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Straw-tailed Whydah

Vidua fischeri (Reichenow, 1882)

The Straw-tailed Whydah (Vidua fischeri) is a species of bird in the Viduidae family. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is dry savanna. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Viduidae
Genus:
  Vidua

Scientific:
  Vidua fischeri

Citation:
  (Reichenow, 1882)

Reference:
  Orn.Centralbl. 7 p.91

Protonym:
  Linura fischeri

Avibase ID:
  424B857C55FA78B0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/424B857C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563665

Geographic range:

  • Vidua fischeri: southeastern South Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, northeastern Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania
English:
Straw-tailed Whydah
Czech:
vdovka Fischerova
German:
Strohwitwe
Danish:
Stråvidafinke
Spanish:
Viuda de Fischer
Finnish:
olkipyrstöleski
French:
Veuve de Fischer
Italian:
Vedova codapaglia
Japanese:
kisakisuzume
Japanese:
キサキスズメ
Dutch:
Fischers Wida
Norwegian:
Stråhaleenke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Stråhaleenkje
Polish:
wdówka plowosterna
Portuguese:
Viuvinha-rabo-de-palha
Russian:
Вдовушка Фишера
Slovak:
vdovka plavá
Swedish:
stråstjärtad änka
Ukrainian:
Вдовичка світлохвоста
Chinese:
草尾维达雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Veuve de Fischer ( Vidua fischeri)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Veuve de Fischer ( Vidua fischeri)
Clements 1st edition:
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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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:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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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:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Fischer's Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Fischer's Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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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):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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:
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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 7.2:
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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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
James Lee Peters:
Vidua fischeri
James Lee Peters (original):
Vidua fischeri
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Vidua fischeri
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Straw-tailed Whydah ( Vidua fischeri)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vidua fischeri
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vidua fischeri

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: vídua de Fischer
Czech: Vdovka Fischerova, vdovka Fisherova
Danish: Stråvidafinke
German: Strohwitwe, Stroh-Witwe
English: Fischer's Pin-tailed Whydah, Fischer's Whydah, Straw tailed Whydah, Straw-tailed Whydah, Straw-tailed Widow
English (IOC): Straw-tailed Whydah
English (Kenya): Straw-tailed Whydah
Spanish: Viuda de Fischer
Spanish (Spain): Viuda de Fischer
Spanish (HBW): Straw-tailed Whydah
Finnish: Olkipyrstöleski
French: Veuve à queue de paille, Veuve de Fischer
Hungarian: sárgahasú vida
Italian: Vedova codapaglia, Vedova di Fischer
Japanese: kisakisuzume
Japanese: キサキスズメ
Scientific: Linura fischeri, Vidua fischeri
Lithuanian: Fišerio našlytė
Dutch: Fischers Wida, Fischer-wida
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stråhaleenkje
Norwegian: Stråhaleenke
Polish: wdówka plowosterna, wdówka płowosterna
Portuguese: Viuvinha-rabo-de-palha
Portuguese (Portugal): Viuvinha-rabo-de-palha
Russian: Вдовушка Фишера
Slovak: vdovka plavá
Serbian: Slamnata udovica
Swedish: Spetsstjärtad änka, stråstjärtad änka
Swahili: Fumbwe Mkia-njano
Ukrainian: Вдовичка світлохвоста
Chinese: 草尾维达雀, 草尾维达鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 稻尾維達雀, 菲切氏稻尾維達雀

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