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Indian Roller

Coracias benghalensis (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Coraciidae
Genus:
  Coracias

Scientific:
  Coracias benghalensis

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.106

Protonym:
  Corvus benghalensis

Avibase ID:
  4F404CB97EC589F3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4F404CB9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554523

Geographic range:

  • Coracias benghalensis benghalensis: E Arabia to ne India
  • Coracias benghalensis indicus: S India and Sri Lanka
English:
Indian Roller
Czech:
mandelík indický
German:
Bengalenracke
Danish:
Blåkronet Ellekrage
Spanish:
Carraca India
Finnish:
intiansininärhi
French:
Rollier indien
Icelandic:
Hindhrani
Italian:
Ghiandaia marina indiana
Japanese:
indobuppousou
Japanese:
インドブッポウソウ
Dutch:
Indische Scharrelaar
Norwegian:
Brednebbråke
Polish:
kraska orientalna
Portuguese:
Rolieiro-indiano
Russian:
Бенгальская сизоворонка
Slovak:
krakľa hnedastá
Swedish:
Indisk blåkråka
Ukrainian:
сиворакша бенгальська
Chinese:
棕胸佛法僧


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Indian Roller [Northern] ( Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis])
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Indian Roller (Indian) ( Coracias benghalensis benghalensis/indicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Indian Roller (Indian) ( Coracias benghalensis benghalensis/indicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Indian Roller (Indian) ( Coracias benghalensis benghalensis/indicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Indian Roller ( Coracias benghalensis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Coracias [benghalensis or affinis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Arabic: الشقراق الهندي
Bengali: বাংলা নীলকণ্ঠ
Catalan: Gaig blau de l'Índia
Czech: mandelík indický
Danish: Blåkronet Ellekrage
German: Bengalenracke, Hinduracke
English: Indian Roller, Indian Roller (Indian), Indian Roller [Northern], Northern Roller
English (IOC): Indian Roller (Indian)
Spanish: Carraca India
Spanish (Spain): Carraca India (benghalensis/indicus)
Estonian: india siniraag
Finnish: intiansininärhi
French: Rollier indien, Rollier indien (benghalensis/indicus), Rollier indien [benghalensis ou indicus], Rollier indien [benghalensis]
Hebrew: כחל הודי
Hindi: Pal kuruvi
Hungarian: bengál szalakóta
Icelandic: Hindhrani
Italian: Ghiandaia marina indiana
Japanese: indo buppōsō, indobuppousou, indobuppousou (benghalensis/indicus)
Japanese: インドブッポウソウ, インドブッポウソウ (benghalensis/indicus)
Japanese (Kanji): インド仏法僧
Scientific: Coracias benghalensis, Coracias benghalensis [benghalensis], Coracias benghalensis benghalensis, Coracias benghalensis benghalensis/indicus, Corvus benghalensis
Lithuanian: Indijinis žalvarnis
Latvian: Indijas zilvārna
Malayalam: പനംകക്ക
Malay: Burung Tiong Gajah
Dutch: Indische Scharrelaar
Norwegian: bengalråke (benghalensis/indicus), Brednebbråke
Polish: kraska orientalna
Pinyin: zōng-xiōng fó-fǎ-sēng
Portuguese: Rolieiro-indiano
Russian: Бенгальская сизоворонка
Slovak: krakľa hnedastá
Slovenian: indijska zlatovranka
Serbian: Indijska modrovrana (benghalensis/indicus)
Swedish: Indisk blåkråka
Tamil: Panangadai
Thai: นกตะขาบทุ่ง
Thai (Transliteration): nók tà-kʰàap tʰûŋ
Turkish: Hint Gökkuzgun
Ukrainian: сиворакша бенгальська
Vietnamese: Chim Sả rừng
Chinese: 棕胸佛法僧
Chinese (Traditional): 棕胸佛法僧

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