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Great Swallow-tailed Swift
Panyptila sanctihieronymi Salvin, 1863
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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Panyptila

Scientific:
  Panyptila sanctihieronymi

Citation:
  Salvin, 1863

Reference:
  PZS Pt2 p.190 pl.23

Protonym:
  Panyptila sancti-hieronymi

Avibase ID:
  88679F12CCF6C834

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/88679F12

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554999

Geographic range:

  • Panyptila sanctihieronymi: Mountains of s Mexico to s Honduras and (rarely) n Costa Rica
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Great Swallow-tailed Swift
Czech:
  rorýs vlaštovčí
German:
  Großer Schwalbensegler
Danish:
  Svalehalesejler
Spanish:
  Vencejo Tijereta Grande
Finnish:
  isohaarakiitäjä
French:
  Martinet de San Geronimo
Italian:
  Rondone codaforbice maggiore
Japanese:
  ootsurisuamatsubame
Japanese:
  オオツリスアマツバメ
Dutch:
  San-Geronimogierzwaluw
Norwegian:
  Storsvaleseiler
Polish:
  widlogonczyk duzy
Russian:
  Большой вилохвостый стриж
Slovak:
  kominár veľký
Swedish:
  större svalstjärtsseglare
Chinese:
  大燕尾雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Martinet de San Geronimo ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Martinet de San Geronimo ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 1st edition:
   Greater Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Greater Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 4th edition:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements, version 2015:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements, version 2016:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Clements, version 2017:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 1.50:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 1.52:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 1.53:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 1.54:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 1.55:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 2015:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 2016:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
eBird version 2017:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
James Lee Peters:
    Panyptila sanctihieronymi
James Lee Peters (original):
    Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Great Swallow-tailed Swift ( Panyptila sanctihieronymi)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Panyptila sanctihieronymi
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Panyptila sanctihieronymi

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Falciot cuaforcat gros
Czech: Rorýs vlaštovcí, rorýs vlaštovčí
Danish: Svalehalesejler
German: Großer Schwalbensegler, San-Geronimo-Segler, Schwalbensegler
English: Geronimo Swift, Great Swallow tailed Swift, Great Swallow-tailed Swift, Greater Swallow-tailed Swift
Spanish: Macuá Mayor, Vencejo golondrino mayor, Vencejo Tijereta Grande, Vencejo Tijereta Mayor, Vencejo-tijereta Mayor
Spanish (Costa Rica): Vencejo tijereta mayor
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo Tijereta Grande
Spanish (Honduras): Vencejo golondrino mayor
Spanish (Mexico): Vencejo Tijereta Mayor, Vencejo-tijereta Mayor
Spanish (Nicaragua): Macuá Mayor
Estonian: suur-pääsupiiritaja
Finnish: Isohaarakiitäjä
French: Martinet de San Geronimo
Hungarian: nagy csöves sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone codadirondine maggiore, Rondone codaforbice maggiore
Japanese: ootsurisuamatsubame
Japanese: オオツリスアマツバメ
Latin: Panyptila sanctihieronymi, Panyptila sancti-hieronymi
Lithuanian: Didysis skeltauodegis čiurlys
Dutch: San Geronimogierzwaluw, San Geronimo-gierzwaluw, San-Geronimogierzwaluw
Norwegian: Storsvaleseiler
Polish: widlogonczyk duzy, widłogończyk duży
Russian: Большой вилохвостый стриж, Стриж большой вилохвостый
Slovak: kominár veľký
Swedish: Större svalstjärtseglare, större svalstjärtsseglare
Chinese: 大燕尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 大燕尾雨燕

 

         

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