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Sooty Chat

Myrmecocichla nigra (Vieillot, 1818)

The Sooty Chat (Myrmecocichla nigra) is an African songbird of the chat subfamily. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Myrmecocichla

Scientific:
  Myrmecocichla nigra

Citation:
  (Vieillot, 1818)

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 21 p.431

Protonym:
  Oenanthe nigra

Avibase ID:
  B55BADC10AEA7660

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B55BADC1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561390

Geographic range:

  • Myrmecocichla nigra: patchily distributed from southeastern Nigeria to south to southern Angola and southern Zambia, east to southern South Sudan, southwestern Kenya, and eastern Tanzania
English:
Sooty Chat
Czech:
bělořit běloramený
German:
Hadesschmätzer
Danish:
Sort Myrepikker
Spanish:
Zorzal-hormiguero Negro
Finnish:
termiittitasku
French:
Traquet commandeur
Italian:
Sassicolo fuligginoso
Japanese:
kuroarihitaki
Japanese:
クロアリヒタキ
Dutch:
Zwarte Miertapuit
Norwegian:
Sotskvett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sotskvett
Polish:
smolarek epoletowy
Portuguese:
Cartaxo formigueiro preto
Russian:
Чёрный муравьиный чекан
Slovak:
skaliarik černastý
Swedish:
vitskuldrad termitskvätta
Ukrainian:
Смолярик чорний
Chinese:
暗色蚁(即鸟)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Traquet commandeur ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Traquet commandeur ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 1st edition:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 3rd edition:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 4th edition:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements, version 2015:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements, version 2016:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements, version 2017:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements, version 2018:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Clements, version 2019:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 1.50:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 1.52:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 1.53:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 1.54:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 1.55:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 2015:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 2016:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 2017:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 2018:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
eBird version 2019:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
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:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
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:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
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:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
James Lee Peters:
Myrmecocichla nigra
James Lee Peters (original):
Myrmecocichla nigra
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Myrmecocichla nigra
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Sooty Chat ( Myrmecocichla nigra)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Myrmecocichla nigra
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Myrmecocichla nigra

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Roetpiek
Catalan: merla formiguera d'espatlles blanques
Czech: bělořit běloramený, Belorit temný
Danish: Sort Myrepikker
German: Hade Schmätzer, Hadeschmätzer, Hadesschmätzer
English: Sooty Ant Chat, Sooty Ant-Chat, Sooty Anteater-Chat, Sooty Chat
English (IOC): Sooty Chat
English (Kenya): Sooty Chat
Spanish: Zorzal hormiguero negro, Zorzal-hormiguero Negro
Spanish (Spain): Zorzal-hormiguero Negro
Spanish (HBW): Sooty Chat
Estonian: must-termiiditäks
Finnish: Termiittitasku
French: Traquet commandeur, Traquet fourmilier noir, Traquet-fourmilier noir
Hungarian: feketehasú hangyászrigó
Italian: Sassicola nera, Sassicolo fuligginoso
Japanese: kuroarihitaki
Japanese: クロアリヒタキ
Scientific: Myrmecocichla nigra, Oenanthe nigra
Lithuanian: Suodinoji skruzdlesė kiauliukė
Dutch: Zwarte Miertapuit
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sotskvett
Norwegian: Sotskvett
Polish: smolarek epoletowy
Portuguese: Cartaxo formigueiro preto, cartaxo-formigueiro-preto
Russian: Чёрный муравьиный чекан
Slovak: skaliarik černastý
Serbian: Čađava mravlja travarka
Swedish: Svart termitskvätta, vitskuldrad termitskvätta
Swahili: Chati Bega-jeupe
Ukrainian: Смолярик чорний
Chinese: 暗色蚁(即鸟), 暗色蚁鵖
Chinese (Traditional): 暗色蟻鵖

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