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Purple-banded Sunbird

Cinnyris bifasciatus (Shaw, 1812)

The Purple-banded Sunbird (Cinnyris bifasciatus) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Nectariniidae
Genus:
  Cinnyris

Scientific:
  Cinnyris bifasciatus

Citation:
  (Shaw, 1812)

Reference:
  Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 8 pt1 p.198

Protonym:
  Certhia bifasciata

Avibase ID:
  71C72002F8130AFC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/71C72002

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916442

Geographic range:

  • Cinnyris bifasciatus bifasciatus: Gabon to lower Congo River and w Angola
  • Cinnyris bifasciatus [microrhynchus or strophium]: E Democratic Republic of the Congo to Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and e South Africa
English:
Purple-banded Sunbird
Czech:
strdimil porfyrový
German:
Porphyrnektarvogel
Danish:
Purpurbåndet Solfugl
Spanish:
Suimanga Bandeado
Finnish:
purppuravyömedestäjä
French:
Souimanga bifascié
Italian:
Nettarinia bandaviola
Japanese:
himenishikitaiyouchou
Japanese:
ヒメニシキタイヨウチョウ
Dutch:
Gewone Purperbandhoningzuiger
Norwegian:
Purpurbåndsolfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurbandsolfugl
Polish:
nektarnik purpurowowstegi
Portuguese:
Beija flor de colar purpura
Russian:
Пурпурнополосая нектарница
Slovak:
nektárovka porfýrová
Swedish:
purpurbandad solfågel
Ukrainian:
Маріка пурпуровосмуга
Chinese:
紫斑花蜜鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Souimanga bifascié ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Nectarinia bifasciata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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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:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Common Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Common Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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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 4.3:
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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:
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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:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Purple-banded Sunbird ( Cinnyris bifasciatus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris bifasciatus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris bifasciatus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cinnyris [bifasciatus or tsavoensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Purperbandsuikerbekkie
Catalan: suimanga de banda porpra
Czech: strdimil porfyrový
Danish: Purpurbåndet Solfugl, Sunbird Purpurbåndet Solfugl
German: Porphyrnektarvogel, Zweiband-Nektarvogel
English: Common Purple-banded Sunbird, Little Purple-banded Sunbird, Purplebanded Sunbird, Purple-banded Sunbird
English (IOC): Purple-banded Sunbird
English (Kenya): Purple-banded Sunbird
Spanish: Nectarina de Bandas Moradas, Suimanga Bandeado
Spanish (Spain): Suimanga bandeado
Spanish (HBW): Purple-banded Sunbird
Finnish: purppuravyömedestäjä
French: Souimanga bifascié
Hungarian: kétcsíkos nektármadár
Italian: Nettarinia bandaviola, Nettarinia bifasciata
Japanese: himenishikitaiyouchou, kochamunegoshikitaiyouchou
Japanese: ヒメニシキタイヨウチョウ
Kwangali: Kalyambya
Scientific: Certhia bifasciata, Cinnyris bifasciata, Cinnyris bifasciatus, Cinnyris bifasciatus bifasciatus, Nectarinia bifasciata, Nectarinia bifasciata bifasciata
Lithuanian: Purpuradryžė spalvingoji nektarina
Dutch: Gewone Purperbandhoningzuiger, Purperbandhoningzuiger, Purperband-honingzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurbandsolfugl
Norwegian: Purpurbåndsolfugl
Polish: nektarnik purpurowowstegi, nektarnik purpurowowstęgi
Portuguese: Beija flor de colar purpura, beija-flor-de-peito-roxo
Russian: Пурпурнополосая нектарница
Slovak: nektárovka porfýrová
Shona: Dzonya
Swedish: Purpurbandad solfågel
Swahili: Chozi Mkufu-zambarau
Turkish: Mor Kuşaklı Nektarkuşu
Ukrainian: Маріка пурпуровосмуга
Chinese: 紫斑花蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 紫斑花蜜鳥

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