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Southern Variable Pitohui

Pitohui uropygialis (Gray, GR, 1862)

The southern variable pitohui is a species of pitohui in the family Oriolidae. It is found on New Guinea and neighbouring islands. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is also one of the few known poisonous birds, it carries the toxic compound homobatrachotoxins in its feathers and skin. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Oriolidae
Genus:
   Pitohui
Scientific:
  Pitohui uropygialis


Original description

Citation:
  (Gray, GR, 1862)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p. 430

Protonym:
  Rectes uropygialis

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91152#page/542/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  66F43F9C309C38FE

Avibase ID:
  avibase-66F43F9C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/66F43F9C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916840

Geographic range:

  • Pitohui uropygialis [uropygialis or tibialis]: northwestern New Guinea (western half of the Bird's Head Peninsula, and Salawati and Misool islands to the west)
  • Pitohui uropygialis nigripectus: S New Guinea
  • Pitohui uropygialis meridionalis: SE New Guinea (Chads Bay to Yule I.)
  • Pitohui uropygialis brunneiceps: S New Guinea (Fly River to Gulf of Papua)
  • Pitohui uropygialis aruensis: Aru Islands (New Guinea)
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English:
Southern Variable Pitohui
German:
Maronenpirol
Spanish:
Pitohuí variable sureño
Spanish (Spain):
Pitohuí variable sureño
French:
Pitohui de Gray
Croatian:
kestenjasta vuga
Italian:
Pitoui variabile meridionale
Japanese:
カワリモリモズ (uropygialis グループ)
Dutch:
Zuidelijke Bonte Pitohui
Norwegian:
vekselpitohui (uropygialis gr.)
Polish:
fletowiec kasztanowaty
Portuguese:
pitoui-do-sul
Russian:
Южный питоху
Slovak:
pitohui okrový
Serbian:
Južni pitohui
Swedish:
sydlig pitohui
Ukrainian:
пітогу папуанський
Chinese:
南杂色林鵙鹟
Chinese (Traditional):
南方林鵙鶲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Variable Pitohui (Southern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
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 4.4:
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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:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
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:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Southern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui uropygialis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Pitohui [kirhocephalus, uropygialis or cerviniventris] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


German: Maronenpirol
English: Southern Variable Pitohui, Variable Pitohui (Southern)
English, HBW: Southern Variable Pitohui
English (IOC): Southern Variable Pitohui
English (United States): Southern Variable Pitohui
Spanish: Pitohuí Variable (grupo uropygialis), Pitohuí variable sureño
Spanish (Spain): Pitohuí variable (grupo uropygialis), Pitohuí Variable [uropygialis Group], Pitohuí variable sureño
Spanish (HBW): Variable Pitohui (Southern)
French: Pitohui de Gray, Pitohui variable (uropygialis), Pitohui variable [uropygialis]
Croatian: kestenjasta vuga
Italian: Pitoui variabile meridionale
Japanese (romaji): kawarimorimozu (uropygialis guru-pu)
Japanese: カワリモリモズ (uropygialis グループ)
Scientific: Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis Group], Pitohui kirhocephalus [uropygialis], Pitohui kirhocephalus uropygialis, Pitohui uropygialis, Rectes uropygialis
Dutch: Bonte Pitohui (uropygialis groep), Zuidelijke Bonte Pitohui
Norwegian: vekselpitohui (uropygialis gr.)
Polish: fletowiec kasztanowaty
Portuguese: pitoui-do-sul
Portuguese (Portugal): pitouí-variável-do-sul
Russian: Южный питоху
Slovak: pitohui okrový
Serbian: Južni pitohui, Raznobojni pitohui [uropygialis grupa]
Swedish: sydlig pitohui
Turkish: Güneyli değişken pitohuyi
Ukrainian: пітогу папуанський
Chinese: 南杂色林鵙鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 南方林鵙鶲

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