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Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat

Cossypha niveicapilla (Lafresnaye, 1838)

The Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat (Cossypha niveicapilla) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family. It is also known as the Snowy-headed Robin-chat. It is found in Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and moist savanna. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Cossypha

Scientific:
  Cossypha niveicapilla

Citation:
  (Lafresnaye, 1838)

Reference:
  EssaiNouv.Man.Group.Gen.Esp.Ord.Pass. p.16

Protonym:
  Turdus niveicapilla

Avibase ID:
  BB05D1FC2BADE469

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/BB05D1FC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559540

Geographic range:

  • Cossypha niveicapilla niveicapilla: southern Mauritania and Senegal east to to southern South Sudan and western Ethiopia, south to southwestern and northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, northwestern and northeastern Angola, and northwestern Tanzania
  • Cossypha niveicapilla melanonota: Lake Victoria basin
English:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat
Czech:
drozdík bělotemenný
German:
Schneescheitelrötel
Danish:
Hvidisset Drosselsanger
Spanish:
Cosifa Coroninívea
Finnish:
tiheikköpunatasku
French:
Cossyphe à calotte neigeuse
Italian:
Cossifa caponiveo
Japanese:
shirozukintsugumihitaki
Japanese:
シロズキンツグミヒタキ
Dutch:
Witkruinlawaaimaker
Norwegian:
Snøkronetrosteskvett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Snøkronetrastskvett
Polish:
zlotokos siwoglowy
Portuguese:
Pisco-de-barrete-branco
Russian:
Седоголовая чекановая горихвостка
Slovak:
akalat čiapočkatý
Swedish:
rostnackad snårskvätta
Ukrainian:
Золотокіс сіроголовий
Chinese:
白冠歌䳭


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [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):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cossyphe à calotte neigeuse ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cossyphe à calotte neigeuse ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Snowy-headed Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Snowy-headed Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
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):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
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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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Snowy-crowned Robin Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Snowy-crowned Robin Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
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):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Snowy-crowned Robin Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Snowy-crowned Robin Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
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 2.2:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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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 3.3:
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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:
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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:
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Snowy-headed Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Cossypha niveicapilla [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Cossypha niveicapilla [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cossypha niveicapilla [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat ( Cossypha niveicapilla) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cossypha niveicapilla [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cossypha niveicapilla [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: cossifa de coroneta nevada
Czech: drozdík bělotemenný, Drozdík šupinkový
Danish: Hvidisset Drosselsanger
German: Schneescheitelrötel, Weißscheitelrötel, Weißsheitel-Rötel
English: Snowy crowned Robin Chat, Snowy-crowned Robin, Snowy-crowned Robin Chat, Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat, Snowy-headed Robin Chat, Snowy-headed Robinchat, Snowy-headed Robin-Chat
English (IOC): Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat
English (Kenya): Snowy-headed Robin Chat
Spanish: Cosifa Coroninívea
Spanish (Spain): Cosifa Coroninívea
Spanish (HBW): Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat
Estonian: tihniku-ruugeööbik
Finnish: Tiheikköpunarastas, tiheikköpunatasku
French: Cossyphe à calotte neigeuse, Cossyphe à couronne blanche, Cossyphe à tête blanche, Petit Cossyphe à tête blanche
Hungarian: fehérkontyos rozsdásrigó
Italian: Cossifa caponiveo, Tordo pettirosso testadineve
Japanese: shirodukintsugumihitaki, shirozukintsugumihitaki
Japanese: シロズキンツグミヒタキ, シロヅキンツグミヒタキ
Scientific: Cossypa niveicapilla, Cossypha niveicapilla, Cossypha niveicapilla niveicapilla, Turdus niveicapilla
Lithuanian: baltavainikė kosifa
Dutch: Witkruinlawaaimaker, Witkruin-lawaaimaker
Norwegian Nynorsk: Snøkronetrastskvett
Norwegian: Snøkronetrosteskvett
Polish: zlotokos siwoglowy, złotokos siwogłowy
Portuguese: Pisco-de-barrete-branco
Russian: Седоголовая чекановая горихвостка
Slovak: akalat čiapočkatý, drozdík čiapočkatý
Swedish: Rödnackad snårtrast, rostnackad snårskvätta
Swahili: Kurumbiza Utosi-mweupe
Ukrainian: Золотокіс сіроголовий
Chinese: 白冠歌䳭, 白冠歌(即鸟), 白冠歌鵖
Chinese (Traditional): 白冠歌鵖

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