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Bougainville Crow

Corvus meeki Rothschild, 1904

The Bougainville Crow (Corvus meeki) is a species of bird in the crow family Corvidae. It is found in on the island of Bougainville in Papua New Guinea and the neighbouring Shortland Islands in the Solomon Islands. Within its range it is the only species of crow. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Corvus

Scientific:
  Corvus meeki

Citation:
  Rothschild, 1904

Reference:
  BBOC 15 p.21

Protonym:
  Corvus meeki

Avibase ID:
  667E6F77F0F04005

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/667E6F77

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559504

Geographic range:

  • Corvus meeki: Solomon Islands (Bougainville and Shortland)
English:
Bougainville Crow
Czech:
vrána šalomounská
German:
Bougainvillekrähe
Danish:
Salomonkrage
Spanish:
Cuervo de la Bougainville
Finnish:
bougainvillenvaris
French:
Corneille de Meek
Italian:
Corvo di Bougainville
Japanese:
bu-genbirugarasu
Japanese:
ブーゲンビルガラス
Dutch:
Bougainvillekraai
Norwegian:
Bougainvillekråke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Bougainvillekråke
Polish:
wrona melanezyjska
Slovak:
vrana blyšťavá
Swedish:
bougainvillekråka
Ukrainian:
Ворона бугенвільська
Chinese:
布岛乌鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Corneille de Meek ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Corneille de Meek ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
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:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Corvus woodfordi meeki [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Bougainville Crow ( Corvus meeki) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Corvus meeki [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Corvus meeki [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Corvus [woodfordi or meeki] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: corb de l'illa Bougainville
Czech: vrána šalamounská, vrána šalomounská
Danish: Salomonkrage
German: Bougainvillekrähe, Buntschnabelkrähe
English: Bougainville Crow, Solomon Islands Crow
English (IOC): Bougainville Crow
Spanish: Cuervo de Bougainville, Cuervo de la Bougainville
Spanish (Spain): Cuervo de la Bougainville
Spanish (HBW): Bougainville Crow
Estonian: bougainville'i vares
Finnish: bougainvillenvaris
French: Corbeau de Bougainville, Corneille de Meek
Italian: Corvo di Bougainville
Japanese: buagenbirugarasu, bu-genbirugarasu
Japanese: ブアゲンビルガラス, ブーゲンビルガラス
Scientific: Corvus meeki, Corvus woodfordi meeki
Lithuanian: saliamoninė varna
Dutch: Bougainvillekraai, Bougainville-kraai
Norwegian Nynorsk: Bougainvillekråke
Norwegian: Bougainvillekråke
Polish: wrona melanezyjska
Slovak: vrana blyšťavá
Serbian: Vrana sa ostrva Bugenvil
Swedish: Bougainvillekråka
Ukrainian: Ворона бугенвільська
Chinese: 布岛乌鸦
Chinese (Traditional): 布干維島鴉

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