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White-headed Sawwing

Psalidoprocne albiceps Sclater, PL 1864

The white-headed saw-wing, also known as the white-headed rough-winged swallow is a species of bird in the family Hirundinidae. It is found in Angola, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
   Psalidoprocne
Scientific:
  Psalidoprocne albiceps


Original description

Citation:
  Sclater, PL 1864

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1864, Part 1 p. 108 pl.14

Protonym:
  Psalidoprocne albiceps

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90417#page/158/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  88AAE3D3F9067939

Avibase ID:
  avibase-88AAE3D3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/88AAE3D3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562494

Geographic range:

  • Psalidoprocne albiceps albiceps: southeastern South Sudan,eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, and western Kenya south to northern Zambia and northern Malawi
  • Psalidoprocne albiceps suffusa: N Angola to extreme sw Democratic Republic of the Congo
English:
White-headed Sawwing
Catalan:
oreneta capblanca
Czech:
vlaštovka bělohlavá
Danish:
Hvidhovedet Skovsvale
German:
Weißkopfschwalbe
Spanish:
Golondrina Cabeciblanca
Spanish (Spain):
Golondrina Cabeciblanca
Finnish:
valkopäänokipääsky
French:
Hirondelle à tête blanche
Croatian:
bjeloglava lastavica
Hungarian:
fehérszárnyú fűrészfecske
Italian:
Rondine serrata testabianca
Japanese (romaji):
shirogashirakurotsubame
Japanese:
シロガシラクロツバメ
Lithuanian:
Baltagalvė afrikinė kregždė
Dutch:
Witkopkamzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvithovudsagsvale
Norwegian:
Hvithodesagsvale
Polish:
żałobniczka białogłowa
Portuguese:
Andorinha-de-cabeça-branca
Russian:
Белоголовая ласточка
Slovak:
lastovička bielohlavá
Serbian:
Beloglava lasta testerastog krila
Swedish:
vithuvad svala
Ukrainian:
Жалібничка білоголова
Chinese:
白头锯翅燕
Chinese (Traditional):
白頭凹翅燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Hirondelle à tête blanche ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Hirondelle à tête blanche ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
White-headed Roughwing Swallow ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-headed Roughwing Swallow ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-headed Roughwing Swallow ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Psalidoprocne albiceps [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Psalidoprocne albiceps [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Psalidoprocne albiceps [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
White-headed Sawwing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
White-headed Saw-wing ( Psalidoprocne albiceps) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psalidoprocne albiceps [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Psalidoprocne albiceps [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Witkopsaagvlerkswael, Witkop-saagvlerkswael
Catalan: oreneta capblanca
Czech: Vlaštovka belohlavá, vlaštovka bělohlavá
Danish: Hvidhovedet Skovsvale
German: Weißkopf-Sägeflügel, Weißkopf-Sägeflügelschwalbe, Weißkopfschwalb, Weißkopfschwalbe, Weisskopf-Schwalbe
English: White headed Sawwing, White-headed Roughwing, White-headed Rough-wing, White-headed Roughwing Swallow, White-headed Rough-wing Swallow, White-headed Rough-winged Swallow, White-headed Sawwing, White-headed Saw-wing, Whiteheaded Sawwing Swallow, Whiteheaded Saw-wing Swallow, White-headed Saw-winged Swallow
English, HBW: White-headed Saw-wing
English (IOC): White-headed Saw-wing
English (Kenya): White-headed Saw-wing
English (United States): White-headed Sawwing
Esperanto: Blankkapa segilflugilo
Spanish: Alas de Sierra de Cabeza Blanca, Golondrina Cabeciblanca
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Cabeciblanca
Spanish (HBW): White-headed Sawwing
Estonian: valgepea-nõgipääsuke
Finnish: Huppukiiltopääsky, valkopäänokipääsky
French: Hirondelle à tête blanche
Croatian: bjeloglava lastavica
Hungarian: fehérszárnyú fűrészfecske
Italian: Rondine serrata testabianca, Rondine testabianca
Japanese (romaji): shirogashirakurotsubame
Japanese: シロガシラクロツバメ
Scientific: Psalidoprocne albiceps, Psalidoprocne albiceps albiceps, Psalidoprocne pallidigula, Psalidoprocne palludigula, Psalidoprogne albiceps
Lithuanian: Baltagalvė afrikinė kregždė
Dutch: Witkopkamzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvithovudsagsvale
Norwegian: Hvithodesagsvale
Polish: zalobniczka bialoglowa, żałobniczka białogłowa
Portuguese: Andorinha-de-cabeça-branca
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinha-de-cabeça-branca
Russian: Белоголовая африканская ласточка, Белоголовая ласточка
Slovak: lastovička bielohlavá
Serbian: Beloglava lasta testerastog krila
Swedish: Vithuvad kamvingesvala, vithuvad svala
Swahili: Mbayuwayu Kichwa-cheupe
Turkish: Ak başlı kırlangıç
Ukrainian: Жалібничка білоголова
Chinese: 白头锯翅燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白頭凹翅燕

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