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Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera

Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti] (= Camaroptera brachyura) (Vieillot, 1820)

The green-backed camaroptera, also known as the bleating camaroptera, is a small bird in the family Cisticolidae. This bird is a resident breeder in Africa south of the Sahara Desert. Recent studies suggest this species and the grey-backed camaroptera may be the same species. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
   Camaroptera
Scientific:
  Camaroptera brachyura


Original description

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1820)

Reference:
  Tabl.Encyc.Meth.Orn. p.459

Protonym:
  Sylvia brachyura

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/51116816


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  80D1896150FBA704

Avibase ID:
  avibase-80D18961

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/80D18961


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559007

Geographic range:

  • Camaroptera brevicaudata brevicaudata: Senegal and Sierra Leone to c Sudan and lowlands of Ethiopia
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata tincta: Liberia to w Kenya, nw Angola, nw Zambia and w Tanzania
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata abessinica: South Sudan, Ethiopia, Djibouti, northern Somalia, northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, northern Uganda, and northern Kenya
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata insulata: Ethiopia (Ghere region and Kaffa Province)
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata erlangeri: S Somalia to coastal Kenya and ne Tanzania
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata griseigula: W Kenya to e Uganda and n Tanzania
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata aschani: Highlands of Kenya to extreme sw Uganda and e Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kivu)
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata intercalata: eastern Angola, southern Democratic Republic of the Congo (Katanga), eastern Zambia, and western Tanzania
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata sharpei: southern Angola to Namibia, northern and eastern Botswana, southern Zambia, Malawi, and northern South Africa (North West)
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata transitiva: SE Botswana to Zimbabwe
  • Camaroptera brevicaudata beirensis: Mozambique (n of Save River) to e Zimbabwe and ne Zululand
  • Camaroptera harterti: escarpment of northwestern Angola
  • Camaroptera brachyura brachyura: coastal eastern and southern South Africa (central KwaZulu-Natal to eastern Western Cape)
  • Camaroptera brachyura pileata: S Kenya to se Tanzania; Mafia I. and Zanzibar
  • Camaroptera brachyura fugglescouchmani: E Tanzania to Zambia and Malawi
  • Camaroptera brachyura bororensis: S Tanzania to s Malawi and n Mozambique
  • Camaroptera brachyura constans: southeastern Zimbabwe, southern Mozambique, Swaziland, and northeastern South Africa
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English:
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera
German:
Grünmantel-/Hartertbogenflügel
Spanish:
Camaróptera Baladora/De Hartert
Spanish (Spain):
Camaróptera baladora/de Hartert
French:
Camaroptère à tête grise ou C. de Hartert
Polish:
beczak zielonogrzbiety/zielonoskrzydły
Russian:
Широкохвостая/Ангольская терновница
Slovak:
penička mekotavá/zelenokrídla
Serbian:
Zelenoleđa/Hartertova kamaroptera
Swedish:
grönryggig kamaroptera/angolakamaroptera/gråryggig kamaroptera/angolakamaroptera


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Grey-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Grey-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Grey-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Camaroptère à tête grise ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Green-backed/Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura/harterti)
eBird version 2021:
Green-backed/Hartert's Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura/harterti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Bleating Warbler ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Grey-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Grey-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Green-backed Camaroptera ( Camaroptera brachyura) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Afrikaans: Groenrug/Angolakwêkwêvoël, Groenrugkwêkwêvoël
Catalan: camaròptera verdosa
Czech: pěnicovec krátkoocasý, Penicovec šedohrbetý
Danish: Grønrygget Gråsanger
German: Blökgrasmücke, Grünmantel-/Hartertbogenflügel, Grünrücken-Camaroptera
English: Bleating Warbler, Bleating-Warbler, Broad-tailed Camaroptera, Green-backed Camaroptera, Green-backed, Grey-backed or Hartert's Camaroptera, Green-backed/Hartert's Camaroptera, Grey-backed Camaroptera
English, HBW: Bleating/Hartert's Camaroptera
English (IOC): Green-backed/Hartert's Camaroptera, Green-backed/Hartert's/Grey-backed Camaroptera
English (Kenya): Grey-backed Camaroptera
English (United States): Green-backed/Hartert's Camaroptera
Esperanto: Verddorsa kamaroptero
Spanish: Camaróptera Baladora, Camaróptera Baladora/De Hartert, Camaroptera de Lomo Verde
Spanish (Spain): Camaróptera baladora, Camaróptera baladora/de Hartert
Spanish (HBW): Green-backed Camaroptera
Finnish: lyijykerttu, Savulyijykerttu
French: Camaroptère à dos gris, Camaroptère à tête grise, Camaroptère à tête grise ou C. de Hartert, Camaroptère de Hartert
Hungarian: rövidfarkú kamaroptera
Italian: Bigia belante, Camarottera dorsoverde
Japanese (romaji): himetambimushikui, midorikomushikui
Japanese: ウスヒメタンビムシクイ, ミドリコムシクイ
Kwangali: Niini
Scientific: Camaroptera [brachyura or harterti], Camaroptera [brachyura, brevicaudata or harterti], Camaroptera brachyura, Camaroptera brachyura brachyura, Camaroptera brachyura/harterti, Sylvia brachyura
Lithuanian: Pilkagalvė karietaitinė devynbalsė
Dutch: Mekkercamaroptera, Mekker-camaroptera
Norwegian Nynorsk: Villnissongar
Norwegian: Villnissanger
Polish: beczak zielonogrzbiety, beczak zielonogrzbiety/zielonoskrzydły, Trzcinowiec ciemnogłowy
Portuguese: Felosa-de-dorso-verde
Portuguese (Portugal): camaróptera-de-dorso-verde/camaróptera-angolana
Russian: Широкохвостая крапивниковая славка, Широкохвостая/Ангольская терновница
Slovak: penička mekotavá, penička mekotavá/zelenokrídla
Serbian: Zelenoleđa/Hartertova kamaroptera
Swedish: gråryggad camaroptera, Grönryggad camaroptera, grönryggig kamaroptera/angolakamaroptera/gråryggig kamaroptera, grönryggig kamaroptera/angolakamaroptera/gråryggig kamaroptera/angolakamaroptera
Swahili: Kibwirosagi Mgongo-kijivu
Turkish: Yeşil sırtlı/Harters kamaropteri
Ukrainian: Цвіркач зелений
Xhosa: Unomanyuku
Chinese: 绿背拱翅莺
Chinese (Traditional): 綠背拱翅鶯
Zulu: iMbuzi-yehlathi

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