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Jackson's Widowbird

Euplectes jacksoni (Sharpe, RB 1891)

Jackson's widowbird is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in Kenya and Tanzania. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland and arable land. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Ploceidae
Genus:
   Euplectes
Scientific:
  Euplectes jacksoni


Original description

Citation:
  (Sharpe, RB 1891)

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Drepanoplectes jacksoni

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16275712


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8707108632C86F48

Avibase ID:
  avibase-87071086

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/87071086


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 560044


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Euplectes jacksoni: Grassy highlands of Kenya and n Tanzania
English:
Jackson's Widowbird
Catalan:
bisbe cua de faisà
Czech:
vida Jacksonova
Danish:
Jacksons Vidafinke
German:
Leierschwanzweber
Spanish:
Obispo de Jackson
Spanish (Spain):
Obispo de Jackson
Finnish:
kenianpiispa
French:
Euplecte de Jackson
Croatian:
smeđokrila pletilja
Hungarian:
kakasfarkú özvegypinty
Icelandic:
Húmvefari
Italian:
Vedova di Jackson
Japanese (romaji):
odorihouou
Japanese:
オドリホウオウ
Lithuanian:
Lyrauodegis aksominis audėjas
Dutch:
Lierstaartwidavink
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Heksevevar
Norwegian:
Heksevever
Polish:
baletnik
Portuguese:
Bispo-rabo-de-galo
Russian:
Лирохвостый ткачик
Slovak:
tkáčik lýrochvostý
Serbian:
Džeksonova vida
Swedish:
Jacksons vidafink
Ukrainian:
Вайдаг кенійський
Chinese:
杰氏巧织雀
Chinese (Traditional):
傑克遜氏寡婦鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Euplecte de Jackson ( Euplectes jacksoni)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Euplecte de Jackson ( Euplectes jacksoni)
Clements 1st edition:
Jackson's Whydah ( Euplectes jacksoni)
Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Jackson's Whydah ( Euplectes jacksoni)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Jackson's Whydah ( Euplectes jacksoni)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Euplectes jacksoni
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Euplectes jacksoni
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Euplectes jacksoni
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Euplectes jacksoni
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Euplectes jacksoni

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: bisbe cua de faisà, Teixidor de Jackson
Czech: Prádelník Jacksonuv, vida Jacksonova, vida Jaqcksonova
Danish: Jacksons Vidafinke
German: Leierschjwanzweber, Leierschwanzweber, Leierschwanzwida, Leierschwanz-Wida
English: Jackson's Whydah, Jackson's Widowbird
English, HBW: Jackson's Widowbird
English (IOC): Jackson's Widowbird
English (Kenya): Jackson's Widowbird
English (United States): Jackson's Widowbird
Spanish: Obispo de Jackson
Spanish (Spain): Obispo de Jackson
Spanish (HBW): Jackson's Widowbird
Finnish: Kenianpiispa
French: Euplecte de Jackson, Veuve de Jackson
Croatian: smeđokrila pletilja
Hungarian: kakasfarkú özvegypinty
Icelandic: Húmvefari
Italian: Vedova di Jackson
Japanese (romaji): odorihouou
Japanese: オドリホウオウ
Scientific: Drepanoplectes jacksoni, Euplectes jacksoni
Lithuanian: Lyrauodegis aksominis audėjas
Dutch: Lierstaartwidavink
Norwegian Nynorsk: Heksevevar
Norwegian: Heksevever
Polish: baletnik, Wikłacz baletnik
Portuguese: Bispo-rabo-de-galo
Portuguese (Portugal): bispo-cauda-de-lira
Russian: вдовушка Джексона, Лирохвостый бархатный ткач, Лирохвостый ткач, Лирохвостый ткачик
Slovak: Pletiarka Jacksonova, tkácik lýrochvostý, tkáčik lýrochvostý
Serbian: Džeksonova udovica, Džeksonova vida
Swedish: Jacksons vidafink
Swahili: Kweche-wanda
Turkish: Jackson dulkuşu
Ukrainian: Вайдаг кенійський
Chinese: 杰氏巧织雀
Chinese (Traditional): 傑克遜氏寡婦鳥

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