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White-backed Swallow

Cheramoeca leucosterna (Gould, 1841)

The White-backed Swallow (Cheramoeca leucosterna) is a bird in the Hirundinidae family endemic to Australia. It is monotypic within the genus Cheramoeca. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Cheramoeca

Scientific:
  Cheramoeca leucosterna

Citation:
  (Gould, 1841)

Reference:
  PZS(1840) Pt8 no.95 p.172

Protonym:
  Hirundo leucosternus

Avibase ID:
  46F6FA515AE867D9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/46F6FA51

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916661

Geographic range:

  • Cheramoeca leucosterna: Southern Australia (except sw Western Australia and s Victoria)
English:
White-backed Swallow
Czech:
vlaštovka bělohřbetá
German:
Weißrückenschwalbe
Danish:
Hvidrygget Svale
Spanish:
Golondrina Dorsiblanca
Finnish:
valkoselkäpääsky
French:
Hirondelle à dos blanc
Italian:
Rondine dorsobianco
Japanese:
sejirotsubame
Japanese:
セジロツバメ
Dutch:
Witrugzwaluw
Norwegian:
Hvitryggsvale
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitryggsvale
Polish:
chera
Russian:
Белоспинная ласточка
Slovak:
lastovička bielochrbtá
Swedish:
vitryggig svala
Ukrainian:
Ластівка білоспинна
Chinese:
白背燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Hirondelle à dos blanc ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Hirondelle à dos blanc ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 1st edition:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternum)
Clements 3rd edition:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternum)
Clements 4th edition:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Clements 6th edition:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements, version 2015:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements, version 2016:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements, version 2017:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Clements, version 2018:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
eBird version 1.50:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
eBird version 1.52:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
eBird version 1.53:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
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:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosterna)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternum)
James Lee Peters:
Cheramoeca leucosternum
James Lee Peters (original):
Cheramoeca leucosternum
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cheramoeca leucosternum
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
White-backed Swallow ( Cheramoeca leucosternus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cheramoeca leucosterna
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cheramoeca leucosterna

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: oreneta de dors blanc
Czech: Vlaštovka belohrbetá, vlaštovka bělohřbetá
Danish: Hvidrygget Svale
German: Weißrückenschwalbe
English: Black-and-white Swallow, White backed Swallow, White-backed Swallow, White-breasted Swallow
English (IOC): White-backed Swallow
Spanish: Golondrina de Lomo Blanco, Golondrina Dorsiblanca
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Dorsiblanca
Spanish (HBW): White-backed Swallow
Estonian: valgeselg-pääsuke
Finnish: Valkoselkäpääsky
French: Hirondelle à dos blanc
Italian: Rondine dorsobianco
Japanese: sejirotsubame
Japanese: セジロツバメ
Scientific: Cheramoeca leucosterna, Cheramoeca leucosternum, Cheramoeca leucosternus, Hirundo leucosternus
Lithuanian: Baltanugarė kregždė
Dutch: Witrugzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitryggsvale
Norwegian: Hvitryggsvale
Polish: chera, Chera australijska
Russian: Белоспинная ласточка
Slovak: Lastovička bielochrbtá
Swedish: vitryggig svala, Vitryggssvala
Ukrainian: Ластівка білоспинна
Chinese: 白背燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白背燕

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