped Swift
Spanish: Vencejo de Espalda Oscura, Vencejo de los Khasi
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo de Los Khasi
Spanish (HBW): Dark-rumped Swift
Estonian: kirdeindia piiritaja (kirdeindia piirpääsuke)
Finnish: Nepalinkiitäjä
French: Martinet d'Assam, Martinet de l'Assam
Hungarian: fényeshátú sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone dorsoscuro, Rondone groppascura
Japanese: se-guro ama-tsubame, seguroamatsubame
Japanese: セグロアマツバメ
Japanese (Kanji): 背黒雨燕
Scientific: Apus acuticauda, Apus acuticauda acuticauda, Apus acuticaudus, C.[ypselus] acuticauda [sic]
Lithuanian: Tamsiasturplis čiurlys
Dutch: Zwartruggierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Khasiseglar
Norwegian: Khasiseiler
Polish: jerzyk himalajski, jerzyk ostrosterny
Pinyin: àn-bèi cì-wěi yǔ-yàn, àn-bèi yǔ-yàn
Russian: Блестящий стриж, Стриж с темным надхвостьем
Slovak: dážďovník tmavochrbtý
Swedish: Mörkryggad seglare, mörkryggig seglare
Thai: นกแอ่นท้องลาย
Thai (Transliteration): nók àeen tʰóaaŋ-laay
Ukrainian: Серпокрилець гімалайський
Chinese: 暗背刺尾雨燕, 暗背雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 暗背刺尾雨燕, 暗背雨燕, 暗腰刺尾雨燕, 暗腰雨燕

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