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Glossy Swiftlet

Collocalia esculenta (Linnaeus, C 1758)

The glossy swiftlet is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It is found on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and eastwards to New Guinea, the Bismarck Archipelago and the Solomon Islands. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
   Collocalia
Scientific:
  Collocalia esculenta


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1758)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 10 1 p.191

Protonym:
  Hirundo esculenta

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727100


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  4603DB3FA6F18B3A

Avibase ID:
  avibase-4603DB3F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4603DB3F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554944

Geographic range:

  • Collocalia esculenta esculenta: central and southern Sulawesi, Banggai and Sula islands, South Moluccas (to Kai Islands), and Aru Islands
  • Collocalia esculenta spilura: N Moluccas
  • Collocalia esculenta manadensis: N Sulawesi, Sangihe, Siau, Talasea and Talaud islands
  • Collocalia esculenta minuta: Salayar, Bonerate, Tanahjampea and Kalao is. (n Flores Sea)
  • Collocalia esculenta amethystina: Waigeo I. (off nw New Guinea)
  • Collocalia esculenta numforensis: Numfor I. (off nw New Guinea)
  • Collocalia esculenta [nitens or erwini]: New Guinea, western Papuan Islands, Yapen, and Karker
  • Collocalia esculenta misimae: Louisiade Archipelago (Misima and Rossel)
  • Collocalia esculenta stresemanni: Admiralty Islands (Manus, Rambutyo, Nauna, Los Negros)
  • Collocalia esculenta heinrothi: Bismarck Archipelago (New Hanover, Nusa, New Ireland, and Djaul)
  • Collocalia esculenta spilogaster: Bismarck Archipelago (Lihir Group and Tatau Islands)
  • Collocalia esculenta hypogrammica: Bismarck Archipelago (Nissan and Green)
  • Collocalia esculenta tametamele: Bismarck Arch. (New Britain and Witu); Bougainville
  • Collocalia esculenta lagonoleucos: northwestern Solomon Islands (Buka and Bougainville; identify of population on Shortland not determined, but possibly this subspecies)
  • Collocalia esculenta becki: Central and ne Solomon Islands; single record from Malaita
  • Collocalia esculenta makirensis: Makira (Solomon Islands)
  • Collocalia esculenta desiderata: Rennell (s Solomon Islands)
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English:
Glossy Swiftlet
Catalan:
salangana lluenta
Czech:
salangana bělobřichá
Danish:
Glanssalangan
German:
Glanzkopfsalangane
Spanish:
Salangana lustrosa
Spanish (Spain):
Salangana Lustrosa
Finnish:
loistosalangaani
French:
Salangane soyeuse
Croatian:
blistava čiopica
Hungarian:
fényes szalangána
Icelandic:
Gljásvölungur
Italian:
Salangana lucente
Japanese (romaji):
shiroharaanatsubame
Japanese:
シロハラアナツバメ
Lithuanian:
baltapilvė salangana
Dutch:
Witbuikdwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Glanssalangan
Norwegian:
glanssalangan
Polish:
salangana zmienna
Portuguese:
salangana-brilhante
Russian:
Блестящая салангана
Slovak:
salangána bielobruchá
Serbian:
Sjajna čiopica
Swedish:
glanssalangan
Ukrainian:
Салангана білочерева
Chinese:
白腹金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional):
白腹金絲燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
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:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Glossy Swiftlet ( Collocalia esculenta) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Collocalia [esculenta, isonota, sumbawae, neglecta, uropygialis, affinis or natalis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: salangana lluenta
Czech: salangana bělobřichá
Danish: Glanssalangan
German: Glanzkopfsalangane
English: Glossy Swiftlet
English, HBW: Glossy Swiftlet (Glossy)
English (IOC): Glossy Swiftlet
English (United States): Glossy Swiftlet
Esperanto: Brilapuseto
Spanish: Salangana lustrosa
Spanish (Spain): Salangana Lustrosa
Spanish (HBW): Glossy Swiftlet
Estonian: läiksalangaan
Finnish: loistosalangaani
French: Salangane soyeuse, Salangane soyeuse (esculenta)
Croatian: blistava čiopica
Hungarian: fényes szalangána
Indonesian: Walet Sapi
Icelandic: Gljásvölungur
Italian: Salangana lucente
Japanese (romaji): shiroharaanatsubame
Japanese: シロハラアナツバメ
Japanese (Kanji): 白腹穴燕
Scientific: Collocalia esculenta, Collocalia esculenta esculenta, Hirundo esculenta
Lithuanian: baltapilvė salangana
Malay: Layang-Layang Perut Putih
Dutch: Witbuikdwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Glanssalangan
Norwegian: glanssalangan
Polish: salangana zmienna
Pinyin: bái-fù jīn-sī-yàn
Portuguese: salangana-brilhante
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinhão-brilhante, andorinhão-lustroso
Russian: Белобрюхая салангана, Блестящая салангана
Slovak: salangána bielobruchá
Serbian: Sjajna čiopica
Swedish: glanssalangan
Thai: นกแอ่นท้องขาว
Thai (Transliteration): nók àeen tʰóaaŋ-kʰăaw
Turkish: Parlak yelyutan
Ukrainian: Салангана білочерева
Chinese: 白腹金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白腹金絲燕

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