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House or Tropical Wren

Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus or beani] (= Troglodytes aedon) Vieillot, 1809

The House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) is a very small songbird of the wren family, Troglodytidae. It occurs from Canada to southernmost South America, and is thus the most widely distributed bird in the Americas. It occurs in most suburban areas in its range and it is the single most common wren. Its taxonomy is highly complex and some subspecies groups are often considered separate species. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Troglodytidae
Genus:
  Troglodytes

Scientific:
  Troglodytes aedon

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1809

Reference:
  Hist.Nat.Ois.Am.Sept. 2 p.52 pl.107

Protonym:
  Troglodytes aëdon

Avibase ID:
  A381417FEA4045E3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A381417F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 178541

Geographic range:

  • Troglodytes aedon aedon (aedon): SE Canada and e US
  • Troglodytes aedon aedon (baldwini): S-central Canada to s US
  • Troglodytes aedon parkmanii: SW Canada to central and w US and n Baja California
  • Troglodytes brunneicollis brunneicollis (brunneicollis): Central and s Mexico (San Luis Potosí and Hidalgo to Oaxaca)
  • Troglodytes brunneicollis brunneicollis (compositus): Mts. of e Mexico (Coahuila and Nuevo León to Puebla)
  • Troglodytes brunneicollis nitidus: S Mexico (Mt. Zempoaltepec in Oaxaca)
  • Troglodytes brunneicollis cahooni: Mts. of se Arizona to central Mexican plateau
  • Troglodytes beani: E Mexico (Cozumel I. off Quintana Roo)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis martinicensis: Martinique (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis guadelupensis: Guadeloupe (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis musicus: St. Vincent (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis grenadensis: Grenada (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis rufescens: Dominica (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes martinicensis mesoleucus: St. Lucia (Lesser Antilles)
  • Troglodytes musculus musculus: Central and s Brazil to e Paraguay and ne Argentina (Misiones)
  • Troglodytes musculus albicans: SW Colombia and w Ecuador
  • Troglodytes musculus clarus: Trinidad, the Guianas, Venezuela, Brazil, n Peru, Colombia
  • Troglodytes musculus [intermedius or peninsularis]: S Mexico (se Oaxaca and e Tabasco) to Costa Rica
  • Troglodytes musculus carychrous: Coiba I. (Panama)
  • Troglodytes musculus [inquietus or pallidiceps]: Extreme s Costa Rica, Panama and Pearl Islands
  • Troglodytes musculus atopus: N Colombia (Santa Marta region)
  • Troglodytes musculus striatulus: W and Central Andes of Colombia
  • Troglodytes musculus columbae: E Colombia and w Venezuela
  • Troglodytes musculus tobagensis: Tobago
  • Troglodytes musculus audax: Arid littoral of w Peru (Cajamarca to n Ica)
  • Troglodytes musculus puna: Puna of n Peru to nw Bolivia (La Paz)
  • Troglodytes musculus carabayae: Central and s Peru (Junín, Cusco and Puno)
  • Troglodytes musculus tecellatus: Coastal s Peru (Arequipa) to n Chile (Tarapacá)
  • Troglodytes musculus atacamensis: N Chile (Antofagasta, Atacama and n Coquimbo)
  • Troglodytes musculus bonariae: S Brazil, Uruguay and ne Argentina
  • Troglodytes musculus chilensis: S Chile and s Argentina to Tierra del Fuego
  • Troglodytes musculus rex: Central and e Bolivia
  • Show more...
English:
House or Tropical Wren
Czech:
střízlík zahradní
German:
Nördlicher Hauszaunkönig
Danish:
Husgærdesmutte
Spanish:
Chochín Criollo
Finnish:
pihapeukaloinen
French:
Troglodyte familier ou T. austral
Icelandic:
Húsrindill
Italian:
Scricciolo delle case
Japanese:
iemisosazai
Japanese:
イエミソサザイ
Dutch:
Huiswinterkoning
Norwegian:
Hussmett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Hussmett
Polish:
strzyżyk śpiewny
Portuguese:
Corruíra-de-casa
Portuguese (Brazil):
Corruíra
Russian:
Домовый крапивник
Slovak:
oriešok domový
Swedish:
husgärdsmyg
Ukrainian:
Волоочко співоче
Chinese:
莺鹪鹩


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus or beani])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Troglodytes [aedon or musculus]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or musculus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or musculus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or musculus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus or beani])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
House or Tropical Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus or beani])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon) [version 2]
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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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 (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 1.54:
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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:
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eBird version 2019:
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
House Wren ( Troglodytes aedon)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Troglodytes aedon [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus, beani or cobbi]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: cargolet nord-americà
Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): rosinyol
Czech: střízlík zahradní
Danish: Husgærdesmutte
German: Hauszaunkönig, Nördlicher Hauszaunkönig
English: House or Tropical Wren, House Wren
English (IOC): House Wren
Spanish: Chercán, Chochín Criollo, Saltapared Común
Spanish (Argentine): Ratona común
Spanish (Bolivia): Ratona común
Spanish (Chile): Chercán, Chercán común
Spanish (Colombia): Cucarachero casero, Cucarachero común
Spanish (Costa Rica): Soterrey cucarachero
Spanish (Cuba): Troglodita americano
Spanish (Ecuador): Soterrey Criollo
Spanish (Spain): Chochín Criollo
Spanish (HBW): House Wren
Spanish (Honduras): cucarachero
Spanish (Mexico): Chivirín saltapared, Saltapared Común
Spanish (Panama): Sotorrey Común
Spanish (Peru): Cucarachero Común
Spanish (Paraguay): Ratona
Spanish (Uruguay): Ratonera Común
Spanish (Venezuela): Cucarachero Común
Finnish: pihapeukaloinen
French: Troglodyte familier, Troglodyte familier ou T. austral
Guarani: Ratona
Croatian: Kućni palčić
Hungarian: indiánökörszem
Icelandic: Húsrindill
Italian: Scricciolo delle case
Japanese: iemisosazai
Japanese: イエミソサザイ
Scientific: Troglodytes [aedon or musculus], Troglodytes [aedon, brunneicollis, martinicensis, musculus or beani], Troglodytes aedon, Troglodytes aedon aedon
Lithuanian: Naminė karietaitė
Latvian: mājas paceplītis
Dutch: Huiswinterkoning, Noordelijke Huiswinterkoning
Norwegian Nynorsk: Hussmett
Norwegian: Hussmett
Polish: strzyżyk śpiewny
Portuguese: Corruíra-de-casa
Portuguese (Brazil): Corruíra
Russian: Домовый крапивник
Slovak: oriešok domový
Serbian: Kućni carić
Swedish: Husgärdsmyg
Turkish: Ev Çıtkuşu
Ukrainian: Волоочко співоче
Chinese: 莺鹪鹩
Chinese (Traditional): 北方鶯鷦鷯

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