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White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail

Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis] (= Hirundapus caudacutus) (Latham, J 1802)




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Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
   Hirundapus
Scientific:
  Hirundapus caudacutus


Original description

Citation:
  (Latham, J 1802)

Reference:
   Suppl. Indicis Orn.

Imprint year:
  1801

Protonym:
  Hirundo caudacuta

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33261431


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  749FFB0F2472FD8E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-749FFB0F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/749FFB0F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178021

Geographic range:

  • Hirundapus caudacutus caudacutus: Siberia to Japan and Kuril Islands.; winters to Australia
  • Hirundapus caudacutus nudipes: Himalayas to sw China; winters to India and Myanmar
  • Hirundapus cochinchinensis cochinchinensis: E Himalayas to SE Asia; winters to Sumatra and Java
  • Hirundapus cochinchinensis formosanus: Taiwan
  • Hirundapus cochinchinensis rupchandi: Central Nepal; winters to Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Java
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English:
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail
French:
Martinet épineux ou M. de Cochinchine


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail ( Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Hirundapus [caudacutus, cochinchinensis, giganteus or celebensis]

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Falciot cuaespinós golablanc
Czech: rorýs východní
Welsh: Gwennol gynffonfain
Danish: Tornhalesejler
German: Stachelschwanzsegler
English: White-throated Needletail, White-throated or Silver-backed Needletail
Spanish: Vencejo Mongol
Estonian: kammsaba (kammsaba-piiritaja)
Basque: Falciot espinós
Finnish: piikkipyrstökiitäjä
Faroese: Loftsveimari
French: Martinet épineux, Martinet épineux ou M. de Cochinchine
Irish: Gabhlán Earrspíonach
Galician: Andoriñón mongol
Hebrew: סיס חד־זנב
Hungarian: sertefarkú sarlósfecske
Indonesian: Kapinisjarum Asia
Icelandic: Skeifusvölungur
Italian: Rondone codacuta
Japanese (romaji): harioamatsubame
Japanese: ハリオアマツバメ
Japanese (Kanji): 針尾雨燕
Khakas: Улуғ тигiр харачхайы
Kazakh: Қылқұйрық сұрқарлығаш
Kazakh (Transliteration): qıl-quyrıq sur-qarlığaş
Korean: 바늘꼬리칼새
Korean (Transliteration): baneul-kkori-kal-sae
Scientific: Hirundapus [caudacutus or cochinchinensis], Hirundapus caudacutus, Hirund-apus caudacutus, Hirundapus caudacutus caudacutus, Hirundo caudacuta
Lithuanian: Baltagurklis hirundapas
Mongolian: Ойн ураацай
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠣᠢ ᠵᠢᠨ ᠮᠣᠷᠢᠨ ᠣᠷᠠᠴᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠣᠢ ᠵᠢᠨ ᠣᠷᠠᠴᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Согсор ураацай
Mongolian (Transliteration): oiŋ moriŋ-uraatsai
Malay: Burung Layang-layang Ekor Runcing Utara
Maltese: Rundun tal-Labar
Nepali: सेतोकण्ठे गाÄथली
Dutch: Stekelstaartgierzwaluw
Norwegian: Pigghaleseiler
Polish: iglosternik bialogardly
Pinyin: bái-hóu zhēn-wěi yǔ-yàn
Portuguese: Andorinhão-mongol
Russian: Колючехвостый стриж
Slovak: srp ostňochvostý
Slovenian: mali podkvasti hudournik
Swedish: taggstjärtseglare
Tamil: Mulwall Uzhavaran
Thai: นกแอ่นใหญ่คอขาว
Thai (Transliteration): nók àeen yày kʰoaa-kʰăaw
Turkish: iğne kuyruklu ebabil
Tuvinian: Ине кудуруктуг сыйтылаа
Ukrainian: Колючохвіст білогорлий
Vietnamese: Yến đuôi cứng hông trắng
Chinese: 白喉针尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白喉針尾雨燕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 白喉針尾雨燕
Chinese (Taiwan): 針尾雨燕

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