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Cliff Flycatcher

Hirundinea ferruginea (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

The Cliff Flycatcher (Hirundinea ferruginea) is a species of bird in the Tyrannidae family. The Cliff Flycatcher is the only species in the genus Hirundinea after the Swallow Flycatcher was merged herein as subspecies Hirundinea ferruginea bellicosa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Tyrannidae
Genus:
  Hirundinea

Scientific:
  Hirundinea ferruginea

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. p.446

Protonym:
  [Todus] ferrugineus

Avibase ID:
  7B20FC9D31AD8782

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7B20FC9D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560454

Geographic range:

  • Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea: Extreme e Colombia to se Venezuela, the Guianas and nw Brazil
  • Hirundinea ferruginea sclateri: E Andes of Colombia to w Venezuela and e Peru (s to Cuzco)
English:
Cliff Flycatcher
Catalan:
mosquer dels cingles
Czech:
tyranovec útescový
Danish:
Klippetyran
German:
Schwalbentyrann
Spanish:
Birro roquero
Finnish:
kalliosieppari
French:
Moucherolle hirondelle
Hungarian:
fecsketirannusz
Italian:
Pigliamosche dei dirupi
Japanese (romaji):
tsubametairanchou
Lithuanian:
Kregždinis tironas
Dutch:
Zwaluwtiran
Portuguese:
Gibão-de-couro
Portuguese (Brazil):
Gibão-de-couro
Ukrainian:
Біро великий
Chinese:
峭壁霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional):
峭壁霸鶲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Moucherolle hirondelle ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff) ( Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea/sclateri) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff) ( Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea/sclateri) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff) ( Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea/sclateri) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff) ( Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea/sclateri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Cliff Flycatcher ( Hirundinea ferruginea) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Hirundinea [ferruginea or bellicosa] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: mosquer dels cingles
Czech: Tyranovec cervenobrichý, tyranovec útescový
Danish: Klippetyran
German: Schwalbentyrann, Schwalbentyrann (ferruginea/sclateri)
English: Cliff Flycatcher, Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff), Northern Cliff Flycatcher
English, HBW: Cliff Flycatcher
English (IOC): Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff)
English (United States): Cliff Flycatcher (Cliff)
Spanish: Atrapamoscas de Precipicios, Atrapamoscas Risquero, Birro castaño, Birro comun, Birro común, Birro Común (ferruginea/sclateri), Birro roquero, Viudita Colorada
Spanish (Argentine): Birro castaño, Birro Colorado (ferruginea/sclateri), Birro común
Spanish (Chile): Birro comun, Birro común (ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Colombia): Atrapamoscas Risquero
Spanish (Ecuador): Tirano de Riscos (ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Spain): Birro Común, Birro común (ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Peru): Tirano de Riscos, Tirano de Riscos (ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Paraguay): Birro castaño, Birro castaño (ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Uruguay): Viudita Colorada, Viudita Colorada (Subesp. ferruginea/sclateri)
Spanish (Venezuela): Atrapamoscas de Precipicios
Finnish: Kalliosieppari
French: Moucherolle hirondelle, Moucherolle hirondelle [ferruginea ou sclateri]
French (Guyane): Moucherolle hirondelle [ferruginea ou sclateri]
Hungarian: fecsketirannusz
Italian: Pigliamosche dei dirupi, Pigliamosche rupicolo
Japanese (romaji): tsubametairanchou, tsubametairanchou (ferruginea/sclateri)
Japanese: ツバメタイランチョウ, ツバメタイランチョウ (ferruginea/sclateri), ツバメタイランチョウ(ferruginea/sclateri)
Scientific: Hirundinea ferruginea, Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea, Hirundinea ferruginea ferruginea/sclateri, Todus [] ferruginea, Todus ferruginea
Lithuanian: Kregždinis tironas
Dutch: Kliftiran, Zwaluwtiran
Norwegian: Klippetyrann, klippetyrann (ferruginea/sclateri)
Polish: murówka, murówka rdzawa, tyranówka klifowa (ferruginea/sclateri)
Portuguese: bem-te-vi-de-gamela, birro, Gibão-de-couro, joão-pires
Portuguese (Brazil): bem-te-vi-de-gamela, birro, Gibão-de-couro, joão-pires
Portuguese (Portugal): caça-moscas-das-rochas (ferruginea/sclateri), Gibão-de-couro
Russian: Ласточковый мухоед, Ласточковый мухолов (ferruginea/sclateri)
Slovak: útesiar gaštanový, útesiar gaštanový (skup.)
Swedish: Klipptyrann, klipptyrann (ferruginea/sclateri)
Turkish: Kaya sinekkapanı (ferruginea/sclateri)
Ukrainian: Біро великий
Chinese: 峭壁霸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 峭壁霸鶲

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