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Highland or Small-headed Elaenia Elaenia

Elaenia [obscura or sordida] (= Elaenia obscura) (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837)

The Highland Elaenia (Elaenia obscura) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family, the tyrant flycatchers. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
  Elaenia

Scientific:
  Elaenia obscura

Citation:
  (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1837)

Reference:
  Mag.Zool. 7 cl.2 p.48

Protonym:
  M [uscipeta] obscura

Avibase ID:
  6AD774769A6A0560

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6AD77476

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559856

Geographic range:

  • Elaenia obscura: E slope of Andes of s Ecuador to Bolivia and nw Argentina
  • Elaenia sordida: SE Brazil (Rio de Janeiro) to e Paraguay and ne Argentina
English:
Highland or Small-headed Elaenia Elaenia
Czech:
elenie vrchovinná
German:
Hochland-Olivtyrann
Danish:
Højlandselænia
Spanish:
Fiofío Oscuro
Finnish:
ylänköelenia
French:
Élénie obscure ou É. de Zimmer
Italian:
Elenia delle alture
Japanese:
takanekikutairanchou
Japanese:
タカネキクタイランチョウ
Dutch:
Hooglandelenia
Norwegian:
Skyggeelenia
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skuggeelenia
Polish:
elenia wyzynna
Portuguese:
Guaracava-de-óculos
Portuguese (Brazil):
Tucão
Russian:
Тёмная эления
Slovak:
elénia hájová
Swedish:
höglandselenia
Ukrainian:
Еленія темна
Chinese:
高原拟霸鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Highland or Small-headed Elaenia Elaenia ( Elaenia [obscura or sordida])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Highland Elaenia ( Elaenia obscura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Highland Elaenia ( Elaenia obscura) [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):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Élénie obscure ( Elaenia obscura) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Élénie obscure ( Elaenia obscura) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Highland Elaenia ( Elaenia obscura) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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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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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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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 (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Elaenia obscura [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Elaenia obscura [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Elaenia obscura [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Highland Elaenia ( Elaenia obscura) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Elaenia obscura [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Elaenia obscura [version 1]

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Catalan: elènia fosca
Czech: elenie vrchovinná, Tyrancík lucní
Danish: Højlandselænia
German: Hochland-Olivtyrann, Olivkopfelaenie, Olivkopf-Elaenie
English: Dusky Elaenia, Highland Elaenia, Highland or Small-headed Elaenia Elaenia
English (IOC): Highland Elaenia
Spanish: Fio-fio Cordillerano, Fiofío oscuro, Fíofío Oscuro, Viudita Oscura
Spanish (Argentine): Fiofío oscuro
Spanish (Bolivia): Fiofío oscuro
Spanish (Ecuador): Elenia Oscura
Spanish (Spain): Fiofío Oscuro
Spanish (HBW): Highland Elaenia
Spanish (Peru): Fío-Fío Oscuro
Spanish (Paraguay): Fiofío oscuro
Spanish (Uruguay): Fiofío Oscuro, Fíofío Oscuro, Viudita Oscura
Finnish: Ylänkoelenia, ylänköelenia
French: Élaène obscure, Elénie obscure, Élénie obscure, Élénie obscure ou É. de Zimmer
Italian: Elenia delle alture
Japanese: takanekikutairanchou
Japanese: タカネキクタイランチョウ
Scientific: Elaenia [obscura or sordida], Elaenia obscura, Elaenia obscura obscura, M [uscipeta] obscura
Lithuanian: Tamsioji elenija
Dutch: Hooglandelenia
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skuggeelenia
Norwegian: Skyggeelenia
Polish: elenia wyzynna, elenia wyżynna
Portuguese: guaracava, Guaracava-de-óculos, guracava, maria-tola, tonto, tucão
Portuguese (Brazil): guaracava, guaracava-de-óculos, guracava, maria-tola, tonto, tucao, Tucão
Portuguese (Portugal): Tucão
Russian: Тёмная эления
Slovak: elénia hájová
Swedish: Höglandselenia
Ukrainian: Еленія темна
Chinese: 高原拟霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 高原伊拉鶲

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