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Gold Coast Antpecker

Parmoptila rubrifrons (Sharpe & Ussher, 1872)

The red-fronted antpecker is a species of songbird found in Western Africa. Like all antpeckers, it is tentatively placed in the estrildid finch family (Estrildidae). It often contains the eastern Jameson's antpecker as a subspecies. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
   Parmoptila
Scientific:
  Parmoptila rubrifrons


Original description

Citation:
  (Sharpe & Ussher, 1872)

Reference:
  Ibis p.182

Protonym:
  Pholidornis rubrifrons

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8618142


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  6B6E52A12365B1AC

Avibase ID:
  avibase-6B6E52A1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6B6E52A1


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 561840


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Parmoptila rubrifrons: Liberia (Mt. Nimba) to s Mali and s-central Ghana
English:
Gold Coast Antpecker
Catalan:
picaformigues de front vermell
Czech:
rezohlávek červenočelý
Danish:
Rødpandet Myreastrild
German:
Rotstirn-Ameisenpicker
Spanish:
Estrilda Piquifina Frentirroja
Spanish (Spain):
Estrilda Piquifina Frentirroja
Finnish:
keltamuurahaispeippo
French:
Parmoptile à front rouge
Croatian:
riđotrba estrilda
Hungarian:
vöröshomlokú hangyászpinty
Italian:
Beccaformica fronterossa
Japanese (romaji):
akabitaimushikuikinpara
Japanese:
アカビタイムシクイキンパラ
Lithuanian:
Raudonkaktė skruzdinė astrilda
Dutch:
Roodstermierenpikker
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudpanneastrild
Norwegian:
Rødpanneastrild
Polish:
mrówinka czerwonoczelna
Portuguese:
Pica-formiga-de-fronte-ruiva
Russian:
Краснолобый астрильд
Slovak:
astrilda červenočelá
Serbian:
Crvenočela mravojeda zeba
Swedish:
rödpannad myrpickare
Ukrainian:
Астрильд-мурахоїд червонолобий
Chinese:
红额啄花雀
Chinese (Traditional):
紅額啄蟻雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Gold Coast Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Parmoptila jamesoni rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Parmoptila woodhousei rubrifrons [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Parmoptila woodhousei rubrifrons [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Red-fronted Antpecker ( Parmoptila rubrifrons) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Parmoptila rubrifrons
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Parmoptila rubrifrons [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Parmoptila [rubrifrons or jamesoni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: picaformigues de front vermell
Czech: rezohlávek červenočelý
Danish: Rødpandet Myreastrild
German: Rotstirn-Ameisenpicker
English: Gold Coast Antpecker, Jameson's Antpecker, Red-faced Flower-pecker, Red-fronted Antpecker, Red-fronted Flowerpecker Weaverfinch
English, HBW: Red-fronted Antpecker
English (IOC): Red-fronted Antpecker
English (United States): Red-fronted Antpecker
Esperanto: Ruĝfrunta parmoptilo
Spanish: Estrilda Piquifina Frentirroja, Pinzón Hormiguero Casero
Spanish (Spain): Estrilda Piquifina Frentirroja
Spanish (HBW): Red-fronted Antpecker
Estonian: tanu-sipelgaamadiin
Finnish: keltamuurahaispeippo, punamuurahaispeippo
French: Parmoptile à front rouge
Croatian: riđotrba estrilda
Hungarian: vöröshomlokú hangyászpinty
Italian: Beccaformica fronterossa, Beccaformiche fronterossa
Japanese (romaji): akabitaimushikuikinpara, akakimpara
Japanese: アカビタイムシクイキンパラ
Scientific: Parmoptila jamesoni rubrifrons, Parmoptila rubifrons rubifrons, Parmoptila rubrifrons, Parmoptila rubrifrons rubrifrons, Parmoptila rufifrons rufifrons, Parmoptila woodhousei rubrifrons, Pholidornis rubrifrons
Lithuanian: Raudonkaktė skruzdinė astrilda
Dutch: Roodstermierenpikker, Roodster-mierenpikker
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudpanneastrild
Norwegian: Rødpanneastrild, Rødpannet veverfink
Polish: mrówinka czerwonoczelna
Portuguese: Pica-formiga-de-fronte-ruiva
Portuguese (Portugal): pica-formigas-de-testa-ruiva
Russian: Краснолобый астрильд, Муравьиный астрильд
Slovak: astrilda červenočelá
Serbian: Crvenočela mravojeda zeba
Swedish: Rödpannad myrpickare
Turkish: Kızıl alınlı karınca mumgagası
Ukrainian: Астрильд-мурахоїд червонолобий
Chinese: 红额啄花雀
Chinese (Traditional): 紅額啄蟻雀

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