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Wailing or Lynes's Cisticola

Cisticola [lais or distinctus] (= Cisticola lais) (Hartlaub & Finsch, 1870)

The wailing cisticola is a species of bird in the family Cisticolidae. It is found in Angola, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
   Cisticola
Scientific:
  Cisticola lais


Original description

Citation:
  (Hartlaub & Finsch, 1870)

Reference:
  Vog.Ost.-Afr.[Finsch & Hartlaub] p.237

Protonym:
  Drymoica lais

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49512#page/259/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9AEEFA09DBFB8656

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9AEEFA09

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9AEEFA09


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559336

Geographic range:

  • Cisticola lais lais: eastern South Africa and Lesotho
  • Cisticola lais namba: Highlands of w Angola
  • Cisticola lais semifasciatus: S Tanzania (Iringa Plateau) to Malawi, Zambia, n Mozambique
  • Cisticola lais mashona: Zimbabwe to southern Mozambique, northeastern South Africa, and Swaziland
  • Cisticola lais oreobates: Central Mozambique (Mt. Gorongoza)
  • Cisticola lais monticola: north central South Africa
  • Cisticola lais maculatus: southwestern South Africa (east to Port Elizabeth)
  • Cisticola distinctus: Highlands of e Uganda and central Kenya
  • Show more...
English:
Wailing or Lynes's Cisticola
French:
Cisticole plaintive ou C. de Lynes


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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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. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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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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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements, version 2021:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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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 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2015:
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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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eBird version 2021:
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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 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):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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 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 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
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Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Cisticola lais [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Afrikaans: Huiltinktinkie
Catalan: cistícola ploranera
Czech: cistovník nařikavý, Cistovník rezavohlavý
Danish: Klagecisticola
German: Trauercistensänger, Trauerzistensänger
English: Wailing Cisticola, Wailing or Lynes's Cisticola
English, HBW: Wailing Cisticola
English (IOC): Wailing/Lynes's Cisticola
English (Kenya): Wailing Cisticola
English (United States): Wailing Cisticola
Esperanto: cistikolo
Spanish: Buitrón Lamentoso, Cistícola Plañidero
Spanish (Spain): Cistícola Plañidero
Spanish (HBW): Wailing Cisticola
Finnish: Vaikertajaheinäkerttu, vaikertajaherttu
French: Cisticole plaintive, Cisticole plaintive ou C. de Lynes
Hungarian: özvegy szuharbújó
Italian: Beccamoschino lamentoso, Cisticola lamentosa
Japanese (romaji): shiroharasekka
Japanese: シロハラセッカ
Scientific: Cisticola [lais or distinctus], Cisticola lais, Cisticola lais lais, Drymoica lais
Lithuanian: Niūrioji cistikola
Dutch: Jammergraszanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Jamregrassongar
Norwegian: Jamregressanger
Polish: chwastówka placzliwa, chwastówka płaczliwa
Portuguese: Fuinha-chorona
Portuguese (Portugal): fuinha-chorona
Russian: Траурная цистикола
Slovak: cistovník trávový
Shona: Kadhi-idhi-i
Serbian: Cvileća šivačica
Swedish: jämmercistikola/stencistikola, Jämmergrässångare
Swahili: Kidenenda Mwombolezaji
Turkish: Karaca sırtlı yelpazekuyruk
Tsonga: Ngonhavarimi
Ukrainian: Таміка строкатоголова
Xhosa: Iqobo
Chinese: 啸声扇尾莺
Chinese (Traditional): 呼嘯扇尾鶯
Zulu: uQoyi

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