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Black-headed Munia [incl. rubronigra]

Lonchura malacca [incl. rubronigra] (= Lonchura malacca) (Linnaeus, C 1766)

The tricoloured munia is an estrildid finch, native to Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and southern China. The species has also introduced to the Caribbean, in Trinidad, Jamaica, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Cuba, and Venezuela. This species, like the chestnut munia has been known as the black-headed munia. Immature birds have pale brown upperparts, lack the dark head found in adults, and have uniform buff underparts that can be confused with immatures of other munias such as the scaly-breasted munia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
   Lonchura
Scientific:
  Lonchura malacca


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, C 1766)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 12, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Loxia malacca

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42946498


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9831DB02E7C7481B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9831DB02

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9831DB02


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 179618

Geographic range:

  • Lonchura malacca: Lowlands of s India (Tapi River to Raipur) and Sri Lanka
  • Lonchura atricapilla rubronigra: N India (Haryana to n Bihar) and lowlands of Nepal
English:
Black-headed Munia [incl. rubronigra]
French:
Capucin à dos marron [incl. rubronigra]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-headed Munia [incl. rubronigra] ( Lonchura malacca [incl. rubronigra])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Tricoloured Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Capucin à dos marron ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements, version 2015:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements, version 2016:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements, version 2017:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
Clements, version 2018:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 1.50:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 1.52:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 1.53:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 1.54:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 1.55:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 2015:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 2016:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 2017:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
eBird version 2018:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 4]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Indian Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca) [version 3]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Black-headed Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
Tricolored Munia ( Lonchura malacca)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lonchura malacca [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lonchura malacca [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Lonchura [malacca or atricapilla]

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Bengali: কালামাথা মুনিয়া
Catalan: Maniquí tricolor
Cebuano: mayang-bungol
Czech: panenka tříbarvá
Danish: Trefarvet Nonne
German: Schwarzbauchnonne
English: Black-headed Munia, Black-headed Munia [incl. rubronigra], Chestnut Mannikin, Chestnut Munia, Indian Black-headed Munia, Tricolored Munia, Tricoloured Munia
English (United Kingdom): Tricoloured Munia
English (India): Tricolored Munia (Black-headed Munia)
English (IOC): Tricolored Munia
English (UAE): Black-headed Munia
Esperanto: Trikolora manekeno
Spanish: Capuchino Tricolor, Monjita Tricolor, Munia Cabecinegro
Spanish (Colombia): Espiguero tricolor, Munia Cabecinegro
Spanish (Costa Rica): Monjita Tricolor
Spanish (Cuba): Monja Tricolor
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Monjita Tricolor
Spanish (Ecuador): Monjita Tricolor
Spanish (Spain): Capuchino Tricolor
Spanish (HBW): Capuchino tricolor
Spanish (Mexico): Capuchino Tricolor
Spanish (Panama): Capuchino Castaño
Spanish (Puerto Rico): Monjita Tricolor
Spanish (Venezuela): Monjita
Estonian: ruskeamadiin
Finnish: kastanjamanikki
French: Capucin à dos marron, Capucin à dos marron [incl. rubronigra]
Haitian Creole French: Mannken twa koulè
Hungarian: feketefejű szarkapinty, Háromszínű apácapinty
Indonesian: Bondol Rawa, Burung Bondol Rawa, Roné
Italian: Cappuccino tricolore, Munia testanera indiana
Japanese (romaji): ginpara, Kinpara
Japanese: キンパラ, ギンパラ
Japanese (Kanji): 金腹, 銀腹
Scientific: Lonchura atricapilla, Lonchura atricapilla atricapilla, Lonchura malacca, Lonchura malacca [incl. rubronigra], Lonchura malacca atricapilla, Lonchura malacca malacca, Loxia atricapilla, Loxia malacca
Lithuanian: Juodašonė amadina
Malayalam: ആറ്റച്ചെമ്പൻ
Malay: Burung Pipit Rawa, Pipit Rawa
Dutch: Driekleurennon, Driekleurnon
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svarthovudnonne
Norwegian: Sortstrupet nonne, Svarthodenonne, Trefarget nonne
Palauan: Kanaria
Polish: Mniszka czarnogardła, mniszka kapturowa
Pinyin: hēi-tóu wén-niǎo, lì-fù wén-niǎo
Portuguese: Capuchinho-tricolor
Portuguese (Portugal): Capuchinho-tricolor
Russian: Трёхцветная амадина, Трёхцветная муния, Черноголовая муния
Sinhalese (Transliteration): Hisakalu Weekurulla
Slovak: mníška čiernohlavá
Serbian: Crnotrba nona
Swedish: Kastanjemunia, trefärgad munia
Tamil: Karunthalai Chillai
Thai: นกเต็งครู, นกกระจาบอิฐแดง, นกกระติ๊ดสีอิฐ, นกกระติ๊ดหัวดำ, นกกะติ๊ดสีอิฐ, นกปากตะกั่ว
Thai (Transliteration): nók kà-tít sĭi-ìt, nók krà-càap ìt-daeeŋ, nók krà-tít hŭa-dam, nók krà-tít sĭi-ìt, nók pàak-tà-kùa, nók teŋ kʰruu
Vietnamese: Chim Di đầu đen, Chim Ri đầu đen
Chinese: 栗腹文鳥, 栗腹文鸟, 黑头文鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 栗腹文鳥, 黑頭文鳥
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黑頭文鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): 黑头文鸟

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