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African or Red-billed Quailfinch

Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis] (= Ortygospiza atricollis) (Vieillot, 1817)




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
  Ortygospiza

Scientific:
  Ortygospiza atricollis

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1817)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 12 p.182

Protonym:
  Fringilla atricollis

Avibase ID:
  8E5252EB01223193

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8E5252EB

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561739

Geographic range:

  • Ortygospiza atricollis atricollis: Senegal to Cameroon
  • Ortygospiza atricollis ansorgei: Guinea-Bissau to Liberia, Ivory Coast and coastal Ghana
  • Ortygospiza atricollis ugandae: southern Sudan, South Sudan, Uganda, and western Kenya
  • Ortygospiza fuscocrissa fuscocrissa: Highlands of Ethiopia and Eritrea
  • Ortygospiza fuscocrissa muelleri: southern Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Angola, to Zambia, western Zimbabwe, and north central South Africa
  • Ortygospiza fuscocrissa smithersi: NE Zambia
  • Ortygospiza fuscocrissa digressa: E Zimbabwe, s Mozambique, South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland
  • Ortygospiza fuscocrissa pallida: N Botswana and adjacent nw Zimbabwe
  • Ortygospiza gabonensis gabonensis: Rio Muni to Gabon and central Democratic Republic of the Congo (Congo River)
  • Ortygospiza gabonensis fuscata: Angola to s Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia
  • Ortygospiza gabonensis dorsostriata: Extreme e Democratic Republic of the Congo to Uganda, Rwanda and nw Tanzania
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English:
African or Red-billed Quailfinch
Czech:
astrild černohrdlý
German:
Wachtelastrild
Danish:
Vagtelastrild
Spanish:
Estrilda Codorniz
Finnish:
töpöpeippo
French:
Astrild-caille à lunettes ou A.-c. à gorge noire
Italian:
Fringuello quaglia africano
Japanese:
shiyakosuzume
Japanese:
シャコスズメ
Dutch:
Kwartelastrild
Norwegian:
Vaktelastrild
Polish:
trawinek zmienny
Portuguese:
Bico-de-lacre-codorniz
Russian:
Обыкновенный перепелиный астрильд
Slovak:
astrilda zebrovitá
Swedish:
vaktelastrild
Ukrainian:
Луговик чорнощокий
Chinese:
黑领鹑雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
African or Red-billed Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis])
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
African Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Quailfinch ( Ortygospiza atricollis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Afrikaans: Gewone Kwartelvinkie
Catalan: bec de corall ratllat
Czech: astrild černohrdlý
Danish: Vagtelastrild
German: Wachtelastrild
English: African or Red-billed Quailfinch, African Quailfinch, Quailfinch
Spanish: Estrilda Codorniz
Estonian: niidu-vuttamadiin
Finnish: töpöpeippo
French: Astrild-caille à face noire, Astrild-caille à lunettes, Astrild-caille à lunettes ou A.-c. à gorge noire
Hungarian: fürjasztrild
Italian: Fringuello quaglia africano
Japanese: shiyakosuzume
Japanese: シャコスズメ
Scientific: Fringilla atricollis, Ortygospiza [atricollis or gabonensis], Ortygospiza [atricollis, fuscocrissa or gabonensis], Ortygospiza atricollis, Ortygospiza atricollis atricollis
Lithuanian: Paprastoji putpelinė astrilda
Dutch: Kwartelastrild
Norwegian: Vaktelastrild
Polish: trawinek zmienny
Portuguese: Bico-de-lacre-codorniz
Russian: Обыкновенный перепелиный астрильд
Slovak: astrilda zebrovitá
Swedish: Vaktelastrild
Swahili: Mshigi Koo-jeusi
Ukrainian: Луговик чорнощокий
Chinese: 黑领鹑雀
Chinese (Traditional): 黑頦鶉雀

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