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Northern Variable Pitohui

Pitohui kirhocephalus (Lesson & Garnot, 1827)

The northern variable pitohui is a species of pitohui in the family Oriolidae. It is found on New Guinea and a number of neighbouring islands. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is also one of the few known poisonous birds. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Oriolidae
Genus:
   Pitohui
Scientific:
  Pitohui kirhocephalus


Original description

Citation:
  (Lesson & Garnot, 1827)

Reference:
  Voy.Coq. pl.11

Protonym:
  Lanius kirhocephalus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38661571


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  AAB44A3FAFB80D6E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-AAB44A3F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AAB44A3F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562217

Geographic range:

  • Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus or salvadori]: coastal northeastern New Guinea (Vogelkop to Geelvink Bay)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus dohertyi: NW New Guinea (islands and peninsulas of Wandammen area)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus [rubiensis, stramineipectus, adiensis, carolinae]: northwestern New Guinea (head of Geelvink Bay south to Triton Bay and Etna Bay); also Adi Island (off southern coast of the Bomberai Peninsula)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus decipiens: SW New Guinea (Onin Peninsula)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus brunneivertex: W New Guinea (se coast of Geelvink Bay)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus jobiensis: Kurudu I. and Yapen I. (New Guinea)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus meyeri: Coastal n New Guinea (Mamberamo River to Tami River)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus senex: N New Guinea (upper Sepik Valley)
  • Pitohui kirhocephalus brunneicaudus: N New Guinea (lower Sepik River to upper Ramu River)
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English:
Northern Variable Pitohui
Catalan:
pituí variable
Czech:
pištec proměnlivý
Danish:
Variabel Pitohui
German:
Ockerpirol
Spanish:
Pitohuí Variable Norteño
Spanish (Spain):
Pitohuí variable norteño
Finnish:
parvipitohui
French:
Pitohui variable
Croatian:
riđa vuga
Italian:
Pitoui variabile
Japanese (romaji):
kawarimorimozu
Japanese:
カワリモリモズ
Lithuanian:
Juodagalvis pitohas
Dutch:
Noordelijke Bonte Pitohui
Norwegian:
Vekselpitohui
Polish:
fletowiec zmienny
Portuguese:
pitoui-do-norte
Russian:
Охристый питоху
Slovak:
pitohui pestrý
Serbian:
Severni pitohui
Swedish:
nordlig pitohiu
Ukrainian:
Пітогу іржастий
Chinese:
杂色林鵙鹟
Chinese (Traditional):
易變林鵙鶲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Variable Pitohui (nominate) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Variable Pitohui (Northern) ( Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Northern Variable Pitohui ( Pitohui kirhocephalus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Pitohui [kirhocephalus, uropygialis or cerviniventris] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: pituí variable
Czech: pištec proměnlivý
Danish: Variabel Pitohui
German: Ockerpirol, Ockerpitohui
English: Northern Variable Pitohui, Variable Pitohui (nominate), Variable Pitohui (Northern)
English, HBW: Northern Variable Pitohui
English (IOC): Northern Variable Pitohui
English (United States): Northern Variable Pitohui
Spanish: Pitohuí Variable, Pitohuí Variable (grupo kirhocephalus), Pitohuí variable norteño
Spanish (Spain): Pitohuí Variable, Pitohuí variable (grupo kirhocephalus), Pitohuí Variable [kirhocephalus Group], Pitohuí variable norteño
Spanish (HBW): Variable Pitohui (Northern)
Estonian: eris-mürkpeoleo
Finnish: parvi-isoviheltäjä, parvipitohui
French: Pitohui variable, Pitohui variable (kirhocephalus), Pitohui variable (nominal), Pitohui variable [kirhocephalus]
Croatian: riđa vuga
Indonesian: Pitohui Belang
Italian: Pitoui variabile, Pitoui variabile settentrionale
Japanese (romaji): kawarimorimozu, kawarimorimozu (kirhocephalus guru-pu)
Japanese: カワリモリモズ, カワリモリモズ (kirhocephalus グループ)
Scientific: Lanius kirhocephalus, Pitohui kirhocephalus, Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus Group], Pitohui kirhocephalus [kirhocephalus], Pitohui kirhocephalus kirhocephalus
Lithuanian: Juodagalvis pitohas
Dutch: Bonte Pitohui (kirhocephalus groep), Noordelijke Bonte Pitohui
Norwegian: Vekselpitohui, vekselpitohui (kirhocephalus gr.)
Polish: fletowiec zmienny
Portuguese: pitoui-do-norte
Portuguese (Portugal): pitouí-variável-do-norte
Russian: Изменчивая дроздовая мухоловка, Охристый питоху
Slovak: pitohui pestrý
Serbian: Raznobojni pitohui, Raznobojni pitohui [kirhocephalus grupa], Severni pitohui
Swedish: nordlig pitohiu, nordlig pitohui, Växelpitohui
Turkish: Kuzeyli değişken pitohuyi
Ukrainian: Пітогу іржастий
Chinese: 杂色林鵙鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 易變林鵙鶲

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