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Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird

Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus] (= Ailuroedus melanotis) (Gray, GR, 1858)

The Spotted Catbird (Ailuroedus melanotis) also known as Black-eared Catbird, is a species of bowerbird which can be found in north Queensland, Australia, and the island of New Guinea. It is approximately 26–30 cm in length, and its coloring is emerald green, with faint black markings on the face and white streaks on the neck. The male and female are almost identical. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Ptilonorhynchidae
Genus:
  Ailuroedus

Scientific:
  Ailuroedus melanotis

Citation:
  (Gray, GR, 1858)

Reference:
  PZS Pt26 no.358 p.181

Protonym:
  Ptilonorhynchus melanotis

Avibase ID:
  7DFFBF2FF61D9FA5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/7DFFBF2F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558482

Geographic range:

  • Ailuroedus melanotis melanotis: Aru Islands and s New Guinea
  • Ailuroedus melanotis facialis: W New Guinea (Nassau and Jayawijaya mountains)
  • Ailuroedus astigmaticus: NE New Guinea (mountains of Huon Peninsula)
  • Ailuroedus melanocephalus: Mountains of se New Guinea
  • Ailuroedus jobiensis: north central New Guinea (north slope of Western, Border, and Eastern Ranges, and coastal ranges from Foja Mountains east to Adelbert Mountains)
  • Ailuroedus arfakianus arfakianus: W New Guinea (Arfak Mountains of Vogelkop Peninsula)
  • Ailuroedus arfakianus misoliensis: Misool I. (w Papuan islands)
  • Show more...
English:
Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird
Czech:
lemčík černouchý
German:
Schwarzohr-Laubenvogel
Danish:
Sortøret Kattefugl
Spanish:
Maullador Orejudo
Finnish:
smaragdinaukuja
French:
Jardinier oreillard, J. de Huon, J. à calotte noire, J. du Nord ou J. de l'Arfak
Italian:
Uccello gatto macchiato
Japanese:
mimiguronekodori
Japanese:
ミミグロネコドリ
Dutch:
Grijskopkatvogel
Norwegian:
Svartørekattefugl
Polish:
miauczek czarnouchy
Portuguese:
Jardineiro-malhado
Slovak:
šiatorník tmavosluchý
Swedish:
Fläckig kattfågel
Ukrainian:
Нявкун чорнощокий
Chinese:
斑园丁鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird ( Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird ( Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird ( Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird ( Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus])
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Spotted Catbird ( Ailuroedus melanotis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Ailuroedus [crassirostris, maculosus or melanotis]

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Other synonyms


Czech: Lemcík cernouchý, lemčík černouchý
Danish: Sortøret Kattefugl
German: Schwarzohr-Laubenvogel
English: Black-eared Catbird, Black-eared, Huon, Black-capped, Northern or Arfak Catbird, Spotted Catbird, Sptted catbird
Spanish: Capulinero de Orejas Negras, Maullador Orejudo
Estonian: mustpõsk-kõutslind
Finnish: Kuningasnaukuja, smaragdinaukuja
French: Jardinier oreillard, Jardinier oreillard, J. de Huon, J. à calotte noire, J. du Nord ou J. de l'Arfak, Oiseau-chat tacheté
Hungarian: feketefülű nyávogómadár
Indonesian: Burung kucing telinga hitam, Burungkucing Tutul, Burung-kucing tutul
Italian: Uccello gatto macchiato, Uccello gatto maculato
Japanese: mimiguronekodori
Japanese: ミミグロネコドリ
Scientific: Ailuroedus [melanotis, astigmaticus, jobiensis or arfakianus], Ailuroedus crassirostris melanotis, Ailuroedus melanotis, Ailuroedus melanotus, Ptilonorhynchus melanotis
Lithuanian: Juodaausis katpaukštis
Dutch: Grijskopkatvogel, Grijskop-katvogel
Norwegian: Svartørekattefugl
Polish: miauczek czarnouchy
Portuguese: Jardineiro-malhado
Slovak: šiatorník tmavosluchý
Swedish: Fläckig kattfågel
Ukrainian: Нявкун чорнощокий
Chinese: 斑园丁鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 斑紋貓鳥

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