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Thick-billed Flowerpecker

Dicaeum agile (Tickell, SR 1833)

The thick-billed flowerpecker is a tiny bird in the flowerpecker group. They feed predominantly on fruits and are active birds that are mainly seen in the tops of trees in forests. It is a resident bird with a wide distribution across tropical southern Asia from India east to Indonesia and Timor with several populations recognized as subspecies some of which are sometimes treated as full species. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Dicaeidae
Genus:
   Dicaeum
Scientific:
  Dicaeum agile


Original description

Citation:
  (Tickell, SR 1833)

Reference:
   J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 2 p.578

Protonym:
  Fringilla Agilis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37179078


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  7C850E7BFF59E21A

Avibase ID:
  avibase-7C850E7B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7C850E7B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559718

Geographic range:

  • Dicaeum agile agile: NE Pakistan and peninsular India
  • Dicaeum agile zeylonicum: Sri Lanka
  • Dicaeum agile atjehense: N Sumatra (Aceh, Utara and Selatan)
  • Dicaeum agile finschi: W Java
  • Dicaeum agile tinctum: Lesser Sundas (Sumba, Flores and Alor)
  • Dicaeum agile obsoletum: Timor (e Lesser Sundas)
  • Dicaeum agile pallescens: Bangladesh to Myanmar, n Thailand and n Vietnam
  • Dicaeum agile striatissimum: N Philippines (Lubang, Luzon, Romblon, Sibuyan, Catanduanes)
  • Dicaeum agile affine: SW Philippines (Palawan)
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English:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker
Catalan:
picaflors becgròs
Czech:
květozob tlustozobý
Danish:
Tyknæbbet Blomsterpikker
German:
Dickschnabel-Mistelfresser
Spanish:
Pica Flor de Pico Ancho
Spanish (Spain):
Picaflores Picogrueso
Finnish:
harmaaviirukukastaja
French:
Dicée à bec épais
Hungarian:
vastagcsőrű virágjáró
Italian:
Beccafiore beccogrosso
Japanese (romaji):
hashibutohanadori
Japanese:
ハシブトハナドリ
Lithuanian:
Storasnapis žiedsiurbys
Dutch:
Dikbekhoningvogel
Norwegian:
Tykknebblomsterfugl
Polish:
kwiatówka grubodzioba
Portuguese:
Pica-flores-de-bico-grosso
Russian:
Толстоклювый цветосос
Slovak:
bobuliar hrubozobý
Swedish:
Tjocknäbbad blomsterpickare
Ukrainian:
Квіткоїд товстодзьобий
Chinese:
厚嘴啄花鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
厚嘴啄花鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Dicée à bec épais ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Dicaeum agile [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Thick-billed Flowerpecker ( Dicaeum agile) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Dicaeum agile [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Dicaeum [agile or aeruginosum] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Bengali: ঠোঁটমোটা ফুলঝুরি
Catalan: picaflors becgròs
Czech: Kvetozob tlustozobý, květozob tlustozobý
Danish: Tyknæbbet Blomsterpikker
German: Dickschnabel-Mistelfresser
English: Striped Flowerpecker, Thick-billed Flowerpecker
English (Philippines): Striped Flowerpecker
Spanish: Pica Flor de Pico Ancho
Spanish (Spain): Picaflores Picogrueso
Finnish: Harmaaviirukukastaja
French: Dicée à bec épais, Dicée à gros bec, Dicée agile
Hungarian: vastagcsőrű virágjáró
Indonesian: Burung Cabai Gesit, Cabai Gesit
Italian: Beccafiore beccogrosso, Beccafiore beccospesso, Beccafiori beccogrosso
Japanese (romaji): hashi-buto hana-dori, hashibutohanadori
Japanese: ハシブトハナドリ
Japanese (Kanji): 嘴太花鳥
Scientific: Dicaeum agile, Dicaeum agile agile, Fringilla Agilis
Lithuanian: Storasnapis žiedsiurbys
Latvian: resnknābja ziedputns
Malayalam: നീലച്ചുണ്ടന്‍  ഇത്തിക്കണ്ണിക്കുരുവി 
Malay: Burung Sepah Puteri Kayangan, Burung Sepah Putih, Sepah Puteri Gunung, Sepah Puteri Kayangan
Nepali: मोटोठू“डे पुष्पकोकिल
Dutch: Dikbekhoningvogel, Dikbek-honingvogel
Norwegian: Tykknebblomsterfugl
Polish: kwiatówka grubodzioba
Pinyin: hòu-zuǐ zhuó-huā-niǎo
Portuguese: Pica-flores-de-bico-grosso
Portuguese (Portugal): Pica-flor-de-bico-grosso
Russian: Толстоклювый цветосос
Sinhalese (Transliteration): Mathudu Pililichcha
Slovak: bobuliar hrubozobý, Nektárnik hrubozobý
Swedish: Tjocknäbbad blomsterpickare
Tamil: Parutha Alagu Malar Kothi
Thai: นกกาฝากปากหนา
Thai (Transliteration): nók kaa-fàak pàak-năa
Ukrainian: Квіткоїд товстодзьобий
Vietnamese: Chim sâu mỏ lớn
Chinese: 厚嘴啄花鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 厚嘴啄花鳥

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