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Imperial Snipe
Gallinago imperialis Sclater & Salvin, 1869
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
  Gallinago

Scientific:
  Gallinago imperialis

Citation:
  Sclater & Salvin, 1869

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 p.419

Protonym:
  Gallinago imperialis

Avibase ID:
  3AA9C3BAD31708A5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3AA9C3BA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176702


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Gallinago imperialis: Locally in Andes of Colombia to e Peru
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Imperial Snipe
Czech:
  bekasina královská
German:
  Kaiserbekassine
Danish:
  Kejserbekkasin
Spanish:
  Agachadiza Imperial
Finnish:
  inkakurppa
French:
  Bécassine impériale
Italian:
  Beccaccino imperiale
Japanese:
  sejimatashigi
Japanese:
  セジマタシギ
Dutch:
  Keizersnip
Norwegian:
  Keiserbekkasin
Polish:
  bekas kasztanowaty
Portuguese:
  Narceja-imperial
Russian:
  Королевский бекас
Slovak:
  močiarnica kráľovská
Swedish:
  kejsarbeckasin
Chinese:
  大厚嘴沙锥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Bécassine impériale ( Gallinago imperialis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Bécassine impériale ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 1st edition:
   Bogota Snipe ( Capella imperialis)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Bogota Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 4th edition:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements, version 2015:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements, version 2016:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements, version 2017:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Clements, version 2018:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 1.50:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 1.52:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 1.53:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 1.54:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 1.55:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 2015:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 2016:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 2017:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
eBird version 2018:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
James Lee Peters:
    Chubbia imperialis
James Lee Peters (original):
    Chubbia imperialis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Chubbia imperialis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
   Imperial Snipe ( Gallinago imperialis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Gallinago imperialis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Gallinago imperialis

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Related taxa

Other synonyms

Catalan: Becadell imperial
Czech: Bekasina královská
Danish: Kejserbekkasin
German: Kaiserbekassine
English: Banded Snipe, Bogota Snipe, Imperial Snipe
Spanish: Agachadiza Imperial, Becasina Imperial
Spanish (Colombia): Becasina Imperial, Caica imperial
Spanish (Spain): Agachadiza Imperial
Spanish (Peru): Becasina Imperial
Estonian: inkanepp
Finnish: Inkakurppa
French: Bécassine impériale
Hungarian: császár sárszalonka
Italian: Beccaccino imperiale, Beccacino imperiale
Japanese: sejimatashigi
Japanese: セジマタシギ
Latin: Capella imperialis, Chubbia imperialis, Gallinago imperialis
Lithuanian: Karališkasis perkūno oželis
Dutch: Keizersnip
Norwegian: Keiserbekkasin
Polish: bekas kasztanowaty
Portuguese: Narceja-imperial
Russian: Королевский бекас
Slovak: močiarnica kráľovská
Swedish: Kejsarbeckasin
Chinese: 大厚嘴沙锥
Chinese (Traditional): 大厚嘴沙錐

 

         

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