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Saddle-billed Stork

Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis (Shaw, G 1800)

The saddle-billed stork or saddlebill is a large wading bird in the stork family, Ciconiidae. It is a widespread species which is a resident breeder in sub-Saharan Africa from Sudan, Ethiopia and Kenya south to South Africa, and in The Gambia, Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire and Chad in west Africa. It is considered endangered in South Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Ciconiidae
Genus:
   Ephippiorhynchus
Scientific:
  Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Shaw, G 1800)

Reference:
   Trans. Linn. Soc. London (1), 5 p.35 pl.3

Protonym:
  Mycteria Senegalensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/753579


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  3D155653F484B84E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-3D155653

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/3D155653


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 174915

Geographic range:

  • Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis: Locally in Africa south of the Sahara
English:
Saddle-billed Stork
Catalan:
Jabirú africà
Czech:
čáp sedlatý
Danish:
Saddelnæb
German:
Sattelstorch
Spanish:
Jabirú Africano
Spanish (Spain):
Jabirú Africano
Finnish:
afrikansatulahaikara
French:
Jabiru d'Afrique
Croatian:
šarenokljuna roda
Hungarian:
nyerges gólya
Icelandic:
Söðulstorkur
Italian:
Cicogna sellata
Japanese (romaji):
kurahashikou
Japanese:
クラハシコウ
Lithuanian:
afrikinis gandras
Dutch:
Zadelbekooievaar
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sadelnebbstork
Norwegian:
Sadelnebbstork
Polish:
żabiru afrykański
Portuguese:
Jabiru
Russian:
Африканский седлоклюв
Slovak:
bocianovec sedlatý
Serbian:
Sedlokljuna roda
Swedish:
sadelnäbbsstork
Ukrainian:
Ябіру сенегальський
Chinese:
鞍嘴鹳
Chinese (Traditional):
凹嘴鸛


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Jabiru d'Afrique ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Jabiru d'Afrique ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 1st edition:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements, version 2021:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 3rd edition:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 4th edition:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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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):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements, version 2018:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Clements, version 2019:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
eBird version 1.50:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
eBird version 1.52:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
eBird version 1.53:
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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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eBird version 2019:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
eBird version 2021:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Saddle-bill Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Saddlebill ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
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:
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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 7.3:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Saddle-billed Stork ( Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Saalbekooievaar
Azerbaijani: yəhərdimdik leylək
Bulgarian: Седлоклюн щъркел
Bengali: হগাদাঠুুঁটি ভাচনকমজাড়
Bengali (transliteration): gōdāṭhum̐ṭi mānikajōṛa
Breton: C'hwibon beg-dibr
Catalan: Jabirú africà
Czech: Cáp sedlatý, čáp sedlatý
Chuvash: Африка йĕнер сăмси
Welsh: Ciconia cyfrwybig
Danish: Saddelnæb
German: Sattelstorch, Sattel-Storch
English: African Jabiru, Jabiru, Saddle billed Stork, Saddlebill, Saddlebill Stork, Saddle-bill Stork, Saddlebilled Stork, Saddle-billed Stork
English, HBW: Saddlebill
English (IOC): Saddle-billed Stork
English (Kenya): Saddle-billed Stork
English (United States): Saddle-billed Stork
Esperanto: Selbekulo
Spanish: Jabirú Africano
Spanish (Spain): Jabirú Africano
Spanish (HBW): Saddle-billed Stork
Estonian: sadulnokk-toonekurg
Finnish: Afrikansatulahaikara
French: Jabiru, Jabiru d’Afrique, Jabiru d'Afrique, Jabiru du Sénégal
Frisian: Sealbekearrebarre
Irish: Storc Seineagálach
Galician: Xaribú africano
Croatian: šarenokljuna roda
Hungarian: nyerges gólya
Icelandic: Söðulstorkur
Italian: Becco a sella africano, Cicogna becco a sella, Cicogna dal becco a sella, Cicogna sellata
Japanese (romaji): kurahashikou
Japanese: クラハシコウ
Kazakh: көкқұтан
Kwangali: Kandjendje
Scientific: Ciconia ephippiorhyncha, Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis, Ephippiorrhynchus senegalensis, Mycteria senegalensis
Lithuanian: Afrikinis balnasnapis, afrikinis gandras
Latvian: Seglknābja stārķis
Maltese: ċikonja tal-munqar sarġ
Dutch: Zadelbekooievaar, Zadelbek-ooievaar
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sadelnebbstork
Norwegian: Sadelnebbstork
Polish: zabiru afrykanski, żabiru afrykański
Portuguese: Jabiru
Portuguese (Portugal): Jabiru-africano
Rhaeto-Romance: Jabiru
Romanian: Jabiru african
Russian: Африканский седлоклюв, Африканский Ябиру, Седлоклювый аист, Седлоклювый ябиру
Slovak: Bocian sedlatý, bocianovec sedlatý
Slovenian: Afriška sedlarica
Serbian: Afrička sedlarka, Sedlokljuna roda
Swedish: sadelnäbbsstork, Sadelnäbbstork
Swahili: Korongo Domo-ngazi
Turkish: Afrika Jabirusu, Eğer gagalı leylek
Tsonga: Ngwamhlanga
Tatar: Африка ябирусы
Ukrainian: Ябіру сенегальський
Chinese: 鞍嘴鹳
Chinese (Traditional): 凹嘴鸛

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