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Eastern Whipbird

Psophodes olivaceus (Latham, 1801)

The Eastern Whipbird (Psophodes olivaceus) is an insectivorous passerine bird native to the east coast of Australia, its whip-crack call a familiar sound in forests of eastern Australia. Two subspecies are recognised. Heard much more often than seen, it is a dark olive-green and black in colour with a distinctive white cheek patch and crest. The male and female are similar in plumage. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Psophodidae
Genus:
  Psophodes

Scientific:
  Psophodes olivaceus

Citation:
  (Latham, 1801)

Reference:
  Suppl.ind.orn. p.xxvi

Protonym:
  C [orvus]. olivaceus

Avibase ID:
  79107CE605306299

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/79107CE6

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562553

Geographic range:

  • Psophodes olivaceus olivaceus: E Australia (central Queensland to s-central Victoria)
  • Psophodes olivaceus lateralis: NE Queensland (Cooktown to Townsville)
English:
Eastern Whipbird
Czech:
kosovec zvučnohlasý
German:
Schwarzkopf-Wippflöter
Danish:
Østlig Piskedrossel
Spanish:
Zordala Crestada Oriental
Finnish:
huittipenkoja
French:
Psophode à tête noire
Italian:
Uccello frustino orientale
Japanese:
munaguroshirahigedori
Japanese:
ムナグロシラヒゲドリ
Dutch:
Zwartkopzwiepfluiter
Norwegian:
Pisketrost
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Pisketrast
Polish:
trzaskacz czarnoczuby
Portuguese:
Pássaro-chicote-oriental
Russian:
Птица-бич
Slovak:
plieskač čiernohlavý
Swedish:
svarttofsad snärtfågel
Ukrainian:
Батіжник чорночубий
Chinese:
绿啸冠鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
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):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
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):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Psophode à tête noire ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Psophode à tête noire ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
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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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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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):
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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 2.2:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Psophodes olivaceus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Psophodes olivaceus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Psophodes olivaceus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Eastern Whipbird ( Psophodes olivaceus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psophodes olivaceus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psophodes olivaceus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: fuet barbablanc
Czech: Kosovec východní, kosovec zvučnohlasý
Danish: Østlig Piskedrossel
German: Schwarzkopf-wippflöter, Schwarzschopf-Wippflöter
English: Eastern Whipbird, Eastern whippbird, Green-backed Whipbird, Northern Whipbird
English (IOC): Eastern Whipbird
Spanish: Pájaro Látigo Verde, Zordala Crestada Oriental
Spanish (Spain): Zordala Crestada Oriental
Spanish (HBW): Eastern Whipbird
Finnish: huittipenkoja, Piiskatimali
French: Flûtiste balancé, Psophode à tête noire
Hungarian: keleti ostormadár
Italian: Garrulo olivaceo orientale, Uccello frustino orientale
Japanese: munaguroshirahigedori
Japanese: ムナグロシラヒゲドリ
Scientific: C [orvus]. olivaceus, Psophodes olivaceus, Psophodes olivaceus olivaceus
Lithuanian: Didysis botagpaukštis
Dutch: Zwartkopzwiepfluiter, Zwartkop-zwiepfluiter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Pisketrast
Norwegian: Pisketrost
Polish: trzaskacz czarnoczuby
Portuguese: Pássaro-chicote-oriental
Russian: Восточная птица-бич, Птица-бич
Slovak: plieskač čiernohlavý
Serbian: Istočna bičarka
Swedish: Östlig snärtfågel, svarttofsad snärtfågel
Ukrainian: Батіжник чорночубий
Chinese: 绿啸冠鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 綠鞭鳥, 綠鞭鳥〔東方鞭鳥〕

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