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Dusky Tit

Melaniparus funereus (Verreaux, J & Verreaux, E, 1855)

The Dusky Tit (Parus funereus) is a species of bird in the tit family Paridae. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Paridae
Genus:
  Melaniparus

Scientific:
  Melaniparus funereus

Citation:
  (Verreaux, J & Verreaux, E, 1855)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 3 p.104

Protonym:
  Melanoparus funereus

Avibase ID:
  5C54F8C9C3A4B0E1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/5C54F8C9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561858

Geographic range:

  • Melaniparus funereus funereus: Guinea to Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Kenya
  • Melaniparus funereus gabela: W-central Angola (Gabela escarpment)
English:
Dusky Tit
Czech:
sýkora rudokrká
German:
Einfarbmeise
Danish:
Skifermejse
Spanish:
Carbonero Cenizo
Finnish:
punasilmätiainen
French:
Mésange enfumée
Italian:
Cincia fosca
Japanese:
kurogara
Japanese:
クロガラ
Dutch:
Gabonmees
Norwegian:
Skifermeis
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skifermeis
Polish:
sikora ciemna
Portuguese:
Chapim de sombrio
Russian:
Африканская тёмная синица
Slovak:
sýkorka tmavá
Swedish:
skiffermes
Ukrainian:
Синиця одноколірна
Chinese:
暗色山雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
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 03:
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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):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
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):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Mésange enfumée ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Mésange enfumée ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 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 6.7 incl. 2012 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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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
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 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
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 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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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:
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Dusky Tit ( Melaniparus funereus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Parus funereus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Parus funereus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Parus funereus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Dusky Tit ( Parus funereus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Parus funereus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Parus funereus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: mallerenga funesta
Czech: Sýkora rudokrká
Danish: Skifermejse
German: Einfarbmeise, Einfarb-Rußmeise
English: Dusky Tit
English (IOC): Dusky Tit
English (Kenya): Dusky Tit
Spanish: Carbonero Cenizo, Herrerillo Sombrío
Spanish (Spain): Carbonero Cenizo
Spanish (HBW): Dusky Tit
Estonian: mets-nõgitihane
Finnish: Punasilmätiainen
French: Mésange ardoisée, Mésange enfumée, Mésange fuligineuse, Mésange funèbre
Hungarian: egyszínű cinege
Italian: Cincia fosca, Cincia tenebrosa
Japanese: kurogara, mujikurogara
Japanese: クロガラ, ムジクロガラ
Scientific: Melaniparus funereus, Melaniparus nigricinereus, Melanoparus funereus, Parus funereus, Parus funereus funereus
Lithuanian: Tamsioji zylė
Dutch: Gabonmees
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skifermeis
Norwegian: Skifermeis
Polish: sikora ciemna
Portuguese: Chapim de sombrio, chapim-de-sombrio
Russian: Африканская тёмная синица, Тёмная синица
Slovak: sýkorka tmavá
Serbian: Tamna senica
Swedish: Skiffermes
Ukrainian: Синиця одноколірна
Chinese: 暗色山雀
Chinese (Traditional): 暗色山雀

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