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Timneh Parrot

Psittacus timneh Fraser, 1844

The Timneh Parrot (Psittacus erithacus timneh), also known as the Timneh Grey Parrot or Timneh African Grey Parrot, is a West African parrot that is variously considered a subspecies of the African Grey Parrot or a full species Psittacus timneh. In aviculture it is often referred to by the initials TAG and is commonly kept as a companion parrot. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittacidae
Genus:
  Psittacus

Scientific:
  Psittacus timneh

Citation:
  Fraser, 1844

Reference:
  PZS Pt12 no.132 p.38

Protonym:
  Psittacus Timneh

Avibase ID:
  7D6F6D08FE72DF43

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7D6F6D08

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 714437


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Psittacus timneh: S Guinea to Sierra Leone, Liberia, Mali and w Ivory Coast
English:
Timneh Parrot
German:
Timnehgraupapagei
Spanish:
Loro timneh
French:
Perroquet timneh
Japanese:
youmu (timneh/princeps)
Japanese:
ヨウム (timneh/princeps)
Dutch:
Timnehpapegaai
Polish:
żako mniejsza
Russian:
Бурохвостый жако
Slovak:
papagáj timneh
Swedish:
västlig jako


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Gray Parrot (Timneh) ( Psittacus erithacus timneh)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Timneh Parrot ( Psittacus timneh) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Psittacus timneh timneh [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psittacus erithacus timneh [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Psittacus [erithacus or timneh] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Lloro gris cua de vinagre
German: Timnehgraupapagei
English: Gray Parrot (Timneh), Sierra Leone Gray Parrot, Sierra Leone Grey Parrot, Timneh Parrot, Zambesi Green Pigeon
Spanish: Loro timneh
French: Perroquet timneh
Hungarian: Timneh-szürkepapagáj
Japanese: youmu (timneh/princeps)
Japanese: ヨウム (timneh/princeps)
Scientific: Psittacus erithacus princeps, Psittacus erithacus timneh, Psittacus timneh, Psittacus timneh timneh
Dutch: Timnehpapegaai
Polish: żako mniejsza
Russian: Бурохвостый жако
Slovak: papagáj timneh
Swedish: västlig jako
Chinese (Traditional): 獅子山棕頸鸚鵡

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