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Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin

Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans] (= Progne subis) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
   Progne
Scientific:
  Progne subis


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.192

Protonym:
  Hirundo subis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727101


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  4CBDE1FA355C1800

Avibase ID:
  avibase-4CBDE1FA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4CBDE1FA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178464

Geographic range:

  • Progne subis subis: S Canada to highlands of c Mexico; >Brazil
  • Progne subis arboricola: Mts. of w North America
  • Progne subis hesperia: SW Arizona to nw Mexico (Sonora), s Baja Calif. and Isla Tiburón
  • Progne cryptoleuca: Cuba and Isle of Pines; casual in s Florida
  • Progne dominicensis: West Indies (except Cuba and Isle of Pines); Tobago
  • Progne sinaloae: Breeds Sierra Madre Occidental of w Mexico; winter range unknown
  • Progne chalybea chalybea: E Mexico (s Tamaulipas) to n Argentina and Brazil
  • Progne chalybea macrorhamphus: E Bolivia and e Brazil to Paraguay, Uruguay and ne Argentina
  • Progne chalybea warneri: Coastal western Mexico (Sinaloa to Chiapas)
  • Progne modesta: Galapagos Islands
  • Progne murphyi: Coastal Peru (Piura south to Ica), rarely to n Chile (Arica)
  • Progne elegans: Bolivia to Uruguay and Argentina; >north to Colombia
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English:
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin
French:
Hirondelle noire, à ventre blanc, de Cuba, du Sinaloa, chalybée, sombre, de Murphy ou gracieuse


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin ( Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Czech: jiřička bělobřichá
Danish: Caribersvale
German: Dominikanerschwalbe
English: Purple, Caribbean, Cuban, Sinaloa, Grey-breasted, Galapagos, Southern or Elegant Martin
Spanish: Golondrina Caribeña
Spanish (Argentine): Golondrina purpúrea
Spanish (Colombia): Golondrina Cubana
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Golondrina Grande
Spanish (Mexico): Golondrina sinaloense
Spanish (Venezuela): Golondrina Caribeña
Estonian: antilli türkiispääsuke
Finnish: karibiansinipääsky
French: Hirondelle à ventre blanc, Hirondelle noire, à ventre blanc, de Cuba, du Sinaloa, chalybée, sombre, de Murphy ou gracieuse
Guadeloupean Creole French: Hirondelle
Haitian Creole French: Irondèl nwa
Hungarian: karibi bíborfecske
Italian: Rondine dei Caraibi
Japanese (romaji): kyuabamurasakitsubame
Japanese: シロハラムラサキツバメ
Scientific: Hirundo dominicensis, Hirundo subis, Progne [subis, dominicensis, cryptoleuca, sinaloae, chalybea, modesta, murphyi or elegans], Progne dominicensis, Progne subis, Progne subis subis
Lithuanian: Karibinė miškinė kregždė
Dutch: Caribische Purperzwaluw
Norwegian: Karibsvale
Polish: jaskólczak antylski
Russian: Доминиканская лесная ласточка
Slovak: lastovička antilská
Swedish: Karibisk storsvala
Ukrainian: Щурик пурпуровий
Chinese: 加勒比崖燕
Chinese (Traditional): 加勒比崖燕

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