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Rueppell's Glossy-Starling

Lamprotornis purpuroptera Rüppell, WPES 1845

Rüppell's starling, also known as Rueppell's glossy-starling or Rueppell's long-tailed starling, is a species of starling in the family Sturnidae. It is found in Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Chad, Tanzania, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
   Lamprotornis
Scientific:
  Lamprotornis purpuroptera


Original description

Citation:
  Rüppell, WPES 1845

Reference:
   Syst. Uebers. Vög. N.-O.-Afr.

Protonym:
  Lamprotornis purpuroptera

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35998006


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  3BB2565D279BD9E5

Avibase ID:
  avibase-3BB2565D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3BB2565D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 915893

Geographic range:

  • Lamprotornis purpuroptera purpuroptera: central and southern Ethiopia, northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Kenya, southern Somalia, Rwanda, Burundi, and northern and western Tanzania
  • Lamprotornis purpuroptera aeneocephalus: southeastern Sudan, South Sudan, northwestern Eritrea, and western Ethiopia
English:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling
Catalan:
estornell de Rüppell
Czech:
leskoptev proužkoocasá
Danish:
Blågrøn Glansstær
German:
Schweifglanzstar
Spanish:
Estornino de Rüppell
Spanish (Spain):
Estornino de Rüppell
Finnish:
pronssipääkottarainen
French:
Choucador de Rüppell
Croatian:
brončanokapi čvorak
Hungarian:
uszályos fényseregély
Italian:
Storno splendente di Rüppell
Japanese (romaji):
koonagaterimuku
Japanese:
コオナガテリムク
Lithuanian:
Purpurauodegis blizgusis varnėnas
Dutch:
Blauwe Langstaartglansspreeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Fiolettglansstare
Norwegian:
Fiolettglansstær
Polish:
błyszczak purpurowosterny
Portuguese:
Estorninho-de-rüppell
Russian:
Пурпурнокрылый спрео
Slovak:
liskavec fialový
Swedish:
rüppellglansstare
Ukrainian:
Мерл бронзовоголовий
Chinese:
卢氏丽椋鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
小長尾輝椋鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Ruppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Ruppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Ruppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Ruppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Rueppell's Glossy-starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Choucador de Rüppell ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Choucador de Rüppell ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Rueppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Rueppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ruppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Ruppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Ruppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Rüppell's Glossy Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Lamprotornis purpuropterus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Lamprotornis purpuropterus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Lamprotornis purpuropterus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Rüppell's Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuroptera) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lamprotornis purpuroptera [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lamprotornis purpuroptera [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: estornell de Rüppell
Czech: Leskoptev bronzová, leskoptev proužkoocasá
Welsh: Drudwen Ruppell
Danish: Blågrøn Glansstær
German: Schweifglanzstar, Schweif-Glanzstar
English: Rueppell's Glossy Starling, Rueppell's Glossy-Starling, Rueppell's Long-tailed Glossy-Starl, Rueppell's Long-tailed Purple Starling, Rueppell's Starling, Ruppell's Glossy Starling, Rüppell's Glossy Starling, Ruppell's Glossy-Starling, Rüppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starl, Ruppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starlin, Ruppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starling, Rüppell's Long-tailed Glossy Starling, Rüppell's Long-tailed Glossy-Starling, Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling, Rüppell's Long-tailed Starling, Ruppell's Starling, Rüppell's Starling, Ruppel's Long-tailed Glossy Starling, Rüppel's long-tailed glossy starling
English, HBW: Rüppell's Starling
English (IOC): Rüppell's Starling
English (Kenya): Rüppell's Starling
English (United States): Rüppell's Starling
English (South Africa): Rueppell's Starling
Esperanto: Purpurflugila brilsturno, Purpurflugila lamprotorno
Spanish: Estornino Brillante de Ruppell, Estornino de Rüppell
Spanish (Spain): Estornino de Rüppell
Spanish (HBW): Rueppell's Starling
Estonian: Niiluse kuldnokk
Finnish: Pronssipääkottarainen
French: Choucador de Rüppell, Étourneau métallique de Rüppell, Merle métallique de Rüppell
Galician: Estorniño de Rüppell
Croatian: brončanokapi čvorak
Hungarian: uszályos fényseregély
Italian: Storno di Rueppell, Storno splendente di Ruppell, Storno splendente di Rüppell, Storno splendido di Rueppell
Japanese (romaji): koonagaterimuku
Japanese: コオナガテリムク
Scientific: Lamprotornis purpuroptera, Lamprotornis purpuroptera purpuroptera, Lamprotornis purpuropterus
Lithuanian: Purpurauodegis blizgusis varnėnas
Dutch: Blauwe Langstaartglansspreeuw, Blauwe Langstaart-glansspreeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Fiolettglansstare
Norwegian: Fiolettglansstær
Polish: blyszczak purpurowosterny, błyszczak purpurowosterny
Portuguese: Estorninho-de-rüppell
Portuguese (Portugal): estorninho-de-rüppell
Rhaeto-Romance: Sturnel da Rüppell
Russian: Блестящий скворец Рюппелля, Пурпурнокрылый скворец, Пурпурнокрылый спрео
Slovak: Ékorec dlhochvostý, liskavec fialový
Swedish: rüppellglansstare, Rüppells glansstare
Swahili: Kuzi Mkia-mrefu
Turkish: Rüppell sığırcığı
Ukrainian: Мерл бронзовоголовий
Chinese: 卢氏丽椋鸟, 卢氏辉椋鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 小長尾輝椋鳥

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