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Cape Sugarbird

Promerops cafer (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Cape sugarbird is one of the eight bird species endemic to the Fynbos biome of the Western Cape and Eastern Cape provinces of South Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Promeropidae
Genus:
   Promerops
Scientific:
  Promerops cafer


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.117

Protonym:
  Merops cafer

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727022


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  AEE0955237530F41

Avibase ID:
  avibase-AEE09552

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AEE09552


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562477

Geographic range:

  • Promerops cafer: South Africa (Mts. of Cape Province)
English:
Cape Sugarbird
Catalan:
llépol del Cap
Czech:
cukernatka kapská
Danish:
Kapsukkerfugl
German:
Kaphonigvogel
Spanish:
Mielero Abejaruco de El Cabo
Spanish (Spain):
Mielero abejaruco de El Cabo
Finnish:
kapinmesikko
French:
Promérops du Cap
Croatian:
kapski medojed
Hungarian:
fokföldi mézevő
Icelandic:
Sykurfugl
Italian:
Zuccheriere del Capo
Japanese (romaji):
onagamitsusui
Japanese:
オナガミツスイ
Lithuanian:
Kapinis cukrapaukštis
Dutch:
Kaapse Suikervogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kappsukkerfugl
Norwegian:
Kappsukkerfugl
Polish:
dudkowiec kafryjski
Portuguese:
papa-açúcar-do-cabo
Russian:
Капская сахарная птица
Slovak:
medosaj dlhochvostý
Serbian:
Kapski šećeraš
Swedish:
kapsockerfågel
Ukrainian:
Цукролюб буроволий
Chinese:
南非食蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
南非食蜜鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Promérops du Cap ( Promerops cafer)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Promérops du Cap ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 1st edition:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2021:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 3rd edition:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 4th edition:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2015:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2016:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2017:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2018:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Clements, version 2019:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 1.50:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 1.52:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 1.53:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 1.54:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 1.55:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2015:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2016:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2017:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2018:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2019:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
eBird version 2021:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Promerops cafer
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Promerops cafer
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Promerops cafer
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Cape Sugarbird ( Promerops cafer)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Promerops cafer
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Promerops cafer

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Kaapse Suikervoël
Catalan: llépol del Cap
Czech: Cukernatka kapská
Danish: Kapsukkerfugl
German: Kap Honigfresser, Kaphonigfresser, Kap-Honigfresser, Kaphonigvogel
English: Cape Sugarbird, Long-tailed Sugarbird, Sugarbird
English, HBW: Cape Sugarbird
English (IOC): Cape Sugarbird
English (United States): Cape Sugarbird
Spanish: Mielero abejaruco de El Cabo, Mielero-abejaruco de El Cabo, Mielero-Abejaruco del Cabo, Pájaro Azúcar de El Cabo
Spanish (Spain): Mielero abejaruco de El Cabo, Mielero-abejaruco del Cabo
Spanish (HBW): Cape Sugarbird
Estonian: händ-prootealind
Finnish: Kapinmesikko
French: Promérops du Cap
Croatian: kapski medojed
Hungarian: fokföldi mézevő
Icelandic: Sykurfugl
Italian: Mangianettare del Capo, Zuccheriere del Capo
Japanese (romaji): onagamitsusui
Japanese: オナガミツスイ
Scientific: Merops cafer, Promerops cafer
Lithuanian: Kapinis cukrapaukštis
Dutch: Kaapse Suikervogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kappsukkerfugl
Norwegian: Kappsukkerfugl
Polish: dudkowiec kafryjski, Dutkowiec kafryjski
Portuguese: Papa-açúcar do Cabo, papa-açúcar-do-cabo
Portuguese (Portugal): papa-açúcar-do-cabo
Russian: Капская сахарная птица, Капский сахарный медосос
Slovak: medosaj dlhochvostý, Medosavka dlhochvostá
Serbian: Kapski šećeraš
Swedish: Kapsockerfågel
Turkish: Kap şekerkuşu
Ukrainian: Цукролюб буроволий
Chinese: 南非食蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 南非食蜜鳥

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