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Masked Woodswallow

Artamus personatus (Gould, 1841)

The Masked Woodswallow (Artamus personatus) is a species of bird in the Artamidae family. It is found in Australia and New Zealand. Range: Common nomad, most common in the west of Australia, mainly in drier areas, vagrant Tasmania. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. Can be found in large flocks also containing the similar White-Browed Woodswallow. Highly nomadic pale grey with black or dusky face. Male: Black face, underparts delicate grey. Female: Dusky grey face, underparts brownish-grey. Immature: Wing feathers spotted & edged white. Juvenile: Head & body streaked dark & light grey, wing feather spotted & edged white. Voice: Nasal sounding 'Chirp' or 'Check'. Nesting: Cups of new green grass, drying out to become not so green (obviously), in hollow stumps or broken branch tops. Eggs: Speckled greyish, greenish or greyish. 2-3 per lay. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Artamidae
Genus:
  Artamus

Scientific:
  Artamus personatus

Citation:
  (Gould, 1841)

Reference:
  PZS(1840) Pt8 no.94 p.149

Protonym:
  Ocypterus personatus

Avibase ID:
  92A5A04D006A2FF3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/92A5A04D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558767

Geographic range:

  • Artamus personatus: Australian mainland (except most northern and eastern areas)
English:
Masked Woodswallow
Czech:
lasolet škraboškový
German:
Maskenschwalbenstar
Danish:
Maskesvalestær
Spanish:
Artamo Enmascarado
Finnish:
naamioleiju
French:
Langrayen masqué
Italian:
Rondine boschereccia mascherata
Japanese:
hooguromoritsubame
Japanese:
ホオグロモリツバメ
Dutch:
Maskerspitsvogel
Norwegian:
Maskesvalestær
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Maskesvalestare
Polish:
ostrolot maskowy
Russian:
Маскированный ласточковый сорокопут
Slovak:
hmyziar čiernohrdlý
Swedish:
svartmaskad svalstare
Ukrainian:
Ланграйн масковий
Chinese:
黑眼燕鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Langrayen masqué ( Artamus personatus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Langrayen masqué ( Artamus personatus)
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements, version 2017:
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eBird version 1.50:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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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 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Artamus personatus
James Lee Peters (original):
Artamus personatus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Artamus personatus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Masked Woodswallow ( Artamus personatus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Masked Woodswallow ( Artamus personatus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Masked Woodswallow ( Artamus personatus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Artamus personatus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Artamus personatus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: artami caranegre
Czech: Lasolet škraboškový
Danish: Maskesvalestær
German: Maskenschwalbenstar, Masken-Schwalbenstar
English: Masked Wood Swallow, Masked Woodswallow, Masked Wood-swallow
English (IOC): Masked Woodswallow
Spanish: Artamo Enmascarado, Golondrina del Bosque Enmascarada
Spanish (Spain): Artamo Enmascarado
Spanish (HBW): Masked Woodswallow
Estonian: masktuulas
Finnish: Naamioleiju
French: Langrayen masqué
Hungarian: álarcos fecskeseregély
Italian: Artamo mascherato, Rondine boschereccia mascherata
Japanese: hooguromoritsubame, hooguromoritsubame/
Japanese: ホオグロモリツバメ, ホオグロモリツバメ/
Scientific: Artamus personatus, Ocypterus personatus
Lithuanian: Kaukėtasis artamas
Dutch: Maskerspitsvogel, Masker-spitsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Maskesvalestare
Norwegian: Maskesvalestær
Polish: ostrolot maskowy
Russian: Маскированный артам, Маскированный ласточковый сорокопут
Slovak: hmyziar čiernohrdlý
Serbian: Maskirana šumska lasta
Swedish: Masksvalstare, svartmaskad svalstare
Ukrainian: Ланграйн масковий
Chinese: 黑眼燕鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 黑眼燕鵙

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