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Snowy Cotinga

Carpodectes nitidus Salvin, O 1865

The snowy cotinga is a medium-sized species of passerine bird in the family Cotingidae. It is found in Central America where its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forests. The male is white and the female pale grey and both sexes are readily recognisable. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cotingidae
Genus:
   Carpodectes
Scientific:
  Carpodectes nitidus


Original description

Citation:
  Salvin, O 1865

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1864, Part 3 p.583 pl.35

Protonym:
  Carpodectes nitidus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28500920


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  353F2DD3DE298450

Avibase ID:
  avibase-353F2DD3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/353F2DD3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559079

Geographic range:

  • Carpodectes nitidus: Caribbean slope of n Honduras to extreme w Panama
English:
Snowy Cotinga
Catalan:
cotinga nivi
Czech:
kotinga sněhobílá
Danish:
Snekotinga
German:
Grauscheitelkotinga
Spanish:
Cotinga Níveo
Spanish (Spain):
Cotinga Níveo
Finnish:
lumikotinga
French:
Cotinga neigeux
Croatian:
snježna kotinga
Hungarian:
hókotinga
Italian:
Cotinga nivea
Japanese (romaji):
yukikazaridori
Japanese:
ユキカザリドリ
Lithuanian:
Snieginė baltoji kotinga
Dutch:
Sneeuwcotinga
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Krittkotinga
Norwegian:
Krittkotinga
Polish:
wawrzynowiec biały
Portuguese:
Cotinga-da-neve
Russian:
Снежная котинга
Slovak:
kotinga snehobiela
Serbian:
Sivokljuna bela kotinga
Swedish:
snökotinga
Ukrainian:
Блаватник сіродзьобий
Chinese:
中美白伞鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
中美雪白傘鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 63rd suppl.):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cotinga neigeux ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cotinga neigeux ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 1st edition:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2021:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2022:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 4th edition:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2015:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2016:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2017:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2018:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Clements, version 2019:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 1.50:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 1.52:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 1.53:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 1.54:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 1.55:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2015:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2016:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2017:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2018:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2019:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2021:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
eBird version 2022:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Carpodectes nitidus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Carpodectes nitidus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Carpodectes nitidus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Snowy Cotinga ( Carpodectes nitidus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Carpodectes nitidus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Carpodectes nitidus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: cotinga nivi
Czech: kotinga sněhobílá, Kotinga snežná
Danish: Snekotinga
German: Grauscheitelkotinga, Schneekotinga, Schneeschmuckvogel, Schnee-Schmuckvogel
English: Snowy Cotinga
English, HBW: Snowy Cotinga
English (IOC): Snowy Cotinga
English (United States): Snowy Cotinga
Spanish: Cotinga Blanco, Cotinga nevada, Cotinga Níveo, Cotinga nivosa
Spanish (Costa Rica): Cotinga Blanca, Cotinga nivosa
Spanish (Spain): Cotinga Níveo
Spanish (HBW): Snowy Cotinga
Spanish (Honduras): Cotinga nevada
Spanish (Nicaragua): Cotinga Nevada
Spanish (Panama): Cotinga Nivosa
Finnish: Lumikotinga
French: Cotinga neigeux
Croatian: snježna kotinga
Hungarian: hókotinga
Italian: Cotinga nivea
Japanese (romaji): yukikazaridori
Japanese: ユキカザリドリ
Scientific: Carpodectes nitidus
Lithuanian: Snieginė baltoji kotinga
Dutch: Sneeuwcotinga
Norwegian Nynorsk: Krittkotinga
Norwegian: Krittkotinga
Polish: blawatnik bialy, bławatnik biały, wawrzynowiec biały
Portuguese: Cotinga-da-neve
Portuguese (Portugal): cotinga-branca
Russian: Снежная белая котинга, Снежная котинга
Slovak: kotinga snehobiela
Serbian: Sivokljuna bela kotinga, Snežna kotinga
Swedish: Snökotinga
Turkish: Karbeyaz kotinga
Ukrainian: Блаватник сіродзьобий
Chinese: 中美白伞鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 中美雪白傘鳥

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