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Nilgiri Pipit

Anthus nilghiriensis Sharpe, 1885

The Nilgiri Pipit (Anthus nilghiriensis) is a distinctive species of pipit that is endemic to the high altitude hills of southern India. Richer brown in colour than other pipits in the region, it is non-migratory and has a tendency to fly into low trees when disturbed. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
  Anthus

Scientific:
  Anthus nilghiriensis

Citation:
  Sharpe, 1885

Reference:
  Cat.BirdsBrit.Mus. 10 p.535,550

Protonym:
  Anthus nilghiriensis

Avibase ID:
  9E5537A4141BF389

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9E5537A4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558658


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Anthus nilghiriensis: Montane grasslands of sw India (w Tamil Nadu and Kerala)
English:
Nilgiri Pipit
Czech:
linduška jihoindická
German:
Nilghiripieper
Danish:
Nilgiripiber
Spanish:
Bisbita de los Nilgiri
Finnish:
nilgirinkirvinen
French:
Pipit des Nilgiri
Italian:
Pispola delle Nilgiri
Japanese:
nirugiritahibari
Japanese:
ニルギリタヒバリ
Dutch:
Nilgiripieper
Norwegian:
Nilgiripiplerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Nilgiripiplerke
Polish:
swiergotek samotny
Russian:
Нильгирийский конёк
Slovak:
ľabtuška plantážová
Swedish:
nilgiripiplärka
Ukrainian:
Щеврик нільгирійський
Chinese:
印度鹨


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pipit des Nilgiri ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pipit des Nilgiri ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 1st edition:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 3rd edition:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 4th edition:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
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):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements, version 2015:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements, version 2016:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements, version 2017:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Clements, version 2018:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
eBird version 1.50:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
eBird version 1.52:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
eBird version 1.53:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
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:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
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):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
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:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Oriental Bird Club:
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
James Lee Peters:
Anthus nilghiriensis
James Lee Peters (original):
Anthus nilghiriensis
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anthus nilghiriensis
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Nilgiri Pipit ( Anthus nilghiriensis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus nilghiriensis
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus nilghiriensis

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: piula dels Nilgiri
Czech: Linduška jihoindická
Danish: Nilgiripiber
German: Nilghiripieper, Nilgiripieper
English: Chinese Pipit, Indian Pipit, Nilgiri Pipit, Oriental Pipit
English (IOC): Nilgiri Pipit
Spanish: Bisbita de los Nilgiri, Bisbita Nilgiri
Spanish (Spain): Bisbita de los Nilgiri
Spanish (HBW): Nilgiri Pipit
Estonian: nilgiri kiur
Finnish: Nilgirinkirvinen
French: Pipit des Nilgiri
Hungarian: nilgiri pityer
Italian: Pispola delle Nilgiri, Spioncello del Nilgiri
Japanese: nirugiritahibari, nirugirutahibari
Japanese: ニルギリタヒバリ, ニルギルタヒバリ
Scientific: Anthus nilghiriensis
Lithuanian: Nilgirinis kalviukas
Malayalam: മലവരമ്പൻ, മലവരമ്പന്‍ 
Dutch: Nilgiripieper, Nilgiri-pieper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Nilgiripiplerke
Norwegian: Nilgiripiplerke
Polish: swiergotek samotny, świergotek samotny, Świergotek samotný
Russian: Нильгирийский конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška plantážová
Serbian: Nilgiri trepteljka
Swedish: Nilgiripiplärka
Tamil: Nilgiri Nettai Kaali
Ukrainian: Щеврик нільгирійський
Chinese: 印度鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 南印鷚

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