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Amazonian Swift

Chaetura viridipennis Cherrie, 1916

The Mato Grosso Swift (Chaetura viridipennis), also known as the Amazonian Swift, is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Chaetura

Scientific:
  Chaetura viridipennis

Citation:
  Cherrie, 1916

Reference:
  Bull.Am.Mus.Nat.Hist. 35 p.183

Protonym:
  Chaetura chapmani viridipennis

Avibase ID:
  AA8C1A968F20F787

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AA8C1A96

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 693133

Geographic range:

  • Chaetura viridipennis: Tropical e Peru to e Bolivia and w Amazonian Brazil
English:
Amazonian Swift
German:
Amazonassegler
Danish:
Amazonsejler
Spanish:
Vencejo Amazónico
Finnish:
amazoniansilkkikiitäjä
French:
Martinet d'Amazonie
Italian:
Rondone amazzonico
Japanese:
nishihaibaraharioamatsubame
Japanese:
ニシハイバラハリオアマツバメ
Dutch:
Amazonegierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Amazonseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Amazonseglar
Polish:
kominiarczyk amazoński
Portuguese:
Andorinhão-da-amazônia
Portuguese (Brazil):
Andorinhão-da-amazônia
Russian:
Амазонский иглохвост
Slovak:
srp amazonský
Swedish:
amazonseglare
Chinese:
亚马逊雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martinet d'Amazonie ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Mato Grosso Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Chaetura chapmani viridipennis [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Amazonian Swift ( Chaetura viridipennis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chaetura viridipennis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chaetura viridipennis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms


Danish: Amazonsejler
German: Amazonassegler
English: Amazonian Swift, Mato Grosso Swift
English (IOC): Mato Grosso Swift
Spanish: Vencejo Amazónico
Spanish (Colombia): Vencejo Amazónico
Spanish (Ecuador): Vencejo Amazónico
Spanish (Spain): Vencejo de Chapman (viridipennis)
Spanish (HBW): Amazonian Swift
Spanish (Peru): Vencejo Amazónico
Finnish: amazoniansilkkikiitäjä
French: Martinet d'Amazonie, Martinet de l'Amazone
Italian: Rondone amazzonico
Japanese: nishihaibaraharioamatsubame
Japanese: ニシハイバラハリオアマツバメ
Scientific: Chaetura chapmani viridipennis, Chaetura viridipennis
Lithuanian: Amazoninė chetura
Dutch: Amazonegierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Amazonseglar
Norwegian: Amazonseiler
Polish: kominiarczyk amazoński
Portuguese: andorinhão-da-Amazônia
Portuguese (Brazil): andorinhao-da-amazonia, Andorinhão-da-amazônia
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinhão-da-amazónia
Russian: Амазонский иглохвост
Slovak: srp amazonský
Swedish: Amazonseglare
Chinese: 亚马逊雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 亞馬遜黑胸刺尾雨燕

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