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Swee Waxbill

Coccopygia melanotis (Temminck, 1823)

The Swee Waxbill (Coccopygia melanotis), is a common species of estrildid finch found in Sub-Saharan Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
  Coccopygia

Scientific:
  Coccopygia melanotis

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1823)

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.37 pl.221 fig.1

Protonym:
  Fringilla melanotis

Avibase ID:
  7CB6CE7B0EBE998B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7CB6CE7B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916649

Geographic range:

  • Coccopygia melanotis: SW Zimbabwe to extreme s Mozambique and n South Africa
English:
Swee Waxbill
Catalan:
estrilda de galtes negres
Czech:
astrild šedoprsý
Danish:
Sortkindet Astrild
German:
Kapgrünastrild
Spanish:
Estrilda Ventrigualda Meridional
Spanish (Spain):
Estrilda Ventrigualda Meridional
Finnish:
vihervahanokka
French:
Astrild à joues noires
Croatian:
crnogrla estrilda
Hungarian:
sárgahasú asztrild
Italian:
Estrilda sui sui
Japanese:
higashikibarakaedechou
Japanese:
キバラカエデチョウ
Lithuanian:
Geltonpilvė astrilda
Dutch:
Groenrugastrild
Norwegian:
Krattastrild
Polish:
astryld zóltobrzuchy
Portuguese:
Bico-de-lacre-meridional
Russian:
Желтобрюхий астрильд
Slovak:
astrilda sivoprsá
Swedish:
svartkindad astrild
Ukrainian:
Астрильд жовточеревий
Chinese:
黑颊黄腹梅花雀
Chinese (Traditional):
史威黃腹梅花雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Swee Waxbill ( Estrilda melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Swee Waxbill ( Estrilda melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Swee Waxbill (Swee) ( Coccopygia melanotis melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Coccopygia melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Swee Waxbill ( Coccopygia melanotis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Estrilda melanotis melanotis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coccopygia melanotis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Coccopygia [melanotis or bocagei] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Suidelike Swie, Suidelike Swie (Suidelike Swiesysie)
Catalan: estrilda de galtes negres
Czech: astrild šedoprsý
Danish: Sortkindet Astrild
German: Kapgrünastrild
English: Swee Waxbill, Swee Waxbill (Swee)
English (IOC): Swee Waxbill
Spanish: Estrilda Ventrigualda Meridional
Spanish (Spain): Estrilda Ventrigualda Meridional, Estrilda Ventrigualda Meridional (melanotis)
Spanish (HBW): Swee Waxbill (Swee)
Estonian: oliivselg-amadiin
Finnish: vihervahanokka
French: Astrild à joues noires, Astrild à joues noires (melanotis), Astrild à joues noires (nominal), Astrild à joues noires (nominale), Astrild à joues noires (race nominale)
Croatian: crnogrla estrilda
Hungarian: sárgahasú asztrild
Italian: Estrilda sui sui
Japanese: higashikibarakaedechou, kibarakaedechou (melanotis)
Japanese: キバラカエデチョウ, キバラカエデチョウ (melanotis)
Kwangali: Katjikilili
Scientific: Coccopygia melanotis, Coccopygia melanotis melanotis, Estrilda melanotis, Estrilda melanotis melanotis, Fringilla melanotis
Lithuanian: Geltonpilvė astrilda
Dutch: Groenrugastrild, Groenrugastrild (melanotis)
Norwegian: Krattastrild, krattastrild (melanotis)
Polish: astryld zóltobrzuchy, astryld żółtobrzuchy, szarogłówka czarnolica
Portuguese: Bico-de-lacre-meridional
Portuguese (Portugal): Bico-de-lacre-meridional
Russian: Желтобрюхий астрильд
Slovak: astrilda sivoprsá
Swedish: Svartkindad astrild
Tsonga: Xidzingirhi
Ukrainian: Астрильд жовточеревий
Chinese: 黑颊黄腹梅花雀
Chinese (Traditional): 史威梅花雀, 史威黃腹梅花雀
Zulu: ubuSukuswane

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