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Giant Grey Shrike

Lanius giganteus Przevalski, 1887

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Laniidae
Genus:
  Lanius

Scientific:
  Lanius giganteus

Citation:
  Przevalski, 1887

Reference:
  Zap.Imp.Akad.Nauk Vol. 55, N° 1, p. 86

Protonym:
  Lanius giganteus

Avibase ID:
  A804EABE7BBE206F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A804EABE

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 920388

Geographic range:

  • Lanius giganteus: Mountains of e Tibet; > to se China
English:
Giant Grey Shrike
German:
Riesenraubwürger-giganteus
Spanish:
Alcaudón gigante
Finnish:
vuoristoisolepinkäinen
French:
Pie-grièche géante
Japanese:
ookaramozu (giganteus)
Japanese:
オオカラモズ (giganteus)
Slovak:
strakoš rododendronový


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Chinese Grey Shrike (giganteus) ( Lanius sphenocercus giganteus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Chinese Grey Shrike (giganteus) ( Lanius sphenocercus giganteus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Chinese Gray Shrike (Giant) ( Lanius sphenocercus giganteus)
eBird version 2018:
Chinese Gray Shrike (Giant) ( Lanius sphenocercus giganteus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Giant Grey Shrike ( Lanius giganteus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Lanius sphenocercus giganteus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Lanius [sphenocercus or giganteus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


German: Riesenraubwürger-giganteus, Sichuanwürger
English: Chinese Gray Shrike (Giant), Chinese Grey Shrike (giganteus), Giant Grey Shrike, Great Gray shrike, Great grey shrike
English (IOC): Chinese Grey Shrike (Giant)
Spanish: Alcaudón gigante
Spanish (Spain): Alcaudón chino (giganteus)
Finnish: vuoristoisolepinkäinen
French: Pie-grièche géante, Pie-grièche géante (giganteus)
Japanese: ookaramozu (giganteus)
Japanese: オオカラモズ (giganteus)
Scientific: Lanius giganteus, Lanius sphenocercus giganteus, Lanius sphenocerus giganteus
Norwegian: kinavarsler (giganteus)
Slovak: strakoš rododendronový
Serbian: Kineski sivi svračak (giganteus)

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