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Rodrigues Starling

Necropsar rodericanus Slater, 1879

The Rodrigues Starling (Necropsar rodericanus), alternatively spelled Rodriguez Starling, is an extinct and quite enigmatic songbird species. It is the only valid species in genus Necropsar, and provisionally assigned to the starling family (Sturnidae). This bird used to inhabit Rodrigues in the Mascarenes and at least one of its offshore islets. The record of its erstwhile existence is limited to an old travel report and a few handfuls of subfossil bones. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
  Necropsar

Scientific:
  Necropsar rodericanus

Citation:
  Slater, 1879

Reference:
  Philos.Trans. 168 p.427

Protonym:
  Necropsar rodericanus

Avibase ID:
  C66353E1FF12E4E7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C66353E1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561475


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Necropsar rodericanus: Formerly Rodrigues I. Extinct; last reported 1750
English:
Rodrigues Starling
Czech:
špaček rodriguezský
German:
Rodriguesstar
Danish:
Rodrigues-stær
Spanish:
Estornino de Rodrigues
Finnish:
rodriguesinkottarainen
French:
Étourneau de Rodrigues
Italian:
Storno di Rodriguez
Japanese:
rodorigesumukudori
Japanese:
ロドリゲスムクドリ
Dutch:
Rodriguesspreeuw
Norwegian:
Rodriguesstær
Polish:
szpak maskarenski
Slovak:
škorec rodrigueský
Swedish:
rodriguesstare
Chinese:
羅迪椋鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
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):
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
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):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Étourneau de Rodriguez ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Rodriguez Starling ( Necropsar leguati)
Clements 4th edition:
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Clements 6th edition:
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
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:
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 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 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:
Rodrigues Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Rodriguez Starling ( Necropsar leguati)
James Lee Peters:
Necropsar leguati
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Rodriguez Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Rodriguez Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Rodriguez Starling ( Necropsar rodericanus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Necropsar rodericanus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Czech: špaček rodriguezský
Danish: Rodriguesstær, Rodrigues-stær
German: Rodriguesstar, Rodrigues-Star
English: Rodrigues Island Starling, Rodrigues Starling, Rodriguez Starling
English (IOC): Rodrigues Starling
Spanish: Estornino de Rodrigues
Spanish (Spain): Estornino de Rodrigues
Spanish (HBW): Rodrigues Starling
Finnish: rodriguesinkottarainen, Rodriquessaarenkottarainen
French: Étourneau de Rodrigues, Étourneau de Rodriguez
Hungarian: rodriguezi seregély
Italian: Storno di Rodriguez
Japanese: rodorigesumukudori
Japanese: ロドリゲスムクドリ
Scientific: Fregilupus rodericanus, Necropsar leguati, Necropsar rodericanus
Dutch: Rodriguesspreeuw, Rodriguezspreeuw
Norwegian: Rodriguesstær
Polish: szpak maskarenski, szpak maskareński
Slovak: škorec rodrigueský
Serbian: Majna sa Rodrigeza
Swedish: Rodriguesstare
Chinese: 羅迪椋鳥
Chinese (Traditional): 羅德里圭斯椋鳥, 羅德里圭斯椋鳥1840滅絕

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