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Plume-toed Swiftlet

Collocalia affinis Beavan, 1867

The plume-toed swiftlet is a small bird in the swift family Apodidae. It is found on some eastern Indian Ocean islands, the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, and lowland Borneo. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
   Collocalia
Scientific:
  Collocalia affinis


Original description

Citation:
  Beavan, 1867

Reference:
  Ibis p.318

Protonym:
  Collocalia affinis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8455602


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  5AF6B3D9AED56128

Avibase ID:
  avibase-5AF6B3D9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5AF6B3D9


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 693198

Geographic range:

  • Collocalia affinis affinis: Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  • Collocalia affinis elachyptera: Mergui Archipelago (off Myanmar)
  • Collocalia affinis cyanoptila: Thai-Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Natuna Island, and lowland Borneo
  • Collocalia affinis oberholseri: Batu Islands and Mentawi Islands (off w Sumatra)
  • Collocalia affinis vanderbilti: Nias I. (off w Sumatra)
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English:
Plume-toed Swiftlet
Danish:
Hvidbuget Salangan
German:
Flaumfußsalangane
Spanish:
Salangana Calzada
Spanish (Spain):
Salangana calzada
French:
Salangane de Beavan
Japanese (romaji):
haneashiyubianatsubame
Japanese:
ハネアシユビアナツバメ
Dutch:
Westelijke Dwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Dunfotsalangan
Norwegian:
dunfotsalangan
Polish:
salangana białobrzucha
Portuguese:
salangana-de-hálux-emplumado
Russian:
Светлобрюхая салангана
Slovak:
salangána papučková
Serbian:
Gaćasta čiopica
Swedish:
plymtåad salangan
Ukrainian:
салангана оперенопала
Chinese:
毛趾金丝燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Plume-toed Swiftlet ( Collocalia affinis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Plume-toed Swiftlet ( Collocalia affinis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Plume-toed Swiftlet ( Collocalia affinis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
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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 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms


Danish: Hvidbuget Salangan
German: Flaumfußsalangane, Glanzkopfsalangane
English: Plume-toed Swiftlet
English, HBW: Glossy Swiftlet (Plume-toed)
English (India): Plume-toed Swift (Andaman Glossy Swiftlet)
English (IOC): Plume-toed Swiftlet
English (United States): Plume-toed Swiftlet
Spanish: Salangana Calzada, Salangana Lustrosa (affinis)
Spanish (Spain): Salangana calzada, Salangana lustrosa (affinis)
Spanish (Mexico): Vencejo de Pies Emplumados
French: Salangane de Beavan
Japanese (romaji): haneashiyubianatsubame
Japanese: ハネアシユビアナツバメ
Scientific: Collocalia affinis, Collocalia affinis affinis, Collocalia esculenta affinis
Dutch: Westelijke Dwergsalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Dunfotsalangan
Norwegian: dunfotsalangan
Polish: salangana białobrzucha
Portuguese: salangana-de-hálux-emplumado
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinhão-de-pés-emplumados
Russian: Светлобрюхая салангана
Slovak: salangána papučková
Serbian: Gaćasta čiopica
Swedish: plymtåad salangan
Thai: นกแอ่นท้องขาว
Turkish: Beavan yelyutanı
Ukrainian: салангана оперенопала
Chinese: 毛趾金丝燕

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