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Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike

Campephaga quiscalina Finsch, 1869

The Purple-throated Cuckooshrike (Campephaga quiscalina) is a species of bird in the Campephagidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zambia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Campephagidae
Genus:
  Campephaga

Scientific:
  Campephaga quiscalina

Citation:
  Finsch, 1869

Reference:
  Ibis p.189

Protonym:
  Campephaga quiscalina

Avibase ID:
  37D0D69610ABF99F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/37D0D696

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559017

Geographic range:

  • Campephaga quiscalina quiscalina: Guinea and Sierra Leone to Cameroon, Zambia and n Angola
  • Campephaga quiscalina martini: E Democratic Republic of the Congo to Uganda and c Kenya
  • Campephaga quiscalina muenzneri: Highlands of e Tanzania
English:
Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike
Czech:
housenčík fialovohrdlý
German:
Purpurraupenfresser
Danish:
Purpurstrubet Larveæder
Spanish:
Oruguero Purpúreo
Finnish:
purppurakäpinkäinen
French:
Échenilleur pourpré
Italian:
Averla cuculo golaviola
Japanese:
terisanshoukui
Japanese:
テリサンショウクイ
Dutch:
Purperrupsvogel
Norwegian:
Purpurlarveeter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurlarveetar
Polish:
liszkojad purpurowy
Portuguese:
Picanco cuco de garganta purpura
Russian:
Пурпурноголовый африканский личинкоед
Slovak:
húseničiarka purpurová
Swedish:
purpurstrupig nålfågel
Ukrainian:
Личинкоїд пурпуровий
Chinese:
紫喉鹃鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: eruguera porpra
Czech: housenčík fialovohrdlý, housenčík frialovohrdlý, Housencík rudohrdlý
Danish: Purpurstrubet Larveæder
German: Purpurkuckuckswürger, Purpurraupenfänger, Purpurraupenfr, Purpurraupenfresser, Purpur-Raupenfresser
English: Cuckoo Shrike, Purple throated Cuckoo shrike, Purple-throated Cuckoo Shrike, Purple-throated Cuckooshrike, Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike
English (IOC): Purple-throated Cuckooshrike
English (Kenya): Purple-throated Cuckooshrike
Spanish: Oruguero Común, Oruguero Purpúreo
Spanish (Spain): Oruguero Purpúreo
Spanish (HBW): Purple-throated Cuckooshrike
Finnish: Purppurakäpinkäinen
French: Echenilleur pourpré, Échenilleur pourpré
Italian: Averla cuculo golaviola, Mangiabruchi golapurpurea
Japanese: terisanshoukui
Japanese: テリサンショウクイ
Scientific: Campephaga quiscalina, Campephaga quiscalina quiscalina
Lithuanian: Purpuragurklis afrikinis vikšralesys
Dutch: Purperrupsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurlarveetar
Norwegian: Purpurlarveeter
Polish: liszkojad purpurowy
Portuguese: Picanco cuco de garganta purpura, Picanco-cuco-de-garganta-purpura, picanço-cuco-de-garganta-púrpura
Russian: Пурпурноголовый африканский личинкоед, Пурпурногорлый африканский личинкоед
Slovak: húseničiarka purpurová
Swedish: Purpurstrupig nålfågel
Swahili: Gude Koo-zambarau
Ukrainian: Личинкоїд пурпуровий
Chinese: 紫喉鹃鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 紫喉鵑鵙

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