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Bar-breasted Firefinch

Lagonosticta rufopicta (Fraser, 1843)

The Bar-breasted Firefinch (Lagonosticta rufopicta) is a common species of estrildid finch found in central Africa. It has an estimated global extent of occurrence of 2,900,000 km². Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
  Lagonosticta

Scientific:
  Lagonosticta rufopicta

Citation:
  (Fraser, 1843)

Reference:
  PZS Pt11 no.121 p.27

Protonym:
  Estrilda rufopicta

Avibase ID:
  43FE47880BC93437

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/43FE4788

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560650

Geographic range:

  • Lagonosticta rufopicta rufopicta: Senegal to Nigeria, n Cameroon and Ubangi-Chari
  • Lagonosticta rufopicta lateritia: South Sudan, western Ethiopia, northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, and western Kenya
English:
Bar-breasted Firefinch
Czech:
amarant tečkovaný
German:
Pünktchenamarant
Danish:
Punktamarant
Spanish:
Amaranta Barrada
Finnish:
savanniruusupeippo
French:
Amarante pointé
Italian:
Amaranto pettobarrato
Japanese:
shiroshimakougyokuchou
Japanese:
シロシマコウギョクチョウ
Dutch:
Stippelamarant
Norwegian:
Rosenamarant
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rosenamarant
Polish:
amarantka cetkowana
Portuguese:
Amarante-de-peito-pintalgado
Russian:
Крапчатый амарант
Slovak:
amarant bodkovaný
Swedish:
rosenamarant
Ukrainian:
Амарант савановий
Chinese:
斑胸火雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
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):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Amarante pointé ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Amarante pointé ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Bar-breasted Waxbill ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Bar-breasted Waxbill ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
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:
Bar-breasted Fire Finch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Bar-breasted Fire Finch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
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):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
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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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Bar-breasted Fire-Finch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Lagonosticta rufopicta [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Lagonosticta rufopicta [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Lagonosticta rufopicta [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Bar-breasted Firefinch ( Lagonosticta rufopicta) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lagonosticta rufopicta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lagonosticta rufopicta [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lagonosticta [rufopicta or nitidula] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Bruinvuurvinkie
Catalan: amaranta del Sahel
Czech: Amarant teckovaný, amarant tečkovaný
Danish: Punktamarant
German: Pünktchenamarant, Pünktchen-Amarant
English: Bar breasted Firefinch, Bar-breasted Fire Finch, Bar-breasted Firefinch, Bar-breasted Fire-Finch, Bar-breasted Waxbill, Brown Firefinch
English (IOC): Bar-breasted Firefinch
English (Kenya): Bar-breasted Firefinch
Spanish: Amaranta Barrada, Pinzón Candela de Pecho Listado
Spanish (Spain): Amaranta Barrada
Spanish (HBW): Bar-breasted Firefinch
Estonian: jõgi-leekamadiin
Finnish: Savanniruusupeippo
French: Amarante pointé, Amaranthe poitillée, Sénégali à poitrine barrée
Hungarian: pettyes amarant
Italian: Amaranto bruno, Amaranto pettobarrato
Japanese: chairokougyokuchou, shirafukougyokuchou, shiroshimakougyokuchou
Japanese: シラフコウギョクチョウ, シロシマコウギョクチョウ, チャイロコウギョクチョウ
Scientific: Estrilda rufopicta, Lagonosticta rufopicta, Lagonosticta rufopicta rufopicta
Lithuanian: Kanapėtasis amarantas
Dutch: Puntastrilde, Stippelamarant
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rosenamarant
Norwegian: Punktamarant, Rosenamarant
Polish: amarantka cetkowana, Amarantka cętkowana
Portuguese: Amarante-de-peito-pintalgado
Russian: Крапчатый амарант
Slovak: amarant bodkovaný
Serbian: Tačkasta amaranta
Swedish: rosenamarant, Vitbandad amarant
Ukrainian: Амарант савановий
Chinese: 斑胸火雀
Chinese (Traditional): 斑胸火雀

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