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Violet Woodhoopoe (damarensis)

Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis (Ogilvie-Grant, WR 1901)

The violet wood hoopoe is a species of bird in the family Phoeniculidae. It is found in Angola, Kenya, Namibia, and Tanzania. It looks similar to the black-billed wood hoopoe but with a red beak and a green throat. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Bucerotiformes
Family:
  Phoeniculidae
Genus:
   Phoeniculus
Scientific:
  Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Ogilvie-Grant, WR 1901)

Reference:
   Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 12 p.38

Protonym:
  Irrisor damarensis

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/114181#page/296/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  36EAC210C5283795

Avibase ID:
  avibase-36EAC210

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/36EAC210


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 678150

Geographic range:

  • Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis: Angola and Namibia
English:
Violet Woodhoopoe (damarensis)
French:
Irrisor damara (damarensis)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Violet Woodhoopoe (damarensis) ( Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Violet Woodhoopoe (damarensis) ( Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Irrisor damara ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis)
Clements, version 2021:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2023:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Violet Woodhoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
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 1.52:
Violet Woodhoopoe (Violet) ( Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis) [version 1]
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:
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eBird version 2022:
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eBird version 2023:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
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 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 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 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 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 13.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 13.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Violet Wood-Hoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Violet Wood Hoopoe ( Phoeniculus damarensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phoeniculus damarensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: nominal subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Phoeniculus damarensis

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Afrikaans: Perskakelaar, Perskakelaar (Pers)
Azerbaijani: bənovşəyi meşə şanapipiyi
Catalan: Puput arbòria violàcia
Czech: dudkovec akáciový
Danish: Violet Skovhærfugl
German: Damarabaumhopf, Damarabaumhopf (damarensis), Steppenbaumhopf
English: Damaraland Wood-Hoopoe, Southern Violet Woodhoopoe, Southern Violet Wood-hoopoe, Violet Wood Hoopoe, Violet Woodhoopoe, Violet Wood-hoopoe, Violet Woodhoopoe (damarensis), Violet Woodhoopoe (Violet)
English, HBW: Violet Woodhoopoe (Violet)
English (IOC): Violet Wood Hoopoe
English (Kenya): Violet Wood-hoopoe, Violet Wood-hoopoe (Violet)
English (United States): Violet Woodhoopoe (Violet)
English (South Africa): Violet Wood Hoopoe (Violet)
Spanish: Abubilla Arbórea Violeta , Abubilla Arbórea Violeta (damarensis), Abubilla-arbórea Violeta
Spanish (Spain): Abubilla arbórea violeta (damarensis), Abubilla Vrbórea Violeta, Abubilla Vrbórea Violeta (damarensis)
Spanish (HBW): Violet Woodhoopoe (Violet)
Estonian: purpur-tääknokk
Finnish: violettisäihkyjä
French: Irrisor damara, Irrisor damara (damarensis), Irrisor damara (nominal)
Croatian: ljubičasti pupavac
Icelandic: Fjólukappi (damarensis)
Italian: Upupa arboricola violetta, Upupa boschereccia viola
Japanese (romaji): murasakimoriyatsugashira, murasakimoriyatsugashira (damarensis)
Japanese: ムラサキモリヤツガシラ, ムラサキモリヤツガシラ (damarensis), ムラサキモリヤツガシラ(damarensis)
Scientific: Irrisor damarensis, Irrisor damarensis granti, Phoeniculus damarensis, Phoeniculus damarensis damarensis, Phoeniculus damarensis granti, Phoeniculus granti granti
Lithuanian: Violetinis kopikinis kukutis
Dutch: Damaraboomhop, Damarakakelaar, Damara-kakelaar, Damara-kakelaar (damarensis)
Norwegian: Fiolettkakelar, fiolettkakelar (damarensis)
Polish: sierpodudek fioletowy, sierpodudek fioletowy (damarensis)
Portuguese: Zombeteiro da Damaralândia, Zombeteiro-da-damaralândia, Zombeteiro-de-Damarâlandia.
Portuguese (Portugal): zombeteiro-da-damaralândia, zombeteiro-da-damaralândia (damarensis)
Russian: Фиолетовый древесный удод (damarensis), Фиолетовый лесной удод
Slovak: leskláč fialový, leskláč fialový (skup.)
Serbian: Ljubičasti šumski pupavac, Ljubičasti šumski pupavac (damarensis)
Swedish: Violett skratthärfågel
Swahili: Goregore Zambarau
Turkish: Ağaç İbibiği, Ağaç ibibiği (damarensis), Ağaç İbibiği (damarensis)
Ukrainian: Слотняк фіолетовий
Chinese: 紫林戴胜
Chinese (Traditional): 紫林戴勝

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