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Somali Courser

Cursorius somalensis Shelley, GE 1885

The Somali courser is a wader in the pratincole and courser family, Glareolidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Glareolidae
Genus:
   Cursorius
Scientific:
  Cursorius somalensis


Original description

Citation:
  Shelley, GE 1885

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Cursorius gallicus somalensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8615483


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  6091E70B24305957

Avibase ID:
  avibase-6091E70B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6091E70B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824051

Geographic range:

  • Cursorius somalensis somalensis: Eritrea to Ethiopia and Somalia
  • Cursorius somalensis littoralis: extreme southeastern South Sudan, northern Kenya, and southern Somalia
English:
Somali Courser
Catalan:
Corredor de Somàlia
Czech:
Běhulík somálský
Danish:
Somaliørkenløber
German:
Somalirennvogel
Spanish:
Corredor Somalí
Spanish (Spain):
Corredor Somalí
Finnish:
somalianaavikkojuoksija
French:
Courvite de Somalie
Croatian:
somalijska trkalica
Hungarian:
Szomáliai futómadár
Italian:
Corrione di Somalia
Japanese (romaji):
somarisunabashiri
Japanese:
ソマリスナバシリ
Lithuanian:
Somalinis bėgūnėlis
Dutch:
Somalische Renvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Somaliløpar
Norwegian:
Somaliløper
Polish:
rączak somalijski
Portuguese:
Corredeira -da-somália
Portuguese (Portugal):
corredor-somali
Russian:
Сомалийский бегунок
Slovak:
behavec pustatinný
Serbian:
Somalijska trkalica
Swedish:
somaliaökenlöpare
Ukrainian:
бігунець сомалійський
Chinese:
索马里走鸻
Chinese (Traditional):
索馬利亞走鴴


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Somali Courser ( Cursorius somalensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Somali Courser ( Cursorius somalensis) [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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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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):
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Courvite de Somalie ( Cursorius somalensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Somali Courser ( Cursorius somalensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
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Clements, version 2023:
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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 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.52:
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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 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 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 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 14.1:
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.03:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cursorius somalensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cursorius somalensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cursorius [cursor or somalensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Belarusian: Самалійскі бягунчык
Breton: Timadell Somalia
Catalan: Corredor de Somàlia, Corredor somali
Czech: Běhulík somálský
Welsh: Rhedwr Somalia
Danish: Somaliørkenløber, Somali-ørkenløber
German: Somalirennvogel, Somalische Rennvogel
English: Dahlak Island Courser, Somali Courser, Somaliland Courser
English, HBW: Somali Courser
English (IOC): Somali Courser
English (Kenya): Somali Courser
English (United States): Somali Courser
Esperanto: Somala kurbirdo
Spanish: Corredor Somalí
Spanish (Spain): Corredor Somalí
Spanish (HBW): Somali Courser
Estonian: somaali kõrbejooksur
Finnish: somalianaavikkojuoksija
French: Courvite de Somalie
Frisian: Somalyske rinfûgel
Irish: Reathaí somáileach
Galician: Corredeira da Somalia
Croatian: somalijska trkalica
Hungarian: Szomáliai futómadár
Italian: Corrione di Somalia
Japanese (romaji): somarisunabashiri
Japanese: ソマリスナバシリ
Kazakh: Сомали жүрдекқұсы
Kirghiz: Сомали чымылдагы
Scientific: Cursorius cursor somalensis, Cursorius cursor somaliensis, Cursorius gallicus somalensis, Cursorius somalensis, Cursorius somalensis somalensis, Cursorius somaliensis
Lithuanian: Somalinis bėgūnėlis
Latvian: Somālijas kurjerputns
Dutch: Somalische renvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Somaliløpar
Norwegian: Somaliløper
Polish: rączak somalijski
Portuguese: Corredeira -da-somália
Portuguese (Portugal): corredor-somali
Rhaeto-Romance: Currider da Somalia
Russian: Сомалийский бегунок
Northern Sami: Somaliasáttoviehkki
Slovak: behavec pustatinný
Slovenian: Somalski tekalec
Serbian: Somalijska trkalica
Swedish: somaliaökenlöpare, Somaliökenlöpare
Swahili: Cheruku Tumbo-jeupe
Turkish: Somali çölkoşarı, Somali yerkoşarı
Ukrainian: Бігунець (пустельний) сомалійський, бігунець сомалійський
Chinese: 索马里走鸻
Chinese (Traditional): 索馬利亞走鴴

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