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Singing Cisticola

Cisticola cantans (von Heuglin, 1869)

The Singing Cisticola (Cisticola cantans) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family. It is found in Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
  Cisticola

Scientific:
  Cisticola cantans

Citation:
  (von Heuglin, 1869)

Reference:
  Ibis p.96

Protonym:
  Drymoeca cantans

Avibase ID:
  6B64558BBB018E28

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6B64558B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559316

Geographic range:

  • Cisticola cantans cantans: S Eritrea to s Ethiopia
  • Cisticola cantans adamauae: Cameroon to Congo and nw Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Cisticola cantans swanzii: Senegambia to s Nigeria
  • Cisticola cantans concolor: northern Nigeria to southern Sudan and South Sudan
  • Cisticola cantans belli: Central African Republic to ne Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and nw Tanzania
  • Cisticola cantans pictipennis: Kenya and n Tanzania (south to Nguru Mountains)
  • Cisticola cantans muenzneri: S Tanzania (Uluguru Mountains) to Zimbabwe
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English:
Singing Cisticola
Czech:
cistovník zpěvavý
German:
Weißbrauen-Zistensänger
Danish:
Sangcisticola
Spanish:
Cistícola Cantor
Finnish:
kyläherttu
French:
Cisticole chanteuse
Italian:
Cisticola canora
Japanese:
utaisekka
Japanese:
ウタイセッカ
Dutch:
Witbrauwgraszanger
Norwegian:
Kantorgressanger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kantorgrassongar
Polish:
chwastówka rdzawoglowa
Portuguese:
Fuinha-cantora.
Russian:
Белобровая цистикола
Slovak:
cistovník spevavý
Swedish:
vitbrynad cistikola
Ukrainian:
Таміка співоча
Chinese:
歌扇尾莺


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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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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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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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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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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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 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 and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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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 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 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:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cisticola cantans [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Singende Tinktinkie
Catalan: cistícola cantaire
Czech: Cistovník zpevavý, cistovník zpěvavý
Danish: Sangcisticola
German: Grauer Zistensänger, Graurücken-Zistensänger, Rostflügel-Zistensänger, Weißbrauen-Cistensänger, Weißbrauen-Zistensänger
English: Singing Cisticola, Singing Grass-Warbler
English (IOC): Singing Cisticola
English (Kenya): Singing Cisticola
Spanish: Buitrón Cantador, Cistícola Cantor
Spanish (Spain): Cistícola Cantor
Spanish (HBW): Singing Cisticola
Finnish: kyläheinäkerttu, kyläherttu, Tarhaheinäkerttu
French: Cisticole chanteuse
Hungarian: barnásfehér szuharbújó
Italian: Beccamoschino canoro, Cisticola canora
Japanese: utaisekka
Japanese: ウタイセッカ
Scientific: Cisticola cantans, Cisticola cantans cantans, Cisticola latrans, Drymoeca cantans
Lithuanian: Cistikola giesmininkė
Dutch: Witbrauwgraszanger, Witbrauw-graszanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kantorgrassongar
Norwegian: Kantorgressanger
Polish: chwastówka rdzawoglowa, chwastówka rdzawogłowa
Portuguese: Fuinha-cantora, Fuinha-cantora.
Russian: Белобровая цистикола
Slovak: cistovník spevavý, Cistovníkovec spevavý
Serbian: Pevajuća šivačica
Swedish: vitbrynad cistikola, Vitbrynad grässångare
Swahili: Kidenenda Mwimbaji
Ukrainian: Таміка співоча
Chinese: 歌扇尾莺
Chinese (Traditional): 鳴唱扇尾鶯

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