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Short-tailed Swift

Chaetura brachyura (Jardine, 1846)

The Short-tailed Swift (Chaetura brachyura) is a bird in the Apodidae, or swift family. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Chaetura

Scientific:
  Chaetura brachyura

Citation:
  (Jardine, 1846)

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(1) 18 p.120

Protonym:
  Acanthylis brachyura

Avibase ID:
  AA21E3A7D45257EA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AA21E3A7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 178005

Geographic range:

  • Chaetura brachyura brachyura: Panama to the Guianas, Trinidad, w-c Brazil and n Bolivia
  • Chaetura brachyura praevelox: S Lesser Antilles (Grenada, St. Vincent and Tobago)
  • Chaetura brachyura cinereocauda: N-central Brazil
English:
Short-tailed Swift
Czech:
rorýs krátkoocasý
German:
Stutzschwanzsegler
Danish:
Korthalet Tornhalesejler
Spanish:
Vencejo de Cola Blanca
Finnish:
lyhytpyrstökiitäjä
French:
Martinet polioure
Italian:
Rondone codaspinosa codacorta
Japanese:
tambiamerikaharioamatsubame
Japanese:
タンビハリオアマツバメ
Dutch:
Kortstaartgierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Korthaleseiler
Polish:
kominiarczyk krótkosterny
Portuguese:
Andorinhão-de-rabo-curto
Portuguese (Brazil):
andorinhão-de-rabo-curto
Russian:
Короткохвостый иглохвост
Slovak:
srp krátkochvostý
Swedish:
Kortstjärtad seglare
Ukrainian:
Голкохвіст вохристогузий
Chinese:
短尾雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed) ( Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group]) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Short-tailed Swift ( Chaetura brachyura) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Chaetura [brachyura or ocypetes] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Falciot cuaespinós de cua curta
Czech: rorýs krátkoocasý
Danish: Korthalet Tornhalesejler
German: Stutzschwanzsegler
English: Short-tailed Swift, Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed)
English (IOC): Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed)
Spanish: Vencejo de Cola Blanca, Vencejo Rabicorto, Vencejo Rabón
Spanish (Colombia): Vencejo Rabicorto
Spanish (Ecuador): Vencejo Colicorto [Grupo brachyura]
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo Rabón, Vencejo Rabón [brachyura Group]
Spanish (HBW): Short-tailed Swift (Short-tailed)
Spanish (Panama): Vencejo Colicorto, Vencejo Colicorto (grupo brachyura)
Spanish (Peru): Vencejo de Cola Corta
Spanish (Puerto Rico): Vencejo Pequeño
Spanish (Venezuela): Vencejo de Cola Corta
Estonian: nudi-kammsaba
Finnish: lyhytpyrstökiitäjä, Tynkäkiitäjä
French: Martinet polioure, Martinet polioure (nominal), Martinet polioure [brachyura]
Hungarian: csököttfarkú sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone codacorta, Rondone codaspinosa codacorta
Japanese: tambiamerikaharioamatsubame, tanbiharioamatsubame (brachyura guru-pu)
Japanese: タンビハリオアマツバメ, タンビハリオアマツバメ (brachyura グループ)
Scientific: Acanthylis brachyura, Chaetura brachyura, Chaetura brachyura [brachyura Group], Chaetura brachyura brachyura
Lithuanian: Trumpauodegė chetura
Dutch: Kortstaartgierzwaluw, Kortstaartgierzwaluw (brachyura groep)
Norwegian: Korthaleseiler, korthaleseiler (brachyura gr.)
Polish: kominiarczyk krótkosterny, Komniarczyk krótkosterny
Portuguese: Andorinhão-de-cauda-curta, Andorinhão-de-rabo-curto, taperá-de-cauda-curta
Portuguese (Brazil): andorinhao-de-rabo-curto, Andorinhão-de-rabo-curto, andorinhão-de-rabo-curto [grupo brachyura], taperá-de-cauda-curta
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinhão-de-rabo-curto
Russian: Иглохвост короткохвостый, Короткохвостый иглохвост
Slovak: srp krátkochvostý
Swedish: Kortstjärtad seglare, kortstjärtad seglare [brachyura Group]
Ukrainian: Голкохвіст вохристогузий
Chinese: 短尾雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 短刺尾雨燕

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