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Black Skimmer [South American]

Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens] (= Rynchops niger cinerascens) Spix, JB 1825




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Rynchops
Scientific:
  Rynchops niger cinerascens


Original description

Citation:
  Spix, JB 1825

Reference:
   Av. Sp. Nov. Brasil. 2 p.80 pl.102

Protonym:
  Rhynchops cinerascens

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41278016#page/94/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  4CE2A8B9AD29D868

Avibase ID:
  avibase-4CE2A8B9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4CE2A8B9


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 825031

Geographic range:

  • Rynchops niger niger: Coastal US and Mexico; winters to Panama
  • Rynchops niger intercedens: E Brazil to Paraguay, Uruguay and ne Argentina
English:
Black Skimmer [South American]
French:
Bec-en-ciseaux noir [cinerascens ou intercedens]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Black Skimmer [South American] ( Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Rynchops niger

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Catalan: Bec de tisora americà
Czech: zoboun americký
Danish: Amerikansk Saksnæb
German: Amerikanischer Scherenschnabel
English: Black Skimmer, Black Skimmer (South American), Black Skimmer [South American]
Spanish: Rayador Americano
Spanish (Argentine): Rayador
Spanish (Bolivia): Rayador
Spanish (Chile): Rayador
Spanish (Colombia): Picotijera
Spanish (Costa Rica): Rayador negro
Spanish (Cuba): Pico de Tijera
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pico de Tijera
Spanish (Honduras): Rayadora
Spanish (Mexico): rayador americano
Spanish (Peru): Rayador Negro
Spanish (Paraguay): Rayador
Spanish (Uruguay): Rayador
Spanish (Venezuela): Pico de Tijera
Estonian: ameerika käärnokk
Finnish: amerikansaksinokka
French: Bec-en-ciseaux noir, Bec-en-ciseaux noir (Amérique du Sud), Bec-en-ciseaux noir (forme d'Amérique du Sud), Bec-en-ciseaux noir [cinerascens ou intercedens]
Guarani: Pa'â guasu
Haitian Creole French: Bèk sizo
Hungarian: karibi ollóscsőrű
Italian: Becco a cesoie americano
Japanese (romaji): kurohasamiajisashi
Japanese: クロハサミアジサシ
Scientific: Rhynchops cinerascens, Rynchops niger, Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens], Rynchops niger cinerascens, Rynchops niger niger, Rynchops nigra
Lithuanian: Juodasis žirkliasnapis
Dutch: Amerikaanse Schaarbek
Norwegian: Amerikasaksenebb
Polish: brzytwodziób amerykanski, brzytwodziób amerykański
Portuguese: Talha-mar
Portuguese (Brazil): Talha-mar
Russian: Чёрный водорез
Slovak: zobáľ čiernochrbtý
Swedish: Amerikansk saxnäbb
Chinese: 黑剪嘴鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 黑剪嘴鷗

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