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White Helmetshrike

Prionops plumatus (Shaw, 1809)

The White-crested Helmetshrike (Prionops plumatus), also known as the White Helmetshrike, is a species of passerine bird in the helmetshrike family Prionopidae, formerly usually included in the Malaconotidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Vangidae
Genus:
  Prionops

Scientific:
  Prionops plumatus

Citation:
  (Shaw, 1809)

Reference:
  Gen.Zool.[Shaw] 7 pt2 p.292

Protonym:
  Lanius plumatus

Avibase ID:
  A2AD0D99E1C9A5AA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A2AD0D99

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562465

Geographic range:

  • Prionops plumatus plumatus: Senegal to n Cameroon
  • Prionops plumatus [poliocephalus or talacoma]: Cent. Kenya to s Uganda, se Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, Namibia, S Africa
  • Prionops plumatus concinnatus: central Cameroon east to southern Sudan, northern and western Ethiopia, Eritrea, northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, and northern Uganda
  • Prionops plumatus vinaceigularis: Somalia, Ethiopia, e Kenya and ne Tanzania
English:
White Helmetshrike
Czech:
přílbovník chocholatý
German:
Brillenwürger
Danish:
Hjelmtornskade
Spanish:
Alcaudón de Copete Yelcobé
Finnish:
valkoharjalepinkäinen
French:
Bagadais casqué
Italian:
Averla dall'elmo crestalunga
Japanese:
haigashirakabutomozu
Japanese:
エボシメガネモズ
Dutch:
Helmklauwier
Norwegian:
Hvittopphjelmvarsler
Polish:
czoloczub senegalski
Portuguese:
Picanco branco
Russian:
Ддиннохохлый шлемоносный сорокопут
Slovak:
okuliarnatka strakatá
Swedish:
Vit hjälmtörnskata
Ukrainian:
Багадаїс білочубий
Chinese:
长冠盔鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
White Helmetshrike ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Bagadais casqué ( Prionops plumatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Straight-crested Helmet-Shrike ( Prionops plumata) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Prionops [plumatus or cristatus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Withelmlaksman
Catalan: prionop de cresta blanca
Czech: přílbovník chocholatý
Danish: Hjelmtornskade, Langtoppet Hjelmtornskade
German: Brillenwürger
English: Long-crested Helmetshrike, Straight-crested Helmetshrike, Straight-crested Helmet-Shrike, White Helmetshrike, White Helmet-shrike, White-crested Helmet-Shrike
English (Kenya): White-crested Helmetshrike
English (South Africa): White-crested Helmetshrike
Spanish: Alcaudón de Copete Yelcobé
Finnish: Valkoharjalepinkäinen
French: Bagadais casqué
Hungarian: sisakos pápaszemesgébics
Italian: Averla dall'elmo crestalunga
Japanese: haigashirakabutomozu
Japanese: エボシメガネモズ
Kwangali: Muduni
Scientific: Lanius plumatus, Prionops plumata, Prionops plumatus, Prionops plumatus plumatus
Lithuanian: Baltakuodė šalminė medšrakė
Dutch: Helmklauwier
Norwegian: Hvittopphjelmvarsler
Polish: czoloczub senegalski, czołoczub senegalski
Portuguese: Atacador-de-poupa-branca, Picanco branco, Picanco-branco
Portuguese (Portugal): Poupinha
Russian: Ддиннохохлый шлемоносный сорокопут, Длиннохохлый очковый сорокопут, Длиннохохлый шлемоносный сорокопут
Slovak: Okuliarnatka strakatá
Shona: Chiteveravadzimba
Siswant: Umthimbakazane
Swedish: Vit hjälmtörnskata
Swahili: Mlali Ushungi-mweupe
Tsonga: Urhiana
Ukrainian: Багадаїс білочубий
Chinese: 长冠盔鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 長冠盔鵙
Zulu: iPhemvu

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