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Cave Swiftlet

Collocalia linchi Horsfield, T; Moore, F 1854

The cave swiftlet is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It is found on the Indonesia islands of Sumatra, Java and Bali. It is a woodland species and nests in caves. The Bornean swiftlet was considered a subspecies, but is now usually considered distinct. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  Horsfield, T; Moore, F 1854

Reference:
   Cat. Birds Mus. East-India Co. [Horsfield & Moore] 1 p.100

Protonym:
  Collocalia linchi

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/47310200


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  4BA9A5D15EB54515

Avibase ID:
  avibase-4BA9A5D1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4BA9A5D1


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554945

Geographic range:

  • Collocalia linchi linchi: Java, Bawean, Madura, and Kangean islands; population on Nusa Penida reportedly also this subspecies (subspecific identification requires confirmation)
  • Collocalia linchi ripleyi: Bukit Barisan Mountains (Sumatra)
  • Collocalia linchi dedii: Bali and Lombok
English:
Cave Swiftlet
Catalan:
Salangana linchi
Czech:
salangana sundská
Danish:
Sundasalangan
German:
Braunkehlsalangane
Spanish:
Salangana Linchi
Spanish (Spain):
Salangana Linchi
Finnish:
sumatranloistosalangaani
French:
Salangane linchi
Croatian:
javanska čiopica
Hungarian:
Linchi-szalangána
Italian:
Salangana delle grotte
Japanese (romaji):
doukutsuanatsubame
Japanese:
ドウクツアナツバメ
Lithuanian:
Sumatrinė salangana
Dutch:
Linchidwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Epidotsalangan
Norwegian:
Epidotsalangan
Polish:
salangana zielonawa
Portuguese:
salangana-linchi
Russian:
Пещерная салангана
Slovak:
salangána zelenkavá
Serbian:
Pećinska čiopica
Swedish:
javasalangan
Ukrainian:
Салангана зеленкувата
Chinese:
穴金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional):
洞穴金絲燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Salangane linchi ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cave Swiftlet (Cave) ( Collocalia linchi [linchi Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cave Swiftlet (Cave) ( Collocalia linchi [linchi Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cave Swiftlet (Cave) ( Collocalia linchi [linchi Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cave Swiftlet (Cave) ( Collocalia linchi [linchi Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Collocalia esculenta linchi [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Collocalia esculenta linchi [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Cave Swiftlet ( Collocalia linchi) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Collocalia linchi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Collocalia [linchi or dodgei] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Salangana linchi
Czech: salangana sundská
Danish: Sundasalangan
German: Braunkehlsalangane, Linchisalangane
English: Cave Swiftlet, Cave Swiftlet (Cave)
English, HBW: Cave Swiftlet (Cave)
English (IOC): Cave Swiftlet
English (United States): Cave Swiftlet
Esperanto: Kavapuseto
Spanish: Salangana Linchi
Spanish (Spain): Salangana Linchi
Spanish (HBW): Cave Swiftlet
Estonian: rohe-läiksalangaan
Finnish: sumatranloistosalangaani
French: Salangane linchi, Salangane linchi (linchi)
Croatian: javanska čiopica
Hungarian: Linchi-szalangána
Indonesian: Walet Linci
Italian: Salangana delle grotte
Japanese (romaji): doukutsuanatsubame
Japanese: ドウクツアナツバメ
Scientific: Collocalia esculenta linchi, Collocalia linchi, Collocalia linchi [linchi Group], Collocalia linchi linchi
Lithuanian: Sumatrinė salangana
Dutch: Linchidwergsalangaan, Linchi-dwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Epidotsalangan
Norwegian: Epidotsalangan
Polish: salangana zielonawa
Portuguese: salangana-linchi
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinhão-das-cavernas
Russian: Пещерная салангана
Slovak: salangána zelenkavá
Serbian: Pećinska čiopica
Swedish: Grottsalangan, javasalangan
Turkish: Mağara yelyutanı
Ukrainian: Салангана зеленкувата
Chinese: 穴金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional): 洞穴金絲燕

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