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African Paradise-Flycatcher

Terpsiphone viridis (Statius Muller, 1776)

The African Paradise Flycatcher (Terpsiphone viridis) is a medium-sized passerine bird. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Monarchidae
Genus:
  Terpsiphone

Scientific:
  Terpsiphone viridis

Citation:
  (Statius Muller, 1776)

Reference:
  Natursyst.Suppl. p.171

Protonym:
  Muscicapa viridis

Avibase ID:
  75AAC17B33D1156A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/75AAC17B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563372

Geographic range:

  • Terpsiphone viridis viridis: Senegal and Gambia to Sierra Leone
  • Terpsiphone viridis speciosa: southern Cameroon south to northeastern Angola, east to Democratic Republic of the Congo and southwestern South Sudan
  • Terpsiphone viridis ferreti: Mali and Ivory Coast to ne Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan, Kenya and Tanzania
  • Terpsiphone viridis restricta: Lake Victoria region of w Kenya and Uganda
  • Terpsiphone viridis kivuensis: SW Uganda to e Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Burundi and nw Tanzania
  • Terpsiphone viridis suahelica: Highlands of w Kenya and Tanzania
  • Terpsiphone viridis ungujaensis: E Tanzania to Zambia; Zanzibar, Pemba I. and Mafia I.
  • Terpsiphone viridis granti: Natal to sw Cape Province; > to s Tanzania
  • Terpsiphone viridis harterti: S Arabian peninsula
  • Terpsiphone viridis [plumbeiceps or violacea]: S Angola to w Democratic Republic of the Congo, sw Tanzania and ne South Africa
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English:
African Paradise-Flycatcher
Czech:
lejskovec nádherný
German:
Graubrust-Paradiesschnäpper
Danish:
Afrikansk Paradismonark
Spanish:
Monarca-colilargo Africano
Finnish:
afrikanparatiisimonarkki
French:
Tchitrec d'Afrique
Italian:
Pigliamosche del paradiso africano
Japanese:
afurikasankouchou
Japanese:
アフリカサンコウチョウ
Dutch:
Afrikaanse Paradijsmonarch
Norwegian:
Strimmelparadismonark
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Strimmelparadismonark
Polish:
muchodlawka wspaniala
Portuguese:
Papa mosca afaricano
Russian:
Африканская райская мухоловка
Slovak:
vípkár nádherný
Swedish:
afrikansk paradismonark
Ukrainian:
Монарх-довгохвіст африканський
Chinese:
非洲寿带


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
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:
African Paradise Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Tchitrec d'Afrique ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tchitrec d'Afrique ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd 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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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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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 1.50:
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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:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
African Paradise-flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.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 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 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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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 6.3:
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Terpsiphone viridis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Terpsiphone viridis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Terpsiphone viridis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
African Paradise-Flycatcher ( Terpsiphone viridis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Terpsiphone viridis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Terpsiphone viridis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Paradysvlieevanger, Paradysvlieëvanger
Catalan: monarca del paradís africà
Czech: Lejskovec nádherný
Danish: Afrikansk Paradisfluesnapper, Afrikansk Paradismonark
German: Afrikanischer Paradiesschnäpper, Graubrust-Paradiesschnäpper, Paradiesschnäpper
English: African Paradise Flycatcher, African Paradise -flycatcher, African Paradise-Flycatcher, Gray-headed Paradise Flycatcher, Gray-headed Paradise-Flycatcher, Grey-headed Paradise Flycatcher, Grey-headed Paradise-Flycatcher, Paradise Flycatcher, Paradise-Flycatcher, Red-winged Paradise-Flycatcher, Southern Paradise-Flycatcher
English (IOC): African Paradise Flycatcher
English (Kenya): African Paradise Flycatcher
Spanish: Monarca africano, Monarca Paraíso Africano, Monarca-colilargo Africano
Spanish (Spain): Monarca-colilargo Africano
Spanish (HBW): African Paradise-Flycatcher
Finnish: Afrikanparatiisimonarkki
French: Gobemouche paradis, Gobemouche paradis à longs brins, Moucherolle à poitrine grise, Moucherolle de paradis, Tchitrec d’Afrique, Tchitrec d'Afrique
Hungarian: feketebegyű paradicsom-légyvadász
Italian: Pigliamosche del Paradiso africano
Japanese: afurikasankouchou
Japanese: アフリカサンコウチョウ
Scientific: Muscicapa viridis, Tchitrea Ferreti, Tchitrea granti, Terpsiphone granti, Terpsiphone perspicillata, Terpsiphone perspicillata suahelica, Terpsiphone poliothorax, Terpsiphone suahelica, Terpsiphone viridis, Terpsiphone viridis ferreti, Terpsiphone viridis granti, Terpsiphone viridis suahelica, Terpsiphone viridis viridis
Lithuanian: Afrikinė rojinė musinukė, Žalioji musinukė
Latvian: Āfrikas paradīzes mušķērājs
Dutch: Afrikaanse Paradijsmonarch
Norwegian Nynorsk: Strimmelparadismonark
Norwegian: Strimmelparadismonark
Sotho, Northern: Mmakgwadi
Polish: Muchodławka ołowiana, muchodlawka wspaniala, muchodławka wspaniała
Portuguese: Papa mosca afaricano, Papa-mosca-africano, Papa-moscas-do-paraíso
Portuguese (Portugal): Viúva-verde
Russian: Африканская райская мухоловка
Slovak: Monarch nádherný, vípkar nádherný, vípkár nádherný
Serbian: Afrička rajska muharica
Sotho, Southern: Kapantsi-ea-meru
Swedish: Afrikansk paradisflugsnappare, afrikansk paradismonark
Swahili: Chechele Tumbo-kijivu, Shore Kishungi
Turkish: Afrika Cennet Sinekkapanı, Cennet Sinekkapanı
Tsonga: Nglhazi
Ukrainian: Монарх-довгохвіст африканський
Xhosa: Ujejane
Chinese: 非洲寿带
Chinese (Traditional): 非洲綬帶
Zulu: iNzwece

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