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White-headed Stilt
Himantopus leucocephalus Gould, 1837
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Recurvirostridae
Genus:
  Himantopus

Scientific:
  Himantopus leucocephalus

Citation:
  Gould, 1837

Reference:
  Syn.BirdsAustr. pt2 pl.34

Protonym:
  Himantopus leucocephalus

Avibase ID:
  C2830C86727884E3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C2830C86

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560443

Geographic range:

  • Himantopus leucocephalus: Indonesia to Australia and New Zealand; winters to Philippines
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-headed Stilt
Czech:
  pisila belohlavá
German:
  Weissgesicht-stelzenläufer
Danish:
  Australsk Stylteløber
Spanish:
  Cigüeñuela Pechirroja
Finnish:
  pitkäjalka
French:
  Échasse d'Australie
Italian:
  Cavaliere testabianca
Japanese:
  o-sutorariaseitakashigi
Japanese:
  オーストラリアセイタカシギ
Dutch:
  Australische Steltkluut
Norwegian:
  Australstylteløper
Polish:
  szczudlak bialoglowy
Russian:
  Австралийский ходулочник
Slovak:
  šišila bielohlavá
Swedish:
  australisk styltlöpare
Chinese:
  澳洲长脚鹬


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Échasse d'Australie ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.50:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Australian Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Australian Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Pied Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   White-headed Stilt ( Himantopus leucocephalus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Himantopus leucocephalus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Himantopus [himantopus, ceylonensis, leucocephalus, mexicanus or melanurus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Czech: Pisila belohlavá
Danish: Australsk Stylteløber
German: Hawaiistelzenläufer, Weissgesicht-stelzenläufer
English: Australian Stilt, Pied Stilt, White headed Stilt, White-headed Stilt
English (Australia): Black-winged Stilt (Australian)
Spanish: Cigüeñuela Australiana, Cigüeñuela Pechirroja
Spanish (Spain): Cigüeñuela Australiana
Estonian: kaelus-karkjalg
Finnish: Australianpitkäjalka, pitkäjalka
French: Échasse d'Australie, Échasse pie
Hungarian: fehérfejű gólyatöcs
Indonesian: Gagangbayang Belang, Gagang-bayang belang
Italian: Cavaliere testabianca
Japanese: oasutorariaseitakashigi, Ohstoraria-seitaka-shigi, o-sutorariaseitakashigi, Ousutoraria-seitaka-shigi
Japanese: オ−ストラリアセイタカシギ, オアストラリアセイタカシギ, オーストラリアセイタカシギ
Latin: Cladorhynchus leucocephalus, Himantopus himantopus leucocephalus, Himantopus leucocephalus
Lithuanian: Australinis kojūkas
Maori: Poaka
Dutch: Australische Steltkluut, Bandsteltkluut
Norwegian: Australstylteløper
Polish: szczudlak bialoglowy, szczudłak białogłowy
Russian: Австралийский ходулочник
Slovak: šišila bielohlavá
Swedish: Australisk styltlöpare
Chinese: 澳洲长脚鹬
Chinese (Traditional): 白頭高蹺鴴

 

         

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