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Rueppell's Glossy-Starling

Lamprotornis purpuroptera Rüppell, 1845

Rüppell's Starling (Lamprotornis purpuroptera), also known as Rueppell's Glossy-starling, is a species of starling in the Sturnidae family. It is found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
  Lamprotornis

Scientific:
  Lamprotornis purpuroptera

Citation:
  Rüppell, 1845

Reference:
  Systemat.Uebers.Vog.N.-O.-Afr. p.64,75 pl.25

Protonym:
  Lamprotornis purpuroptera

Avibase ID:
  3BB2565D279BD9E5

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
Czech:
leskoptev proužkoocasá
German:
Schweifglanzstar
Danish:
Blågrøn Glansstær
Spanish:
Estornino de Rüppell
Finnish:
pronssipääkottarainen
French:
Choucador de Rüppell
Italian:
Storno splendente di Rüppell
Japanese:
koonagaterimuku
Japanese:
コオナガテリムク
Dutch:
Blauwe Langstaartglansspreeuw
Norwegian:
Fiolettglansstær
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Fiolettglansstare
Polish:
blyszczak purpurowosterny
Russian:
Блестящий скворец Рюппелля
Slovak:
liskavec fialový
Swedish:
rüppellglansstare
Ukrainian:
Мерл бронзовоголовий
Chinese:
卢氏辉椋鸟


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) [version 1]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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 and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Rüppell's 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 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]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Lamprotornis purpuropterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Lamprotornis purpuropterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (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 2nd edition (1996):
Rueppell's Glossy-Starling ( Lamprotornis purpuropterus) [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
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 (IOC): Rüppell's Starling
English (Kenya): Rüppell's Starling
English (South Africa): Rueppell's Starling
Spanish: Estornino Brillante de Ruppell, Estornino de Rüppell
Spanish (Spain): Estornino de Rüppell
Spanish (HBW): Rueppell's Starling
Finnish: Pronssipääkottarainen
French: Choucador de Rüppell, Étourneau métallique de Rüppell, Merle métallique de Rüppell
Hungarian: uszályos fényseregély
Italian: Storno splendente di Ruppell, Storno splendente di Rüppell, Storno splendido di Rueppell
Japanese: 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
Russian: Блестящий скворец Рюппелля
Slovak: Ékorec dlhochvostý, liskavec fialový
Swedish: rüppellglansstare, Rüppells glansstare
Swahili: Kuzi Mkia-mrefu
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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