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Shining or Arabian Sunbird

Cinnyris [habessinicus or hellmayri] (= Cinnyris habessinicus) (Hemprich, WF; Ehrenberg, CG 1828)

The shining sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Nectariniidae
Genus:
   Cinnyris
Scientific:
  Cinnyris habessinicus


Original description

Citation:
  (Hemprich, WF; Ehrenberg, CG 1828)

Reference:
   Symbol. Phys. Icon. Descr. Avium sig.a pl.4

Protonym:
  Nectarinia (Cinnyris) habessinica


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  C6D0CB7E6B74C977

Avibase ID:
  avibase-C6D0CB7E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C6D0CB7E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916448

Geographic range:

  • Cinnyris habessinicus habessinicus: Red Sea Province of Sudan to Eritrea and w Ethiopia
  • Cinnyris habessinicus turkanae: southeastern South Sudan, southern Ethiopia, southwestern Somalia, northeastern Uganda, and northern Kenya
  • Cinnyris habessinicus alter: N Somalia to Ethiopia
  • Cinnyris hellmayri hellmayri: Saudi Arabia and Yemen
  • Cinnyris hellmayri kinneari: W Saudi Arabia (Asir to Hejaz)
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English:
Shining or Arabian Sunbird
French:
Souimanga brillant ou S. de Hellmayr


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinica) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Shining or Arabian Sunbird ( Cinnyris [habessinicus or hellmayri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Souimanga brillant ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Souimanga brillant ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [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:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [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):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [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:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Nectarinia habessinica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Nectarinia habessinica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Nectarinia habessinica [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Shining Sunbird ( Nectarinia habessinica) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Shining Sunbird ( Cinnyris habessinicus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris habessinicus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cinnyris habessinicus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Afrikaans: Glanssuikerbekkie
Belarusian: Бліскучая нектарніца
Bulgarian: Блестяща нектарница
Catalan: suimanga lluent
Czech: Strdimil lesklý, strdimil zářivý, strdimil zářívý
Welsh: Aderyn haul gloyw
Danish: Glanssolfugl
German: Glanznektarvogel, Glanz-Nektarvogel
Greek: Λαμπερovεκταρoπoύλι
English: Shining or Arabian Sunbird, Shining Sunbird
English, HBW: Shining/Arabian Sunbird
English (IOC): Shining Sunbird
English (Kenya): Shining Sunbird
English (United States): Shining Sunbird
Esperanto: Brilverda sunbirdo
Spanish: Nectarina Brillante, Suimanga Brillante
Spanish (Spain): Suimanga Brillante
Spanish (HBW): Shining Sunbird
Finnish: Hohtomedestäjä
French: Souimanga brillant, Souimanga brillant ou S. de Hellmayr, Souimanga luisant
Frisian: Glânshuningsûger
Irish: Grianóg lonrach
Galician: Bicaflor brillante
Croatian: ljubičastokapi medosas
Hungarian: fénylő nektármadár
Icelandic: Glitsóli
Italian: Nettarinia risplendente, Nettarinia splendente
Japanese (romaji): teritaiyouchou
Japanese: テリタイヨウチョウ
Scientific: Cinnyris [habessinicus or hellmayri], Cinnyris habessinica, Cinnyris habessinicus, Cinnyris habessinicus habessinicus, Nectarinia habessinica
Lithuanian: Žvilgančioji nektarinė, Žvilgioji spalvingoji nektarina
Latvian: spožais nektārputns
Dutch: Abessijnse Honingzuiger, Glanshoningzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Glanssolfugl
Norwegian: Glanssolfugl
Polish: nektarnik epoletowy
Portuguese: Beija-flor-brilhante
Portuguese (Portugal): beija-flor-brilhante
Rhaeto-Romance: Nectarinia glischanta
Romanian: Păsăre-nectar abisiniană
Russian: Блестящая нектарница
Slovak: nektárovka lesklá
Slovenian: Blesteči medoses
Serbian: Blistava sunčica, Sjajna sunčica
Swedish: Abessinsk solfågel
Swahili: Chozi Habeshi
Turkish: al göğüslü nektarkuşu, Al-göğüslü Nektarkuşu, Habeş Nektarkuşu
Ukrainian: Маріка блискотлива
Chinese: 辉花蜜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 異彩花蜜鳥

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