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Purple Roller

Eurystomus azureus Gray, GR 1861

The azure dollarbird also known as the azure roller, purple dollarbird or purple roller, is a species of bird in the family Coraciidae. It is endemic to the Maluku Islands in Indonesia. Formerly, some authorities considered the azure dollarbird to be a subspecies of the oriental dollarbird. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Coraciidae
Genus:
   Eurystomus
Scientific:
  Eurystomus azureus


Original description

Citation:
  Gray, GR 1861

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London Part 28(3) (1860) p.346

Protonym:
  Eurystomus azureus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12866914


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  7852EFAE7A3DB99E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-7852EFAE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7852EFAE


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554528


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Eurystomus azureus: N Moluccas
English:
Purple Roller
Catalan:
Gaig becgròs atzur
Czech:
mandelík azurový
Danish:
Blå Ellekrage
German:
Azurracke
Spanish:
Carraca Moluqueña
Spanish (Spain):
Carraca Moluqueña
Finnish:
molukkiensininärhi
French:
Rolle azuré
Croatian:
molučka zlatovrana
Hungarian:
lila dollármadár
Italian:
Ghiandaia marina violacea
Japanese (romaji):
morukkabuppousou
Japanese:
モルッカブッポウソウ
Lithuanian:
Žydrasis plačiagerklis
Dutch:
Azuurscharrelaar
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Molukkråke
Norwegian:
Molukkråke
Polish:
kraskówka lazurowa
Portuguese:
rolieiro-de-halmahera
Russian:
Лазурный широкорот
Slovak:
širokozobka molucká
Serbian:
Azurno plava modrovrana
Swedish:
halmaherablåkråka
Ukrainian:
Широкорот молуцький
Chinese:
翠蓝三宝鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
紫佛法僧


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Purple Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Rolle azuré ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Rolle azuré ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2022:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
Clements 4th edition:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Azure Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
Oriental Bird Club:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Eurystomus orientalis azureus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Eurystomus orientalis azureus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Purple Roller ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Azure Dollarbird ( Eurystomus azureus) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Eurystomus azureus [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Eurystomus azureus [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Eurystomus [orientalis or azureus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Bulgarian: Молукска синявица
Catalan: Gaig becgròs atzur
Czech: Mandelík azurový
Danish: Blå Ellekrage
German: Azurracke, Azurroller
English: Azure Dollarbird, Azure Roller, Purple Dollarbird, Purple Roller
English, HBW: Azure Dollarbird
English (IOC): Azure Dollarbird
English (United States): Azure Roller
Esperanto: Lazura koracio
Spanish: Carraca Celeste, Carraca Moluqueña
Spanish (Spain): Carraca Moluqueña
Spanish (HBW): Azure Roller
Estonian: türkiis-tõmmuraag
Finnish: Molukkiensäihkynärhi, molukkiensininärhi
French: Rolle azuré, Rolle d'Azur
Croatian: molučka zlatovrana
Hungarian: lila dollármadár
Indonesian: Tionglampu Ungu, Tiong-lampu ungu
Italian: Euristomo azzurro, Ghiandaia marina violacea
Japanese (romaji): morukkabuppousou
Japanese: モルッカブッポウソウ
Kirghiz: көгүлтүр кең ооз
Scientific: Eurystomus azureus, Eurystomus orientalis azureus
Lithuanian: Žydrasis plačiagerklis
Dutch: Azuurscharrelaar
Norwegian Nynorsk: Molukkråke
Norwegian: Molukkråke
Polish: kraskówka lazurowa
Portuguese: rolieiro-de-halmahera
Portuguese (Portugal): rolieiro-das-molucas
Russian: Лазурный широкорот
Slovak: širokozobka molucká
Slovenian: azurna krokarica
Serbian: Azurno plava modrovrana
Swedish: Azurblåkråka, halmaherablåkråka
Turkish: Mavi-mor gökkuzgun
Ukrainian: Широкорот молуцький
Chinese: 翠蓝三宝鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 紫佛法僧

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