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West African Batis

Batis occulta Lawson, 1984

The West African Batis (Batis occulta) is a species of bird in the Platysteiridae family. It is found in Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is sometimes considered a subspecies of the Fernando Po Batis. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Platysteiridae
Genus:
  Batis

Scientific:
  Batis occulta

Citation:
  Lawson, 1984

Reference:
  BBOC 104 p.145

Protonym:
  Batis occultus

Avibase ID:
  8662B6A1402D60B1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8662B6A1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 922744

Geographic range:

  • Batis occulta: Humid forests of Sierra Leone to s Cameroon and Gabon
English:
West African Batis
Czech:
lesknáček sieraleonský
German:
Lawson-Batis
Danish:
Hvidbrynet Batis
Spanish:
Batis de Lawson
Finnish:
biokontöpösieppo
French:
Pririt de Lawson
Italian:
Pigliamosche mascherato di Lawson
Japanese:
nishiafurikasewatabitaki
Japanese:
ニシアフリカセワタビタキ
Dutch:
Nimba-vliegenvanger
Norwegian:
Trekronebatis
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Trekronebatis
Polish:
krepnik przepasany
Slovak:
strakošík ozdobný
Swedish:
Västafrikansk batis
Chinese:
劳氏蓬背鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pririt de Lawson ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Lawson's Puff-back Flycatcher ( Batis occultus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
West African Batis ( Batis occulta) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Batis poensis occulta [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Batis [poensis or occulta] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Czech: Lesknácek Lawsonuv, lesknáček sieraleonský
Danish: Hvidbrynet Batis
German: Lawson Schnäpper, Lawson-Batis, Lawsonschnäpper, Plantagenschnäpper
English: Bioko Batis, Lawson's Batis, Lawson's Puffback Flycatcher, Lawson's puff-back flycatcher, West African Batis, West African Puffback, West African Puffback-Flycatcher
English (IOC): Fernando Po Batis (West African)
Spanish: Batis de Lawson, Batis oculto
Spanish (Spain): Batis oculto
Spanish (HBW): West African Batis
Finnish: biokontöpösieppo, Guineantöpösieppo
French: Batis de Lawson, Pririt de Lawson
Italian: Batis d'Africa Occidentale, Pigliamosche mascherato di Lawson
Japanese: angorasewatabitaki, nishiafurikasewatabitaki
Japanese: アンゴラセワタビタキ, ニシアフリカセワタビタキ
Scientific: Batis occulta, Batis occultus, Batis poensis, Batis poensis occulta
Dutch: Nimbavliegenvanger, Nimba-vliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Trekronebatis
Norwegian: Trekronebatis
Polish: krepnik przepasany, krępnik przepasany
Slovak: strakošík ozdobný
Swedish: alexanderbatis (occulta), Västafrikansk batis
Chinese: 劳氏蓬背鹟

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