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Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper
Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi] (= Prosobonia leucoptera) (Gmelin, JF, 1789)
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
  Prosobonia

Scientific:
  Prosobonia leucoptera

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.678

Protonym:
  Tringa leucoptera

Avibase ID:
  47D864A815D08C67

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/47D864A8

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562480

Geographic range:

  • Prosobonia leucoptera: extinct; formerly Tahiti (Society Islands)
  • Prosobonia ellisi: Extinct. Formerly Moorea (Society Islands); not reported since it was discovered in 1777
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper
Czech:
  vodoušek bělobrvý
German:
  Tahiti-Strandläufer
Danish:
  Tahitiklire
Spanish:
  Correlimos Batitú
Finnish:
  tahitinsirri
French:
  Chevalier à ailes blanches ou C. d'Ellis
Italian:
  Piro piro di Tahiti
Japanese:
  tahichishigi
Japanese:
  タヒチシギ
Dutch:
  Tahitistrandloper
Norwegian:
  Tahitisnipe
Polish:
  brodzczyk bialoskrzydly
Portuguese:
  Maçarico-do-tahiti
Russian:
  Таитянский песочник
Slovak:
  kalužiak bielokrídly
Swedish:
  Tahitisnäppa
Chinese:
  大溪地矶鹬


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Chevalier à ailes blanches ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Tahiti Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Prosobonia leucoptera [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Prosobonia leucoptera [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Prosobonia leucoptera [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Tahitian Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Tahitian Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Tahitian Sandpiper ( Prosobonia leucoptera) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Xivita de l'illa Moorea
Czech: vodoušek bělobrvý
Danish: Tahitiklire
German: Tahiti-Strandläufer
English: Tahiti Sandpiper, Tahitian or Moorea Sandpiper, Tahitian Sandpiper, White-winged Sandpiper
Spanish: Correlimos Batitú
Estonian: tahiiti tilder
Finnish: tahitinsirri
French: Chevalier à ailes blanches ou C. d'Ellis
Hungarian: fehérszárnyú cankó
Italian: Piro piro di Tahiti
Japanese: tahichishigi
Japanese: タヒチシギ
Scientific: Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi], Prosobonia leucoptera, Tringa leucoptera
Lithuanian: Taitinis tilvikas
Dutch: Tahitistrandloper
Norwegian: Tahitisnipe
Polish: brodzczyk bialoskrzydly
Portuguese: Maçarico-do-tahiti
Russian: Таитянский песочник
Slovak: kalužiak bielokrídly
Swedish: Tahitisnäppa
Ukrainian: Куліга білокрила
Chinese: 大溪地矶鹬
Chinese (Traditional): 大溪地鷸

 

         

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