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Bush Wren

Xenicus longipes (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Bushwren (Xenicus longipes), Bush Wren, or Mātuhituhi in Maori, was a very small and almost flightless bird endemic to New Zealand. It grew to about 9 cm long and 16 g in weight. It fed mostly on invertebrates which it captured by running along the branches of trees. It nested on or near the ground. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Acanthisittidae
Genus:
  Xenicus

Scientific:
  Xenicus longipes

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.979

Protonym:
  Motacilla longipes

Avibase ID:
  9232F02742916087

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9232F027

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563709


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Xenicus longipes longipes: formerly montane forests of South I. (New Zealand). Extinct by 1972
  • Xenicus longipes stokesii: formerly North Island (New Zealand). Extinct by 1949
  • Xenicus longipes variabilis: formerly small islands off Stewart I. (New Zealand). Extinct by 1965
English:
Bush Wren
Czech:
pokřovník stromový
German:
Waldschlüpfer
Danish:
Busksmutte
Spanish:
Acantisita de Matorral
Finnish:
pensasvilistäjä
French:
Xénique des buissons
Icelandic:
Runnaprílari
Italian:
Scricciolo del bush
Japanese:
yabusazai
Japanese:
ヤブサザイ
Dutch:
Struikwinterkoning
Norwegian:
Gråklatresmett
Polish:
lazik zaroslowy
Portuguese:
Carriça-do-mato
Russian:
Кустарниковый новозеландский крапивник
Slovak:
striežik krovinový
Swedish:
buskklippsmyg
Ukrainian:
Гонець чагарниковий
Chinese:
丛异鹩


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Xénique des buissons ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Xénique des buissons ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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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:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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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 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
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:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Bushwren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Xenicus longipes [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Xenicus longipes [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Xenicus longipes [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Bush Wren ( Xenicus longipes) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Xenicus longipes [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Xenicus longipes [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: acantisita dels matolls
Czech: Pokrovník stromový, pokřovník stromový
Danish: Busksmutte
German: Neuseeland Schlüpfer, Neuseelandschlüpfer, Waldschlüpfer, Waldstummelschwanz
English: Bush Wren, Bushwren, New Zealand Bush Wren
English (IOC): Bushwren
Spanish: Acantisita de Matorral, Reyezuelo de Nueva Zelanda del Monte
Spanish (Spain): Acantisita de Matorral
Spanish (HBW): Bush Wren
Estonian: mets-nürisaba
Finnish: Pensasvilistäjä
French: Xénique des buissons
Hungarian: hosszúlábú álfakusz
Icelandic: Runnaprílari
Italian: Scricciolo del bush, Scricciolo di macchia della Nuova Zelanda
Japanese: yabusazai
Japanese: ヤブサザイ
Scientific: Motacilla longipes, Xenicus longipes, Xenicus longipes longipes
Lithuanian: Krūmyninė pita
Maori: Matuhi
Dutch: Struikwinterkoning
Norwegian: Gråklatresmett
Polish: lazik zaroslowy, łazik zaroślowy
Portuguese: Carriça-do-mato
Russian: Кустарниковый (новозеландский) крапивник, Кустарниковый новозеландский крапивник
Slovak: striežik krovinový
Serbian: Novozelandski carić žbunjar
Swedish: Buskklippsmyg
Ukrainian: Гонець чагарниковий
Chinese: 丛异鹩
Chinese (Traditional): 叢異鷯, 叢異鷯 1965滅絕

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