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Dusky Sunbird

Cinnyris fuscus Vieillot, 1819

The Dusky Sunbird (Cinnyris fuscus) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. This relatively dull sunbird is found in arid savanna, thickets and shrubland (e.g. Karoo) in Angola, Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Nectariniidae
Genus:
  Cinnyris

Scientific:
  Cinnyris fuscus

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1819

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 31 p.506

Protonym:
  Cinnyris fuscus

Avibase ID:
  427683B4598982A0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/427683B4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916456

Geographic range:

  • Cinnyris fuscus fuscus: Namibia and Botswana to South Africa
  • Cinnyris fuscus inclusus: Coastal sw Angola
English:
Dusky Sunbird
Czech:
strdimil tmavý
German:
Rußnektarvogel
Danish:
Namaquasolfugl
Spanish:
Suimanga Oscuro
Finnish:
tuhkamedestäjä
French:
Souimanga fuligineux
Italian:
Nettarinia fosca
Japanese:
usugurotaiyouchou
Japanese:
ウスグロタイヨウチョウ
Dutch:
Roethoningzuiger
Norwegian:
Dunkelsolfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Dunkelsolfugl
Polish:
nektarnik zalobny
Portuguese:
Beija flor sombrio
Russian:
Дымчатая нектарница
Slovak:
nektárovka skalná
Swedish:
vitgumpad solfågel
Ukrainian:
Маріка брунатна
Chinese:
暗色花蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fusca) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Souimanga fuligineux ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Souimanga fuligineux ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Dusky Sunbird ( Cinnyris fuscus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Nectarinia fusca [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Nectarinia fusca [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Nectarinia fusca [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Dusky Sunbird ( Nectarinia fusca) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris fuscus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris fuscus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Namakwasuikerbekkie
Catalan: suimanga fosc
Czech: Strdimil tmavý
Danish: Namaquasolfugl
German: Rußnektarvogel, Russ-Nektarvogel
English: Dusky Sunbird, White-vented Sunbird
English (IOC): Dusky Sunbird
Spanish: Nectarina Oscura, Suimanga Oscuro
Spanish (Spain): Suimanga Oscuro
Spanish (HBW): Dusky Sunbird
Finnish: Tuhkamedestäjä
French: Souimanga fuligineux
Hungarian: sötét nektármadár
Italian: Nettarinia fosca
Japanese: usuguroshiroharataiyouchou, usugurotaiyouchou
Japanese: ウスグロシロハラタイヨウチョウ, ウスグロタイヨウチョウ
Scientific: Cinnyris fusca, Cinnyris fuscus, Cinnyris fuscus fuscus, Nectarinia fusca
Lithuanian: Dūminė spalvingoji nektarina
Dutch: Roethoningzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Dunkelsolfugl
Norwegian: dunkelsolfugl, Kaffersolfugl
Polish: nektarnik zalobny, nektarnik żałobny
Portuguese: Beija flor sombrio, Beija-flor-sombrio
Russian: Дымчатая нектарница
Slovak: nektárovka skalná
Serbian: Tamna sunčica
Swedish: Svartvit solfågel, vitgumpad solfågel
Ukrainian: Маріка брунатна
Chinese: 暗色花蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 暗色花蜜鳥

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