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House or Brown-throated Wren

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

The house wren 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 native 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. The name troglodytes means "hole dweller", and is a reference to bird's tendency to disappear into crevices when hunting insects or to seek shelter. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Troglodytidae
Genus:
   Troglodytes
Scientific:
  Troglodytes aedon


Original description

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1809

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

Protonym:
  Troglodytes aëdon

Link:
  


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  A4F5C5C8E98BE572

Avibase ID:
  avibase-A4F5C5C8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A4F5C5C8


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
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English:
House or Brown-throated Wren
French:
Troglodyte familier ou T. à gorge brune


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
House or Brown-throated Wren ( Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis])
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Troglodytes aedon [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

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

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Other synonyms


Catalan: cargolet nord-americà
Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): rosinyol
Czech: střízlík zahradní
Danish: Husgærdesmutte
German: Nördlicher Hauszaunkönig
English: House or Brown-throated Wren
Esperanto: Domtroglodito
Spanish: Chercán
Spanish (Argentine): Ratona común
Spanish (Bolivia): Ratona común
Spanish (Chile): Chercán
Spanish (Colombia): Cucarachero Común
Spanish (Costa Rica): Soterrey cucarachero
Spanish (Cuba): Troglodita americano
Spanish (Spain): Chochín Criollo
Spanish (Honduras): cucarachero
Spanish (Mexico): Chivirín saltapared
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. à gorge brune
Guarani: Ratona
Croatian: Kućni palčić
Hungarian: indiánökörszem
Italian: Scricciolo delle case
Japanese (romaji): iemisosazai
Japanese: イエミソサザイ
Scientific: Troglodytes [aedon or brunneicollis], Troglodytes aedon, Troglodytes aëdon, Troglodytes aedon aedon
Lithuanian: Naminė karietaitė
Latvian: mājas paceplītis
Dutch: Huiswinterkoning
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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