Your login:

Password:

Stay signed in

Enter your login name or your email address and click on Send reminder to receive a reminder by email.


Welcome Guest

Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop

Euplectes [orix or nigroventris] (= Euplectes orix) (Linnaeus, 1758)




(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Ploceidae
Genus:
  Euplectes

Scientific:
  Euplectes orix

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.177

Protonym:
  Emberiza orix

Avibase ID:
  36F2F41E5E7E6CCA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/36F2F41E

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179634

Geographic range:

  • Euplectes orix: western and southern Angola, southern and eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania, south to South Africa
  • Euplectes nigroventris: SE Kenya to e Tanzania, Zanzibar, Pemba and n Mozambique
English:
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop
Czech:
snovač kaferský
German:
Oryxweber
Danish:
Oryxvæver
Spanish:
Obispo Rojo
Finnish:
punapiispa
French:
Euplecte ignicolore ou E. de Zanzibar
Italian:
Vescovo rosso
Japanese:
kitakinranchou
Japanese:
キタキンランチョウ
Dutch:
Grenadierwever
Norwegian:
Rødbisp
Polish:
wiklacz ognisty
Portuguese:
Bispo de testa preta
Russian:
Огненный бархатный ткач
Slovak:
tkáčik plavokrídly
Swedish:
sydlig eldvävare
Ukrainian:
Вайдаг вогнистий
Chinese:
红巧织雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop ( Euplectes [orix or nigroventris])
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Southern Red Bishop ( Euplectes orix) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Southern Red Bishop ( Euplectes orix) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Euplectes [orix, franciscanus or nigroventris]

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Highlight taxa in a checklist (shown in red)

Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Rooivink
Catalan: Teixidor ataronjat
Czech: snovač kaferský
Danish: Oryxvæver
German: Oryxweber
English: Red or Zanzibar Bishop, Southern Red Bishop, Southern Red or Zanzibar Bishop
English (Kenya): Southern Red Bishop
Spanish: Obispo Rojo
Spanish (Spain): Obispo Rojo
Finnish: punapiispa
French: Euplecte ignicolore ou E. de Zanzibar
Hungarian: Orix-szövőmadár
Italian: Vescovo rosso
Japanese: kitakinranchou
Japanese: キタキンランチョウ
Kwangali: Gomugeha
Scientific: Emberiza Orix, Euplectes [orix or nigroventris], Euplectes orix, Euplectes orix orix
Lithuanian: Raudonasis aksominis audėjas
Dutch: Grenadierwever
Norwegian: Rødbisp
Sotho, Northern: Thagalehlaka
Polish: wiklacz ognisty
Portuguese: Bispo de testa preta
Portuguese (Portugal): Bispo-vermelho
Russian: Огненный бархатный ткач
Slovak: tkáčik plavokrídly
Shona: Chikenya
Serbian: Južni crveni biskup
Sotho, Southern: Khube
Swedish: sydlig eldvävare
Swahili: Kweche Mwekundu
Tswana: Mohubê
Turkish: Turuncu Piskopos
Ukrainian: Вайдаг вогнистий
Xhosa: Intakomlilo
Chinese: 红巧织雀
Chinese (Traditional): 紅寡婦鳥
Zulu: iBomvana

Avibase has been visited 303,251,678 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy