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Black Scimitar-bill [aterrimus]

Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus] (= Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus) (Stephens, JF 1826)

The black scimitarbill, also known as the black wood hoopoe, is a species of bird in the family Phoeniculidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Bucerotiformes
Family:
  Phoeniculidae
Genus:
   Rhinopomastus
Scientific:
  Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus


Original description

Citation:
  (Stephens, JF 1826)

Reference:
   General Zool. [Shaw] 14 pt1 p.257

Protonym:
  Promerops aterrimus

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/176177#page/327/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  888E529BF99FB78F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-888E529B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/888E529B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 678153

Geographic range:

  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus: Senegambia to w Sudan
  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus emini: central Sudan to northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda
  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus notatus: Ethiopia
English:
Black Scimitar-bill [aterrimus]
French:
Irrisor noir [aterrimus]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black Scimitar-bill [aterrimus] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Black Scimitar-bill [nominate] ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus])
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black Scimitarbill ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black Scimitarbill ( Rhinopomastus aterrimus) [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Rhinopomastus aterrimus

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Puput arbòria negra
Czech: dudkovec černý
Danish: Sort Seglhærfugl
German: Mohrensichelhopf
English: Black Scimitarbill, Black Scimitar-bill [aterrimus], Black Scimitar-bill [nominate]
Esperanto: Nigra rinopomasto
Spanish: Abubilla arbórea negra
Estonian: savanni-saabelnokk
Finnish: mustasäihkyjä
French: Irrisor noir, Irrisor noir (aterrimus), Irrisor noir [aterrimus], Irrisor noir [nominal]
Hungarian: fekete sarlósbanka
Italian: Becco a scimitarra nero
Japanese (romaji): kuromoriyatsugashira
Japanese: クロモリヤツガシラ
Scientific: Promerops aterrimus, Rhinopomastus aterrimus, Rhinopomastus aterrimus [aterrimus], Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus
Lithuanian: Juodasis kopikinis kukutis
Dutch: Zwarte Boomhop
Norwegian: Svartsabelnebb
Polish: czarnodudek ciemnodzioby
Portuguese: Zombeteiro-preto
Russian: Чёрный лесной удод
Slovak: dudkovec čierny
Swedish: Svart sabelnäbb
Chinese: 黑弯嘴戴胜
Chinese (Traditional): 黑林戴勝

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