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Mountain Wagtail

Motacilla clara Sharpe, 1908

The Mountain Wagtail (Motacilla clara), also known as the Long-tailed Wagtail, is a species of bird in the Motacillidae family. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
  Motacilla

Scientific:
  Motacilla clara

Citation:
  Sharpe, 1908

Reference:
  Ibis p.341

Protonym:
  Motacilla clara

Avibase ID:
  747B3A52F2260C65

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/747B3A52

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561228

Geographic range:

  • Motacilla clara clara: Ethiopia
  • Motacilla clara chapini: Sierra Leone to Gabon, Democratic Republic of the Congo and w Uganda
  • Motacilla clara torrentium: E Uganda to Kenya, Rwanda, Angola and South Africa
English:
Mountain Wagtail
Czech:
konipas bystřinný
German:
Langschwanzstelze
Danish:
Afrikansk Bjergvipstjert
Spanish:
Lavandera Clara
Finnish:
koskivästäräkki
French:
Bergeronnette à longue queue
Italian:
Ballerina montana
Japanese:
haiirohakusekirei
Japanese:
ハイイロハクセキレイ
Dutch:
Bergkwikstaart
Norwegian:
Bergerle
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Bergerle
Polish:
pliszka jasna
Portuguese:
Alveola de cauda comprida
Russian:
Длиннохвостая трясогузка
Slovak:
trasochvost potočný
Swedish:
bergärla
Ukrainian:
Плиска ефіопська
Chinese:
非洲山鹡鸰


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 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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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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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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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 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:
Motacilla clara [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Bergkwikkie
Catalan: cuereta clara
Czech: konipas bystřinný, Konipas dlouhoocasý
Danish: Afrikansk Bjergvipstjert, Hvidbuget Bjergvipstjert
German: Langschwanzstelze
English: Gray-backed Wagtail, Grey-backed Wagtail, Longtailed Wagtail, Long-tailed Wagtail, Mountain Wagtail
English (IOC): Mountain Wagtail
English (Kenya): Mountain Wagtail
Spanish: Lavandera Clara, Lavandera Montañés
Spanish (Spain): Lavandera Clara
Spanish (HBW): Mountain Wagtail
Estonian: kosevästrik
Finnish: Koskivästäräkki
French: Bergeronnette à longue queue, Bergeronnette clara, Bergeronnette de montagne
Hungarian: hosszúfarkú billegető
Italian: Ballerina codalunga, Ballerina montana
Japanese: haiirohakusekirei
Japanese: ハイイロハクセキレイ
Scientific: Motacila clara, Motacilla clara, Motacilla clara clara
Lithuanian: Ilgauodegė kielė
Dutch: Bergkwikstaart
Norwegian Nynorsk: Bergerle
Norwegian: Bergerle
Polish: pliszka jasna
Portuguese: Alveola de cauda comprida, Alvéola-rabilonga
Russian: Длиннохвостая трясогузка
Slovak: trasochvost potočný
Serbian: Afrička planinska pliska
Swedish: Bergärla
Swahili: Tikisa-mlima
Ukrainian: Плиска ефіопська
Xhosa: Umcelu
Chinese: 非洲山鹡鸰
Chinese (Traditional): 麗鶺鴒
Zulu: umVemve

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