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Cameroon Indigobird

Vidua camerunensis (Grote, 1922)

The Cameroon Indigobird (Vidua camerunensis) is a species of bird in the Viduidae family. It is considered by some authors to be a subspecies of the Variable Indigobird (Vidua funerea). Range Sierra Leone to east Cameroon, north east Zaire and southern Sudan. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Viduidae
Genus:
  Vidua

Scientific:
  Vidua camerunensis

Citation:
  (Grote, 1922)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 70p.398

Protonym:
  Hypochera chalybeata camerunensis

Avibase ID:
  A37F0FEC2CB4C7A4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A37F0FEC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916181

Geographic range:

  • Vidua camerunensis: discontinuously distributed from Sierra Leone east to northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and South Sudan
English:
Cameroon Indigobird
Czech:
atlásek kamerunský
German:
Kamerunwitwe
Danish:
Camerounatlaskfinke
Spanish:
Viuda Camerunesa
Finnish:
fonioleski
French:
Combassou du Cameroun
Italian:
Vedova del Camerun
Japanese:
kameru-nshikonchou
Japanese:
カメルーンシコンチョウ
Dutch:
Foniostaalvink
Norwegian:
Guineaenke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Guineaenke
Polish:
wdówka sahelska
Portuguese:
Viúva-de-camarões
Russian:
Камерунская вдовушка
Slovak:
vdovka vločkovníčia
Swedish:
fonioänka
Ukrainian:
Вдовичка камерунська
Chinese:
喀麦隆维达雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
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:
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
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):
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
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):
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Combassou du Cameroun ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
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 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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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:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Vidua funerea camerunensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Fonio Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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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 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 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 3.1:
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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 6.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cameroon Indigobird ( Vidua camerunensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vidua camerunensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Vidua [funerea, camerunensis or nigeriae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: vídua del Camerun
Czech: atlásek kamerunský
Danish: Camerounatlaskfinke
German: Kamerunatlaswitwe, Kamerun-Atlaswitwe, Kamerunwitwe
English: Cameroon Green Indigobird, Cameroon Indigobird, Fonio Indigobird
English (IOC): Cameroon Indigobird
Spanish: Viuda Camerunesa, Viuda de Camerún
Spanish (Spain): Viuda Camerunesa
Spanish (HBW): Cameroon Indigobird
Finnish: fonioleski
French: Combassou du Cameroun
Italian: Vedova del Camerun
Japanese: kameruanshikonchou, kameru-nshikonchou
Japanese: カメルアンシコンチョウ, カメルーンシコンチョウ
Scientific: Hypochera camerunensis, Hypochera chalybeata camerunensis, Vidua camerunensis, Vidua camerunensis sharpii, Vidua chalybea camerunensis, Vidua funerea camerunensis
Lithuanian: Kamerūninė našlytė
Dutch: Foniostaalvink, Kameroenatlasvink
Norwegian Nynorsk: Guineaenke
Norwegian: Guineaenke
Polish: wdówka sahelska
Portuguese: Viúva-de-camarões
Russian: Камерунская вдовушка
Slovak: vdovka vločkovníčia
Serbian: Kamerunska atlas udovica
Swedish: fonioänka, Fonioindigofink
Ukrainian: Вдовичка камерунська
Chinese: 喀麦隆维达雀
Chinese (Traditional): 喀麥隆維達雀

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