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Northern Puffback

Dryoscopus gambensis (Lichtenstein, MHC 1823)

The northern puffback is a species of bird in the family Malaconotidae. It is found in northern sub-Saharan Africa. It forms a superspecies with the black-backed puffback, which replaces it in eastern equatorial and southern Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Malaconotidae
Genus:
   Dryoscopus
Scientific:
  Dryoscopus gambensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Lichtenstein, MHC 1823)

Reference:
   Verz. Doubl. zool. Mus. K. Univ. Berlin

Protonym:
  Lanius gambensis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28229296


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  7DE7F0ED411E691E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-7DE7F0ED

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7DE7F0ED


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559825

Geographic range:

  • Dryoscopus gambensis gambensis: Senegal to Cameroon, Chad and n Gabon
  • Dryoscopus gambensis congicus: SW Congo and w Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Dryoscopus gambensis malzacii: E Cameroon to Cent. African Rep., s Uganda, w Kenya, e Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Dryoscopus gambensis erythreae: Extreme e Sudan to Eritrea and Ethiopia
English:
Northern Puffback
Catalan:
cubla de Liechtenstein
Czech:
ťuhýkovec stromový
Danish:
Kvastryg
German:
Gambia-Schneeballwürger
Spanish:
Cubla del Gambia
Spanish (Spain):
Cubla del Gambia
Finnish:
isohuiskulepinkäinen
French:
Cubla de Gambie
Croatian:
crvenooka čagra
Hungarian:
északi pamathátú-gébics
Italian:
Puffino settentrionale
Japanese (romaji):
fukureyabumozu
Japanese:
フクレヤブモズ
Lithuanian:
Gambinė pūstauodegė medšarkė
Dutch:
Gambiapoederdonsklauwier
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Norddunrygg
Norwegian:
Norddunrygg
Polish:
turniurzyk sawannowy
Portuguese:
Picanço-da-gambia
Russian:
Гамбийская пухоспинка
Slovak:
páperník savanový
Serbian:
Severni svračak pufnastih leđa
Swedish:
nordlig dunrygg
Ukrainian:
Кубла північна
Chinese:
蓬背鵙
Chinese (Traditional):
鬆背伯勞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cubla de Gambie ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cubla de Gambie ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Gambian Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Gambian Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Gambian Puffback Shrike ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Dryoscopus gambensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Dryoscopus gambensis [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Dryoscopus gambensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Northern Puffback ( Dryoscopus gambensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Dryoscopus gambensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Dryoscopus gambensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: cubla de Liechtenstein
Czech: Tuhýk gambijský, ťuhýkovec stromový
Danish: Kvastryg
German: Gambia Schneeballwürger, Gambia-Schneeballwürger
English: Common Puffback, Common Puffback-Shrike, Gambian Puffback, Gambian Puffback Shrike, Gambian Puffback-Shrike, Northern Puffback, Puff Back, Puffback, Puffback Shrike
English, HBW: Northern Puffback
English (IOC): Northern Puffback
English (Kenya): Northern Puffback
English (United States): Northern Puffback
Spanish: Cubla del Gambia, Obispillo Común
Spanish (Spain): Cubla del Gambia
Spanish (HBW): Northern Puffback
Estonian: sudaani pagulind
Finnish: Isohuiskulepinkäinen
French: Cubla de Gambie, Pie-grièche cubla de Gambie, Pie-grièche cubla de Sénégambie
Croatian: crvenooka čagra
Hungarian: északi pamathátú-gébics
Italian: Averla dorsopiumoso, Puffino settentrionale
Japanese (romaji): fukureyabumozu
Japanese: フクレヤブモズ
Scientific: Dryoscopus gambensis, Dryoscopus gambensis gambensis, Lanius gambensis
Lithuanian: Gambinė pūstauodegė medšarkė
Dutch: Gambia Poederdonsklauwier, Gambiapoederdonsklauwier, Gambia-poederdonsklauwier
Norwegian Nynorsk: Norddunrygg
Norwegian: Norddunrygg
Polish: turniurzyk sawannowy
Portuguese: Picanço-da-gambia
Portuguese (Portugal): cubla-da-gâmbia
Russian: Гамбийская пухоспинка, Гамбийский пухопёрый сорокопут
Slovak: páperník savanový
Serbian: Severni svračak pufnastih leđa
Swedish: Gambiadunrygg, nordlig dunrygg
Swahili: Kipwe wa Gambia
Turkish: Gambia pofuduksırtı
Ukrainian: Кубла північна
Chinese: 蓬背鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 鬆背伯勞

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