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Grey or Palawan Swiftlet

Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis] (= Aerodramus amelis) (Oberholser, HC 1906)

The Ameline swiftlet, also known as the grey swiftlet, is usually considered a subspecies of the uniform swiftlet, although some taxonomists consider it a distinct species. It is endemic to the Philippines. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Despite some fears around conservation, the species remains a Least-concern species. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
   Aerodramus
Scientific:
  Aerodramus amelis


Original description

Citation:
  (Oberholser, HC 1906)

Reference:
   Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 58 p.180,193

Protonym:
  Collocalia unicolor amelis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6390749


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  6F1B12CA85335386

Avibase ID:
  avibase-6F1B12CA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6F1B12CA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 693266

Geographic range:

  • Aerodramus palawanensis: Palawan (sw Philippines)
  • Aerodramus amelis: Philippines (Luzon, Mindoro, Cebu, Bohol and Mindanao)
English:
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet
French:
Salangane grise ou S. de Palawan


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Grey or Palawan Swiftlet ( Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis])
Clements, version 2021:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
Clements, version 2022:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
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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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
eBird version 2022:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
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:
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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:
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Ameline Swiftlet ( Aerodramus amelis) [version 4]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Aerodramus [vanikorensis, amelis or palawensis]

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Czech: salangana luzonská
Danish: Grå Salangan
German: Grausalangane
English: Ameline Swiftlet, Grey or Palawan Swiftlet
English, HBW: Uniform Swiftlet (Ameline)
English (IOC): Ameline Swiftlet
English (United States): Ameline Swiftlet
Spanish: Salangana de Mindanao, Salangana Gris
Spanish (Spain): Salangana de Vanikoro (amelis), Salangana gris
Spanish (HBW): Ameline Swiftlet
Estonian: filipiini pruunsalangaan
Finnish: filippiiniensalangaani, itäfilippiiniensalangaani
French: Salangane de Vanikoro (grise), Salangane grise, Salangane grise ou S. de Palawan
Italian: Salangana delle Filippine
Japanese (romaji): haiiroanatsubame
Japanese: ハイイロアナツバメ
Scientific: Aerodramus [amelis or palawanensis], Aerodramus amelis, Aerodramus vanikorensis amelis, Collocalia unicolor amelis
Dutch: Filipijnse Salangaan, Filippijnse Salangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråsalangan
Norwegian: gråsalangan
Polish: salangana szara
Portuguese: salangana-cinzenta
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinhão-de-mindanau
Russian: Серая салангана, Шиферная салангана
Slovak: salangána sivobruchá
Serbian: Siva čiopica
Swedish: gråsalangan
Turkish: Ameline yelyutanı
Ukrainian: салангана сіра
Chinese: 阿美林金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional): 阿姆利納金絲燕

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