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Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola

Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla] (= Cisticola ruficeps) (Cretzschmar, PJ 1830)

The red-pate cisticola is a species of bird in the family Cisticolidae. It is found in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and swamps. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
   Cisticola
Scientific:
  Cisticola ruficeps


Original description

Citation:
  (Cretzschmar, PJ 1830)

Reference:
   Atlas Reise nördl. Afr. Rüppell, Zool. Vög. (1826) p.54 pl.36 fig.a

Protonym:
  Malurus ruficeps

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140826


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8338F12F688FE0A5

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8338F12F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8338F12F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559348

Geographic range:

  • Cisticola ruficeps ruficeps: Chad, southwestern Sudan, and southwestern South Sudan
  • Cisticola ruficeps scotopterus: Central Sudan (White and Blue Nile valleys) to Eritrea
  • Cisticola mongalla: south central South Sudan (upper White Nile) and northern Uganda
English:
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola
French:
Cisticole à tête rousse ou C. de Mongalla


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola ( Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla])
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cisticole à tête rousse ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Red-pate Cisticola ( Cisticola ruficeps) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Cisticola [ruficeps, mongalla or guinea]

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: cistícola cap-roja
Czech: Cistovník savanový
Danish: Rødisset Cisticola
German: Rotkopf-Cistensänger, Rotkopf-Zistensänger
English: Mongalla Cisticola, Red pate Cisticola, Red-pate Cisticola, Red-pate Grass-Warbler, Red-pate or Mongalla Cisticola
English, HBW: Red-pate Cisticola
English (IOC): Red-pate Cisticola
English (Kenya): Red-pate Cisticola
English (United States): Red-pate Cisticola
Esperanto: Ruĝkrona cistikolo
Spanish: Buitrón de Testa Roja, Cistícola Cabecirrojo
Spanish (Spain): Cistícola Cabecirrojo
Spanish (HBW): Red-pate Cisticola
Finnish: Savanniheinäkerttu, savanniherttu
French: Cisticole à tête rousse, Cisticole à tête rousse ou C. de Mongalla
Croatian: smeđoleđa šivalica
Hungarian: vörösfejű szuharbújó
Italian: Beccamoschino corona rossa, Cisticola capirossa
Japanese (romaji): zuakasekka
Japanese: ズアカセッカ, ヅアカセッカ
Scientific: Cisticola [ruficeps or guinea], Cisticola [ruficeps or mongalla], Cisticola ruficeps, Cisticola ruficeps ruficeps, Malurus ruficeps
Lithuanian: Rusvagalvė cistikola
Dutch: Roodkopgraszanger, Roodkop-graszanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rustkronegrassongar
Norwegian: Rustkronegressanger
Polish: chwastówka cierniowa
Portuguese: fuinha-da-guiné
Portuguese (Portugal): fuinha-de-cabeça-ruiva
Russian: Красноголовая цистикола
Slovak: cistovník savanový
Swedish: rostkronad cistikola, Rostkronad grässångare
Turkish: Kırmızı başlı yelpazekuyruk
Ukrainian: Таміка червоноголова
Chinese: 红头扇尾莺
Chinese (Traditional): 紅頭扇尾鶯

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