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Blue-faced Parrotfinch

Erythrura trichroa (Kittlitz, FH 1833)

The blue-faced parrotfinch is a locally common species of estrildid finch found in north-eastern Australia, Japan, Indonesia, Federated States of Micronesia, France (introduced), New Caledonia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. It has an estimated global extent of occurrence of 10,000,000 km2. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
   Erythrura
Scientific:
  Erythrura trichroa


Original description

Citation:
  (Kittlitz, FH 1833)

Reference:
   Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg 2 p.8 pl.10

Protonym:
  Fringilla trichroa


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  A47408C2BA2EA485

Avibase ID:
  avibase-A47408C2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A47408C2


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 179608

Geographic range:

  • Erythrura trichroa trichroa: Kosrae (Caroline Islands)
  • Erythrura trichroa sigillifer: New Guinea and Bismarck Archipelago
  • Erythrura trichroa macgillivrayi: NE Queensland (Cape York to about Cairns)
  • Erythrura trichroa sanfordi: Sulawesi (Latimojong Mountains and Lore Lindu Nat. Park)
  • Erythrura trichroa modesta: N Moluccas (Ternate, Tidore, Halmahera and Bacan)
  • Erythrura trichroa pinaiae: S Moluccas (Seram and Buru)
  • Erythrura trichroa eichhorni: Bismarck Archipelago (Mussau and Emirau)
  • Erythrura trichroa pelewensis: Palau Islands (e Caroline Islands)
  • Erythrura trichroa clara: Caroline Islands (Truk, Pohnpei and Kosrae)
  • Erythrura trichroa woodfordi: Guadalcanal and Solomon Islands
  • Erythrura trichroa cyanofrons: Vanuatu and Loyalty Islands (Lifou and Maré)
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English:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch
Catalan:
diamant carablau menut
Czech:
amada tříbarvá
Danish:
Blåhovedet Papegøjeamadine
German:
Dreifarben-Papageiamadine
Spanish:
Diamante Cariazul
Spanish (Spain):
Diamante Cariazul
Finnish:
sininaamapeippo
French:
Diamant de Kittlitz
Croatian:
plavolica amadina
Hungarian:
háromszínű papagájamandina
Italian:
Diamante facciazzurra
Japanese (romaji):
nan'youseikouchou
Japanese:
ナンヨウセイコウチョウ
Lithuanian:
Mėlyngalvė papūginė amadina
Dutch:
Blauwmaskerpapegaaiamadine
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Trefargeamadin
Norwegian:
Trefargeamadin
Polish:
papuzik trójbarwny
Portuguese:
Diamante-de-cara-azul
Russian:
Синелицая амадина
Slovak:
amada trojfarebná
Serbian:
Trobojna papagaj amadina
Swedish:
blåhuvad amadin
Ukrainian:
Папужник синьощокий
Chinese:
蓝脸鹦雀
Chinese (Traditional):
藍臉鸚雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Diamant de Kittlitz ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Diamant de Kittlitz ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Blue-faced Parrot Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Blue-faced Parrot Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Blue-faced Parrot-Finch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Erythrura trichroa [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Erythrura trichroa [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Erythrura trichroa [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Blue-faced Parrotfinch ( Erythrura trichroa) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Erythrura trichroa [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Erythrura trichroa [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: diamant carablau menut
Czech: amada tříbarvá, Amadina tríbarvá
Danish: Blåhovedet Papegøjeamadine
German: Dreifarben-Papageiamadine
English: Blue faced Parrotfinch, Blue-faced Finch, Blue-faced Parrot Finch, Blue-faced Parrotfinch, Blue-faced Parrot-Finch
English, HBW: Blue-faced Parrotfinch
English (IOC): Blue-faced Parrotfinch
English (United States): Blue-faced Parrotfinch
Esperanto: Trikromia eritruro
Spanish: Diamante Cariazul, Pinzón Loro de Cara Azul
Spanish (Spain): Diamante Cariazul
Spanish (HBW): Blue-faced Parrotfinch
Estonian: sinipõsk-roheamadiin
Finnish: Sininaamapeippo
French: Diamant de Kittlitz
Croatian: plavolica amadina
Hungarian: háromszínű papagájamandina
Indonesian: Bondol-hijau muka-biru, Bondolhijau Muka-biru
Italian: Diamante facciablu, Diamante facciazzurra
Japanese (romaji): nanyouseikouchou, nan'youseikouchou
Japanese: ナンヨウセイコウチョウ
Scientific: Erythrura trichroa, Erythrura trichroa trichroa, Fringilla trichroa
Lithuanian: Mėlyngalvė papūginė amadina
Dutch: Blauwmaskerpapegaaiamadine, Blauwmasker-papegaaiamadine, Driekleurpapegaaiamadine
Norwegian Nynorsk: Trefargeamadin
Norwegian: Blåhodet papegøyeamadin, Trefargeamadin, Trefarget papegøyeamadin
Polish: papuzik trójbarwny
Portuguese: Diamante-de-cara-azul
Portuguese (Portugal): diamante-de-faces-azuis
Russian: Сине-зелёная попугайная амадина, Синелицая амадина, Трёхцветная попугайная амадина
Slovak: amada trojfarebná
Serbian: Trobojna papagaj amadina, Trobojna papagajamadina
Swedish: blåhuvad amadin, Blåhuvad papegojamadin
Turkish: Mavi yüzlü papağan ispinozu, Mavi Yüzlü Papağan İspinozu
Ukrainian: Папужник синьощокий
Chinese: 蓝脸鹦雀
Chinese (Traditional): 藍臉鸚雀

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