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Piapiac

Ptilostomus afer (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Piapiac (Ptilostomus afer) is a member of the crow family, and is the only member of the genus Ptilostomus. According to recent findings, it is most closely related to the Central Asian ground jays (Ericson et al., 2005). Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Ptilostomus

Scientific:
  Ptilostomus afer

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.157

Protonym:
  Corvus afer

Avibase ID:
  4C35510F09647DF8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4C35510F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562593

Geographic range:

  • Ptilostomus afer: Palm savanna of sub-Saharan Africa
English:
Piapiac
Czech:
straka ostroocasá
German:
Spitzschwanzelster
Danish:
Pia-piak
Spanish:
Piapiac
Finnish:
paimenharakka
French:
Piapiac africain
Icelandic:
Pjáka
Italian:
Piapiac
Japanese:
afurikasanjaku
Japanese:
アフリカサンジャク
Dutch:
Piapiac
Norwegian:
Svartskjære
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartskjor
Polish:
kruczek
Portuguese:
Pega-africana
Russian:
Чёрная сорока
Slovak:
straka dobytčia
Swedish:
piapiak
Ukrainian:
Піакпіак
Chinese:
须嘴鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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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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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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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):
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Piapiac africain ( Ptilostomus afer)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Piapiac africain ( Ptilostomus afer)
Clements 1st edition:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Clements 3rd edition:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Clements 4th edition:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
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:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
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:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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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):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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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:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
James Lee Peters:
Ptilostomus afer
James Lee Peters (original):
Ptilostomus afer
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Ptilostomus afer
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Piapiac ( Ptilostomus afer)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptilostomus afer
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Ptilostomus afer

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: piapiac
Czech: Straka ostroocasá
Danish: Pia-piak
German: Piapia, Spitzschwanzelster
English: Black Magpie, Piapiac
English (IOC): Piapiac
English (Kenya): Piapiac
Spanish: Piapiac
Spanish (Spain): Piapiac
Spanish (HBW): Piapiac
Estonian: savanniharakas (piapiak)
Finnish: Paimenharakka
French: Piac-piac, Piapiac africain
Hungarian: pálmaszarka
Icelandic: Pjáka
Italian: Piapiac
Japanese: afurikasanjaku
Japanese: アフリカサンジャク
Scientific: Corvus afer, Ptilostomus afer
Lithuanian: Juodoji šarka
Dutch: Piapiac
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartskjor
Norwegian: Svartskjære
Polish: kruczek, Kruczek gański
Portuguese: Pega-africana
Portuguese (Portugal): Pêga-africana
Russian: Чёрная сорока
Slovak: piapia dobytčia, straka dobytčia, Straka piapia
Serbian: Pjapjak
Swedish: Piapiak
Ukrainian: Піакпіак
Chinese: 须嘴鸦
Chinese (Traditional): 羽嘴鴉

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