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Hunter's Sunbird

Chalcomitra hunteri (Shelley, GE 1889)

Hunter's sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae. It is found in Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Nectariniidae
Genus:
   Chalcomitra
Scientific:
  Chalcomitra hunteri


Original description

Citation:
  (Shelley, GE 1889)

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1889, Part 3 p.365 pl.41 fig.2

Protonym:
  Cinnyris hunteri

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91210#page/483/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8F0526263508CC13

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8F052626

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8F052626


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916409

Geographic range:

  • Chalcomitra hunteri (hunteri): S Ethiopia to Kenya, ne Tanzania and Uganda
  • Chalcomitra hunteri (siccata): S Ethiopia to ne Kenya and plateau region of Somalia
English:
Hunter's Sunbird
Catalan:
suimanga de Hunter
Czech:
strdimil východoafrický
Danish:
Violetgumpet Solfugl
German:
Purpurbürzel-Glanzköpfchen
Spanish:
Suimanga de Hunter
Spanish (Spain):
Suimanga de Hunter
Finnish:
veririntamedestäjä
French:
Souimanga de Hunter
Croatian:
istočnoafrički medosas
Hungarian:
Hunter-nektármadár
Italian:
Nettarinia di Hunter
Japanese (romaji):
nodogurohimunetaiyouchou
Japanese:
ノドグロヒムネタイヨウチョウ
Lithuanian:
Hanterio chalkomitra
Dutch:
Hunters Honingzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Rubinsolfugl
Norwegian:
Rubinsolfugl
Polish:
nektarnik fartuszkowy
Portuguese:
nectarínia-de-peito-rubi
Portuguese (Portugal):
beija-flor-de-hunter
Russian:
Огненогрудая нектарница
Slovak:
nektárovka čiernobradá
Serbian:
Istočna crvenogruda sunčica
Swedish:
huntersolfågel
Ukrainian:
Нектарець сомалійський
Chinese:
亨氏花蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
亨特氏花蜜鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Souimanga de Hunter ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Souimanga de Hunter ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri)
Clements, version 2021:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2023:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2023:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 13.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 13.2:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 14.1:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Nectarinia senegalensis hunteri [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Nectarinia senegalensis hunteri [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Nectarinia hunteri) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.03:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.04:
Hunter's Sunbird ( Chalcomitra hunteri) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chalcomitra hunteri [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chalcomitra hunteri [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Chalcomitra [senegalensis or hunteri] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: suimanga de Hunter
Czech: Strdimil Hunteruv, strdimil východoafrický
Danish: Violetgumpet Solfugl
German: Purpurbürzel-Glanzköpfchen
English: Hunter's Sunbird, Somali Scarlet-chested Sunbird
English, HBW: Hunter's Sunbird
English (IOC): Hunter's Sunbird
English (Kenya): Hunter's Sunbird
English (United States): Hunter's Sunbird
Spanish: Nectarina de Hunter, Suimanga de Hunter
Spanish (Spain): Suimanga de Hunter
Spanish (HBW): Hunter's Sunbird
Finnish: Veririntamedestäjä
French: Souimanga de Hunter
Croatian: istočnoafrički medosas
Hungarian: Hunter-nektármadár
Italian: Nettarinia di Hunter
Japanese (romaji): hanta-taiyouchou, nodogurohimunetaiyouchou
Japanese: ノドグロヒムネタイヨウチョウ, ハンタータイヨウチョウ
Scientific: Chalcomitra hunteri, Chalcomitra hunteri hunteri, Chalcomitra hunteri siccata, Cinnyris hunteri, Nectarinia hunteri, Nectarinia hunteri hunteri, Nectarinia hunteri siccata, Nectarinia senegalensis hunteri
Lithuanian: Hanterio chalkomitra
Dutch: Hunter-honingzuiger, Hunters Honingzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Rubinsolfugl
Norwegian: Rubinsolfugl
Polish: nektarnik fartuszkowy
Portuguese: nectarínia-de-peito-rubi
Portuguese (Portugal): beija-flor-de-hunter
Russian: Нектарница Хантера, Огненогрудая нектарница
Slovak: nektárovka čiernobradá
Serbian: Hanterova sunčica, Istočna crvenogruda sunčica
Swedish: Hunters solfågel, huntersolfågel
Swahili: Neli Kidari-chekundu
Turkish: Hunter nektarkuşu
Ukrainian: Нектарець сомалійський
Chinese: 亨氏花蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 亨特氏花蜜鳥

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