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African Piculet

Verreauxia africana Verreaux, J & Verreaux, E, 1855

The African Piculet (Sasia africana), sometimes placed in the monotypic genus Verreauxia, is a species of bird in the Picidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, and Uganda. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Picidae
Genus:
  Verreauxia

Scientific:
  Verreauxia africana

Citation:
  Verreaux, J & Verreaux, E, 1855

Reference:
  Rev.Mag.Zool. (2) 7 p.217

Protonym:
  Sasia africana

Avibase ID:
  C4DFB5E31495AE94

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C4DFB5E3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 553976

Geographic range:

  • Verreauxia africana: S Cameroon to e Democratic Republic of the Congo, sw Uganda and nw Angola
English:
African Piculet
Czech:
datlíček trpasličí
German:
Graubauch-Mausspecht
Danish:
Afrikansk Dværgspætte
Spanish:
Carpinterito Africano
Finnish:
afrikantikkanen
French:
Picumne de Verreaux
Italian:
Picchiolo africano
Japanese:
afurikamitsuyubikogera
Japanese:
アフリカミツユビコゲラ
Dutch:
Afrikaanse Dwergspecht
Norwegian:
Afrikapikulett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Afrikapikulett
Polish:
dzieciolnik afrykanski
Portuguese:
Pica-pau-pigmeu
Russian:
Африканский дятелок
Slovak:
sasia africká
Swedish:
afrikansk dvärgspett
Ukrainian:
Добаш африканський
Chinese:
非洲姬啄木鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
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):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Picumne de Verreaux ( Sasia africana)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Picumne de Verreaux ( Sasia africana)
Clements 1st edition:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Clements 3rd edition:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Clements 4th edition:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
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:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Clements, version 2018:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Clements, version 2019:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
eBird version 1.50:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
eBird version 1.52:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
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:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
eBird version 2019:
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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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):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
African Piculet ( Verreauxia africana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
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:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
James Lee Peters:
Verreauxia africana
James Lee Peters (original):
Verreauxia africana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Verreauxia africana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
African Piculet ( Sasia africana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sasia africana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sasia africana

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Picotet africà
Czech: Datel trpaslicí, datliček trpasličí, datlíček trpasličí
Danish: Afrikansk Dværgspætte
German: Graubauch-Mausspecht
English: African Piculet, Golden-backed Piculet, Golden-brown Piculet, Piculet, Pygmy Wood Piculet, Pygmy Woodpecker
English (IOC): African Piculet
Spanish: Carpinterito Africano
Spanish (Spain): Carpinterito Africano
Spanish (HBW): African Piculet
Estonian: aafrika rähnak
Finnish: Afrikantikkanen
French: Pic nain d'Afrique, Picule, Picumne de Verreaux
Italian: Picchio nano africano, Picchiolo africano
Japanese: afurikamitsuyubikogera
Japanese: アフリカミツユビコゲラ
Scientific: Sasia africana, Verreauxia africana
Lithuanian: Afrikinė sasija
Dutch: Afrikaanse Dwergspecht
Norwegian Nynorsk: Afrikapikulett
Norwegian: Afrikapikulett
Polish: dzieciolnik afrykanski, dzięciolnik afrykański
Portuguese: Pica-pau-pigmeu
Russian: Африканский дятелок
Slovak: sasia africká
Serbian: Afrička žunica
Swedish: Afrikansk dvärgspett
Ukrainian: Добаш африканський
Chinese: 非洲姬啄木鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 非洲姬啄木

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