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South Georgia Pipit

Anthus antarcticus Cabanis, JL 1884

The South Georgia pipit is a sparrow-sized bird only found on the South Georgia archipelago off the Antarctic Peninsula. It is the only song bird in Antarctica, South Georgia's only passerine, and one of the few non-seabirds of the region. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
   Anthus
Scientific:
  Anthus antarcticus


Original description

Citation:
  Cabanis, JL 1884

Reference:
   J. f. Orn. 32 p.254

Protonym:
  Anthus antarcticus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32700184


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  AAA4D21C5E20D407

Avibase ID:
  avibase-AAA4D21C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AAA4D21C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 558633

Geographic range:

  • Anthus antarcticus: Grasslands of South Georgia I.
English:
South Georgia Pipit
Catalan:
piula antàrtica
Czech:
linduška jižní
Danish:
Sydgeorgisk Piber
German:
Riesenpieper
Spanish:
Bisbita de Georgia del Sur
Spanish (Spain):
Bisbita de Georgia del Sur
Finnish:
etelägeorgiankirvinen
French:
Pipit antarctique
Croatian:
južnodžordžijska trepteljka
Hungarian:
déli-georgiai pityer
Italian:
Pispola di South Georgia
Japanese (romaji):
sausujo-jiatahibari
Japanese:
サウスジョージアタヒバリ
Lithuanian:
Antarktinis kalviukas
Dutch:
Zuid-Georgische Pieper
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sørgjeorgiapiplerke
Norwegian:
Sørgeorgiapiplerke
Polish:
świergotek antarktyczny
Portuguese:
caminheiro-da-geórgia-do-sul
Portuguese (Portugal):
petinha-da-geórgia-do-sul
Russian:
Антарктический конёк
Slovak:
ľabtuška olivová
Serbian:
Trepteljka sa Južne Džordžije
Swedish:
sydgeorgisk piplärka
Ukrainian:
Щеврик антарктичний
Chinese:
南极鹨
Chinese (Traditional):
亞南極鷚


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v7 (Dec 2022):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v8 (Dec 2023):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pipit antarctique ( Anthus antarcticus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pipit antarctique ( Anthus antarcticus)
Clements 1st edition:
South Georgia Pipit ( Anthus antarcticus)
Clements, version 2021:
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Clements, version 2022:
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Clements, version 2023:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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eBird version 2022:
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eBird version 2023:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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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:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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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:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 13.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 13.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
South Georgia Pipit ( Anthus antarcticus)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Anthus antarcticus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Anthus antarcticus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Anthus antarcticus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
South Georgia Pipit ( Anthus antarcticus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
South Georgia Pipit ( Anthus antarcticus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus antarcticus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus antarcticus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: piula antàrtica
Czech: Linduška antarktická, linduška jižní
Danish: Sydgeorgisk Piber
German: Riesenpieper
English: South Georgia Pipit, South Georgian Pipit
English, HBW: South Georgia Pipit
English (IOC): South Georgia Pipit
English (United States): South Georgia Pipit
Esperanto: Antarkta pipio
Spanish: Bisbita de Georgia del Sur, Bisbita de las Georgias del Sur, Cachirla Antártica, Cachirla grande
Spanish (Argentine): Cachirla grande
Spanish (Spain): Bisbita de Georgia del Sur
Spanish (HBW): South Georgia Pipit
Estonian: lõunageorgia kiur
Finnish: Etelägeorgiankirvinen
French: Pipit antarctique
Croatian: južnodžordžijska trepteljka
Hungarian: déli-georgiai pityer
Italian: Pispola antartica, Pispola di South Georgia
Japanese (romaji): sausujijiatahibari, sausujo-jiatahibari
Japanese: サウスジジアタヒバリ, サウスジョージアタヒバリ
Scientific: Anthus antarcticus
Lithuanian: Antarktinis kalviukas
Dutch: Zuid-Georgische pieper, Zuid-georgiüpieper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sørgjeorgiapiplerke
Norwegian: Sørgeorgiapiplerke
Polish: swiergotek antarktyczny, świergotek antarktyczny
Portuguese: caminheiro-da-geórgia-do-sul
Portuguese (Portugal): petinha-da-geórgia-do-sul
Russian: Антарктический конёк, Большой конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška olivová
Serbian: Trepteljka sa Južne Džordžije
Swedish: Sydgeorgisk piplärka
Turkish: Büyük incirkuşu, Büyük İncirkuşu
Ukrainian: Щеврик антарктичний
Chinese: 南极鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 亞南極鷚

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