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Eurasian Wryneck

Jynx torquilla Linnaeus, C 1758

The Eurasian wryneck or northern wryneck is a species of wryneck in the woodpecker family. This species mainly breeds in temperate regions of Europe and Asia. Most populations are migratory, wintering in tropical Africa and in southern Asia from Iran to the Indian subcontinent, but some are resident in northwestern Africa. It is a bird of open countryside, woodland and orchards. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
   Jynx
Scientific:
  Jynx torquilla


Original description

Citation:
  Linnaeus, C 1758

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 10 1 p.112

Protonym:
  Jynx Torquilla

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727017


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  B2E6AB9FC2608DFA

Avibase ID:
  avibase-B2E6AB9F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B2E6AB9F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 178150

Geographic range:

  • Jynx torquilla torquilla: breeds from western Europe (except for areas occupied by tschusii) east to the Ural Mountains, south to Turkey and Caucasus; winters in central Africa and India
  • Jynx torquilla sarudnyi: breeds western Siberia, from the Ural Mountains east to the Altai and the Yenisei River
  • Jynx torquilla [chinensis or japonica]: breeds eastern Siberia (east of the Yenisei River) easat to Sakhalin and northern Japan (Hokkaido), south to northern Mongolia and northeastern China; winters Nepal and northeastern India to southeastern China, Indochina, and southern Japan
  • Jynx torquilla himalayana: NW Himalayas; winters to s India at lower elevations
  • Jynx torquilla tschusii: Italy, Sardinia, Corsica and e Adriatic coast; winters in Africa
  • Jynx torquilla mauretanica: Northwest Africa
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English:
Eurasian Wryneck
Catalan:
Colltort comú
Czech:
krutihlav obecný
Danish:
Vendehals
German:
Wendehals
Spanish:
Torcecuello Euroasiático
Spanish (Spain):
Torcecuello Euroasiático
Finnish:
käenpiika
French:
Torcol fourmilier
Croatian:
Vijoglav
Hungarian:
Nyaktekercs
Icelandic:
Gauktíta
Italian:
Torcicollo
Japanese (romaji):
arisui
Japanese:
アリスイ
Lithuanian:
Grąžiagalvė
Dutch:
Draaihals
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Vendehals
Norwegian:
Vendehals
Polish:
krętogłów
Portuguese:
Torcicolo
Russian:
Вертишейка
Slovak:
krutohlav hnedý
Serbian:
vijoglava
Swedish:
göktyta
Ukrainian:
Крутиголовка
Chinese:
蚁䴕
Chinese (Traditional):
地啄木


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Torcol fourmilier ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Torcol fourmilier ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Northern Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
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 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
Eurasian Wryneck ( Jynx torquilla) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Jynx torquilla [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Jynx torquilla [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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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:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Jynx torquilla [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Jynx torquilla [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Abkhazian: аРқьынцыц
Afrikaans: Noordelike draaihals
Arabic: اللواء, اللواء قليلبة, لَّوَّاء أوراسي
Asturian: Ayayái euroasiáticu, Ayayay
Azerbaijani: Adi burunboyuq, Adi buruqboyun, Adi ilanboyun
Bashkir: борғандаҡ, борғандаҡ турғай, йылан турғай, нәләт турғай, сығырлы муйын, сығырлы турғай
Belarusian: Круцiгалоўка, Круцігалоўка
Bulgarian: Въртошийка
Bengali: ইউরেশীয় ঘাড়ব্যথা, িআিঈময঱ীয় ঘাড়ফযথা
Bengali (transliteration): i'urēśīẏa ghāṛabyathā
Breton: Ar penngamm-Eurazia, Penngamm
Catalan: Blauet, Colltort, Colltort comú, Formiguer
Catalan (Balears): Formiguer
Valencian: Blauet
Montenegrin: zmijoglava, змијоглава
Montenegrin (Cyrillic): змијоглава
Czech: Krutihlav obecný
Chuvash: кăткă кайăкĕ, мăйпăран, пуçпăран
Welsh: Gwas y gog, Gwddfgam, Gwddfro, Pengam
Danish: Vendehals
German: Wendehals
Greek: Θερκοπούλλι , Σταυρολαίμης, Στραβoλαίμης, Στραβολαίμης
Greek (Cypriot): Θερκοπούλλι
Emiliano-romagnolo: Crucalazz d'mer
English: Eurasian Wryneck, European Wryneck, Northern Wryneck, Wryneck
English, HBW: Eurasian Wryneck
English (IOC): Eurasian Wryneck
English (Kenya): Eurasian Wryneck
English (United States): Eurasian Wryneck
Esperanto: Eŭrazia koltordulo, koltordulo
Spanish: Torcecuello, Torcecuello de África Tropical, Torcecuello Euroasiático, Tprcecuello
Spanish (Spain): Torcecuello Euroasiático
Spanish (HBW): Torcecuello euroasiático
Estonian: Väänkael
Basque: Colltort, Lepitzuli, Lepitzulia
Persian: دارکوب قهوه ‌ای, دارکوب قهوه‌ای , دارکوب قهوه‌ای (راه‌راه)
Finnish: Käenpiika
Faroese: Snúðurkriki
French: Torcol fourmilier
Friulian: Cocâl, furmiâr
Frisian: Draainekke
Irish: Cam-Mhuin
Gaelic: Geocair, Geòcair
Galician: Colltort, Peto formigueiro, Picapeixe, Rei-pescador, Virapescozo europeo
Gujarati: કલકલિયો
Manx: Mwannal cam
Hebrew: סב ראש, סב־ראש, סבראש, סב-ראש
Hindi: रामचिरेया
Croatian: Vijoglav, Vijoglav mravar
Hungarian: Nyaktekercs
Armenian: [Vizgtsuk ], Վիզգցուկ
Icelandic: Gauktíta
Italian: Torcicollo, Torcicollo eurasiatico
Japanese (romaji): arisui, ari-sui
Japanese: アリスイ
Japanese (Kanji): 蟻吸
Georgian: მაქცია
Kabardian: жыгыуӀущхьэпс
Mongolian, Halh: гоѐтуул
Khakas: Толғас мойын
Kazakh: Балшық құс, Балықшы құс, Балықшыторғай, Дүпілдек, Зымыран, Көктарғақ
Kazakh (Transliteration): dupildek
Korean: 개미잡이
Korean (Transliteration): gaemijabi, gaemi-jabi
Karachay-Balkar: тайгъар
North Karelian: käjenpiika piika, käkitikka
Kashmiri: [Kol Toonch]
Cornish: Pynnyk
Kirghiz: бурма моюн, сойкубаш
Scientific: Jynx torquilla, Jynx torquilla torquilla, Yunx torquilla
Luxembourgish: Dréihälschen
Lithuanian: Eurazinė grąžiagalvė, Graćžiagalvė, Gražiagalve, Grąžiagalvė
Latvian: Grozgalvis, Grozgalvītis, Tītiņš
Macedonian: Вртивратка, Вртиглава
Malayalam: കഴുത്തുപിരിയൻകിളി
Mongolian: Гоётуул, гоѐтуул, Холтсон гоётуул
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠬᠣᠯᠲᠣᠰᠣᠨ ᠭᠣᠶᠣᠲᠥᠭᠣᠯᠠ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠭᠣᠶᠣᠲᠥᠭᠣᠯᠠ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Шургуулжич овууна, Шургуулжич цондуул
Mongolian (Transliteration): goituul, kholtson goituul, shurguuljich ovuun, shurguuljich tsonduul
Moldavian: Capîntortură
Maltese: Bulebbiet
Nepali: खरलाहा“चे
Dutch: Draaihals
Norwegian Nynorsk: Vendehals
Norwegian: Sågauk, Vendehals
Punjabi: ਸ਼ਿਕਾਰੀ ਪੰਛੀ
Polish: Dudek, kretoglów, Krętogłów, krętogłów (zwyczajny), Krętogłów zwyczajny
Pinyin: dì zhuó-mù, dì-zhuó-bì niǎo, dōng-jǐng, dōng-yào, dōng-yàos, shé-pí niǎo, shé-tóu niǎo, shù-pí niǎo, wāi-bó, wāi-bó niǎo, yǐ liè
Portuguese: Torcicolo
Portuguese (Portugal): Torcicolo, torcicolo-eurasiático
Romansh: Volvachau
Rhaeto-Romance: Volvachau
Romanian: Capântortură, Capîntortură
Russian: Vertisheyka, Вертишейка, Вертишейка обыкновенная, Обыкновенная бертишейка, Обыкновенная вертишейка
Sanskrit: मत्स्यरङ्गः
Yakut: абааһы чыычааҕа
Sardinian: Pappaformiga
Scots: Geocair
Northern Sami: Cáihnecizáš, Giegabiigá
Sinhalese (Transliteration): Eurasiya Gelanamiya
Slovak: krutihlav hnedý, Krutihlav obyčajný, krutohlav hnedý, Krutohlav obyčajný
Slovenian: vijeglavka
Albanian: Qafëdredhësi, Qukapiku sqepshkurtër
Serbian: vijoglava, Виjoглава, Вијоглава
Swedish: Göktyta
Swahili: Kiseleagofu wa Ulaya
Thai: นกคอพัน
Thai (Transliteration): nók kʰoaa-pʰan
Turkmen: şalkyboýun
Turkish: Boyun Çeviren, Boyunçeviren, Дүпілдек
Tuvinian: Чыландык
Udmurt: кизѐнваись, кизѐнворттӥсь, коскась, коскась папа, кый тылобурдо, кыйсизь, кыйтылобурдо, тулыс коскась, тулыскоскась
Ukrainian: Крутиголовка, Крутиголовка звичайна
Uzbek: бурма бўйин, бурмабўйин
Venetian: Oselo de la Madona, Pionbin
Vietnamese: Chim Vẹo cổ, Vẹo cổ
Kalmyk: хагдыг, хагдьг
Chinese: [di zhuo-mu], [yi lie], 地啄必鸟, 地啄木, 树皮鸟, 歪脖, 歪脖鸟, 蚁䴕, 蚁 鴷, 蚁, 蚁鴷, 蛇头鸟, 蛇皮鸟, 蟻鴷, 鸫颈, 鸫鹞
Chinese (Traditional): 地啄必鳥, 地啄木, 地啄木〔蟻鴷〕, 樹皮鳥, 歪脖, 歪脖鳥, 蛇皮鳥, 蛇頭鳥, 蟻鴷, 鶇頸, 鶇鷂
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 地啄木
Chinese (Taiwan): [di zhuo-mu], 地啄木

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