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South African Swallow
Petrochelidon spilodera (Sundevall, 1850)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Petrochelidon

Scientific:
  Petrochelidon spilodera

Citation:
  (Sundevall, 1850)

Reference:
  Oefv.Vet.-Akad.Forh. 7 p.108

Protonym:
  Hirundo spilodera

Avibase ID:
  7D1AE743D8097CD7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7D1AE743

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916683

Geographic range:

  • Petrochelidon spilodera: S Zimbabwe and South Africa; >lower Congo basin
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  South African Swallow
Czech:
  vlaštovka pospolitá
German:
  Klippenschwalbe
Danish:
  Kapklippesvale
Spanish:
  Golondrina Sudafricana
Finnish:
  kapinpääsky
French:
  Hirondelle sud-africaine
Italian:
  Rondine del Sudafrica
Japanese:
  nan'asanshokutsubame
Japanese:
  ナンアサンショクツバメ
Dutch:
  Kaapse Klifzwaluw
Norwegian:
  Fregnesvale
Polish:
  jaskólka towarzyska
Portuguese:
  Andorinha-sul-africana
Russian:
  Южноафриканская горная ласточка
Slovak:
  lastovička útesová
Swedish:
  sydafrikansk klippsvala
Chinese:
  非洲斑燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Hirondelle sud-africaine ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Hirondelle sud-africaine ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 1st edition:
   African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 3rd edition:
   African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 4th edition:
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements, version 2015:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements, version 2016:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements, version 2017:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Clements, version 2018:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 1.50:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 1.52:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 1.53:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 1.54:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 1.55:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 2015:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 2016:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 2017:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
eBird version 2018:
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   South African Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
   South African Cliff Swallow ( Petrochelidon spilodera)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   African Cliff Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
James Lee Peters:
    Petrochelidon spilodera
James Lee Peters (original):
    Petrochelidon spilodera
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Petrochelidon spilodera
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   South African Swallow ( Hirundo spilodera)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Hirundo spilodera
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Petrochelidon spilodera

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Familieswael
Catalan: oreneta sud-africana
Czech: vlaštovka pospolitá, Vlaštovka promenlivá
Danish: Kapklippesvale
German: Klippenschwalbe
English: African Cliff Swallow, African Cliff-Swallow, Red-throated Swallow, South African Cliff Swallow, South African Cliff-Swallow, South African Swallow
English (IOC): South African Cliff Swallow
English (Kenya): South African Cliff Swallow
English (South Africa): South African Cliff Swallow
Spanish: Golondrina de Sud África, Golondrina Sudafricana
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Sudafricana
Spanish (HBW): South African Swallow
Estonian: rohtla-kaljupääsuke
Finnish: Kapinkalliopääsky, kapinpääsky
French: Hirondelle des rochers sud-africaine, Hirondelle sud-africaine
Italian: Rondine del Sudafrica, Rondine rupestre del Sudafrica
Japanese: nanasanshokutsubame, nan'asanshokutsubame
Japanese: ナンアサンショクツバメ, ナン'アサンショクツバメ
Kwangali: Sisampamema
Latin: Hirundo spilodera, Petrochelidon spilodera
Lithuanian: Kaštoninė klifinė kregždė, Pietų Afrikos klifinė kregždė
Dutch: Kaapse Klifzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Fregnesvale
Norwegian: Fregnesvale
Polish: jaskólka towarzyska, jaskółka towarzyska
Portuguese: Andorinha-sul-africana
Russian: Южноафриканская горная ласточка
Slovak: lastovička útesová
Serbian: Južnoafrička lasta
Sotho, Southern: Lefokotsane
Swedish: Sydafrikansk klippsvala
Tswana: Pêolwane
Ukrainian: Ясківка південна
Chinese: 非洲斑燕
Chinese (Traditional): 非洲斑燕

 

         

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