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Desert Cisticola

Cisticola aridulus Witherby, 1900

The Desert Cisticola (Cisticola aridulus) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
  Cisticola

Scientific:
  Cisticola aridulus

Citation:
  Witherby, 1900

Reference:
  BBOC 11 p.13

Protonym:
  Cisticola aridula

Avibase ID:
  A2C88219118B6016

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A2C88219

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559310

Geographic range:

  • Cisticola aridulus aridulus: southern Mauritania and Senegal east to Sudan
  • Cisticola aridulus lavendulae: Coastal Eritrea to Ethiopia and Somalia
  • Cisticola aridulus tanganyika: Kenya and Tanzania
  • Cisticola aridulus lobito: Coastal Angola
  • Cisticola aridulus traylori: E Angola and extreme w Zambia
  • Cisticola aridulus eremicus: S Angola to n Namibia, s Zambia, Zimbabwe and n Botswana
  • Cisticola aridulus perplexus: N Zambia (Bangweulu swamps)
  • Cisticola aridulus kalahari: Central Namibia to s Botswana and South Africa
  • Cisticola aridulus caliginus: eastern South Africa (south to KwaZulu-Natal), Swaziland, and southern Mozambique
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English:
Desert Cisticola
Czech:
cistovník pouštní
German:
Kalaharizistensänger
Danish:
Ørkencisticola
Spanish:
Cistícola del Kalahari
Finnish:
aroherttu
French:
Cisticole du désert
Italian:
Cisticola del deserto
Japanese:
sabakusekka
Japanese:
サバクセッカ
Dutch:
Kalaharigraszanger
Norwegian:
Ørkengressanger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Ørkengrassongar
Polish:
chwastówka pustynna
Portuguese:
Fuinha do deserto
Russian:
Пустынная цистикола
Slovak:
cistovník púštny
Swedish:
ökencistikola
Ukrainian:
Таміка пустельна
Chinese:
漠扇尾莺


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Woestynklopkloppie
Catalan: cistícola del desert
Czech: cistovník pouštní, Cistovník skvrnitoocasý
Danish: Ørkencisticola
German: Kalaharicistensänger, Kalahari-Cistensänger, Kalaharizistensänger, Kalahari-Zistensänger
English: Desert Cisticola, Desert Fantail Warbler, Desert Grass-Warbler
English (IOC): Desert Cisticola
English (Kenya): Desert Cisticola
Spanish: Buitrón del Desierto, Cistícola del Kalahari
Spanish (Spain): Cistícola del Kalahari
Spanish (HBW): Desert Cisticola
Finnish: Aroheinäkerttu, aroherttu
French: Cisticole du désert
Hungarian: kalahári szuharbújó
Italian: Beccamoschino del deserto, Cisticola del deserto
Japanese: sabakusekka
Japanese: サバクセッカ
Scientific: Cisticola aridula, Cisticola aridulus, Cisticola aridulus aridulus
Lithuanian: Dykuminė cistikola
Dutch: Kalaharigraszanger, Kalahari-graszanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Ørkengrassongar
Norwegian: Ørkengressanger
Polish: chwastówka pustynna
Portuguese: Fuinha do deserto, Fuinha-do-deserto
Russian: Пустынная цистикола
Slovak: cistovník púštny
Shona: Kadhi-idhi-i
Sotho, Southern: Motintinyane
Swedish: ökencistikola, Ökengrässångare
Swahili: Kidenenda-jangwa
Tsonga: Matinti
Ukrainian: Таміка пустельна
Chinese: 漠扇尾莺
Chinese (Traditional): 沙漠扇尾鶯

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