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Giant Antshrike

Batara cinerea (Vieillot, 1819)

The Giant Antshrike (Batara cinerea) is a species of bird in the Thamnophilidae family, belonging to the monotypic genus Batara. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay. This species is the largest species of antbird, measuring 34 cm long and weighing around 150 g. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Thamnophilidae
Genus:
  Batara

Scientific:
  Batara cinerea

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1819)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 35 p.200

Protonym:
  Tamnophilus [sic] cinereus

Avibase ID:
  4EADEBB39EAF86FC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4EADEBB3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558877

Geographic range:

  • Batara cinerea cinerea: SE Brazil (s Espírito Santo) to extreme ne Argentina (Misiones)
  • Batara cinerea excubitor: E slope of Andes of c Bolivia (w Santa Cruz)
  • Batara cinerea argentina: E Bolivia to w Paraguay and nw Argentina
English:
Giant Antshrike
Czech:
mravenčík největší
German:
Riesenameisenwürger
Danish:
Kæmpemyretornskade
Spanish:
Batará Gigante
Finnish:
jättimuura
French:
Batara géant
Italian:
Averla formichiera gigante
Japanese:
oniarimozu
Japanese:
オニアリモズ
Dutch:
Reuzenmierklauwier
Norwegian:
Risemaurvarsler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Risemaurvarslar
Polish:
batara
Portuguese:
Matracão
Portuguese (Brazil):
Matracão
Russian:
Батара
Slovak:
batara obria
Swedish:
jättemyrtörnskata
Ukrainian:
Батара
Chinese:
巨蚁鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Giant Antshrike ( Batara cinerea) [version 1]
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:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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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):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Batara géant ( Batara cinerea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Batara géant ( Batara cinerea) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 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 6.8 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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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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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 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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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):
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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 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Giant Antshrike ( Batara cinerea) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Batara cinerea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Batara cinerea [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Batara cinerea [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Giant Antshrike ( Batara cinerea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Batara cinerea [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Batara cinerea [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: batarà gegant
Czech: Mravencík batara, mravenčík největší
Danish: Kæmpemyretornskade
German: Batarß, Riesenameisenwürger, Riesen-Ameisenwürger
English: Giant Antshrike
English (IOC): Giant Antshrike
Spanish: Batará gigante, Batará Grande
Spanish (Argentine): Batará gigante
Spanish (Spain): Batará Gigante
Spanish (HBW): Giant Antshrike
Spanish (Paraguay): Batará gigante
Finnish: Jättimuura
French: Batara géant, Fourmilier géant
Guarani: Mbatara guasu
Hungarian: óriás-hangyászgébics
Italian: Averla formichiera gigante, Batara gigante
Japanese: oniarimozu
Japanese: オニアリモズ
Scientific: Batara cinerea, Batara cinerea cinerea, Tamnophilus [sic] cinereus
Lithuanian: Batara
Dutch: Reuzenmierklauwier
Norwegian Nynorsk: Risemaurvarslar
Norwegian: Risemaurvarsler
Polish: batara
Portuguese: alma-de-caboclo, borralhara, galo-do-mato, matraca, Matracão, papa-ovo, papa-pinto, rabilhão, rajadão
Portuguese (Brazil): alma-de-caboclo, borralhara, galo-do-mato, matraca, matracao, Matracão, papa-ovo, papa-pinto, rabilhão, rajadão
Portuguese (Portugal): Matracão
Russian: Батара
Slovak: batara obria, Mravčiarik batara
Swedish: Jättemyrtörnskata
Ukrainian: Батара
Chinese: 巨蚁鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 巨蟻鵙

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