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Southern Carmine Bee-eater

Merops nubicoides Des Murs & Pucheran, 1846

The Southern Carmine Bee-eater (Merops nubicoides) (formerly Carmine Bee-eater) occurs across sub-equatorial Africa, ranging from KwaZulu-Natal and Namibia to Gabon, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and Kenya. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Meropidae
Genus:
  Merops

Scientific:
  Merops nubicoides

Citation:
  Des Murs & Pucheran, 1846

Reference:
  Rev.Zool. 9 p.243

Protonym:
  Merops nubicoides

Avibase ID:
  B34CB92A3C051F5D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B34CB92A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 693116

Geographic range:

  • Merops nubicoides: Acacia savanna of central and s Africa
English:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater
German:
Scharlachspint
Danish:
Sydlig Karminbiæder
Spanish:
Abejaruco carmesí sureño
Finnish:
karmiinimehiläissyöjä
French:
Guêpier carmin
Italian:
Gruccione carminio meridionale
Japanese:
minamibenihachikui
Japanese:
ミナミベニハチクイ
Dutch:
Zuidelijke Karmijnrode Bijeneter
Norwegian:
Sinoberbieter
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sinoberbietar
Polish:
zolna karminowa
Portuguese:
Abelharuco-róseo
Russian:
Карминная щурка
Slovak:
včelárik karmínový
Swedish:
sydlig karminbiätare
Chinese:
南红蜂虎


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [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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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):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Guêpier carmin ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
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:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
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 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 2.11:
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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 3.5:
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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:
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Merops nubicoides [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Merops nubicoides [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Merops nubicoides [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Southern Carmine Bee-eater ( Merops nubicoides) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Merops nubicus nubicoides [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Merops nubicoides [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Merops [nubicus or nubicoides] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Rooiborsbyvreter
Catalan: Abellerol escarlata meridional
Danish: Sydlig Karminbiæder
German: Karminspint, Karminspint-nubicoides, Scharlachspint, Südiche Karminspint
English: Carmine bee eater, Carmine Bee-eater, Ruby Bee-eater, Southern Carmine Bee eater, Southern Carmine Bee-eater
English (IOC): Southern Carmine Bee-eater
English (Kenya): Southern Carmine Bee-eater
Spanish: Abejaruco Carmesí del Sur, Abejaruco carmesí sureño
Spanish (Spain): Abejaruco Carmesí Sureño
Spanish (HBW): Southern Carmine Bee-eater
Estonian: puna-mesilasenäpp
Finnish: karmiinimehiläissyöjä
French: Guêpier carmin, Guêpier écarlate
Hungarian: kármintorkú gyurgyalag
Italian: Gruccione carminio dalla gola rossa, Gruccione carminio meridionale
Japanese: minamibenihachikui
Japanese: ミナミベニハチクイ
Kwangali: Muhembo
Scientific: Merops nubicoides, Merops nubicus nubicoides
Lithuanian: Pietinis bitininkas
Dutch: Zuidelijke Karmijnrode Bijeneter, Zuiidelijke Karmijnrode Bijeneter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sinoberbietar
Norwegian: Sinoberbieter
Polish: zolna karminowa, żołna karminowa
Portuguese: Abelharuco-carmim, Abelharuco-róseo
Russian: Карминная щурка
Slovak: včelárik karmínový
Slovenian: škrlatni čebelar
Serbian: Južna karminska pčelarica
Swedish: Sydlig karminbiätare
Swahili: Kondekonde Kusi
Tsonga: Nkhonyana
Chinese: 南红蜂虎
Chinese (Traditional): 南方洋紅蜂虎
Zulu: iNkotha-enkulu

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