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Spot-breasted Lapwing

Vanellus melanocephalus (Rüppell, 1845)

The spot-breasted lapwing is a species of bird in the family Charadriidae. It is endemic to the Ethiopian highlands. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Charadriidae
Genus:
   Vanellus
Scientific:
  Vanellus melanocephalus


Original description

Citation:
  (Rüppell, 1845)

Reference:
  Systemat.Uebers.Vog.N.-O.-Afr. p.115 pl.44

Protonym:
  Lobivanellus melanocephalus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35998057


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  C76146F3D322DF43

Avibase ID:
  avibase-C76146F3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C76146F3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176493

Geographic range:

  • Vanellus melanocephalus: Montane grasslands of Ethiopia
English:
Spot-breasted Lapwing
Catalan:
Fredeluga d'Etiòpia
Czech:
čejka etiopská
Danish:
Etiopisk Vibe
German:
Strichelbrustkiebitz
Spanish:
Avefría Pechipinta
Spanish (Spain):
Avefría Pechipinta
Finnish:
etiopianhyyppä
French:
Vanneau d'Abyssinie
Croatian:
pjegavoprsi vivak
Hungarian:
abesszin bíbic
Italian:
Pavoncella pettomacchiato
Japanese (romaji):
munafutageri
Japanese:
ムナフタゲリ
Lithuanian:
Dėmėtakrūtė pempė
Dutch:
Ethiopische Kievit
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Flekkvipe
Norwegian:
Flekkvipe
Polish:
czajka czarnogłowa
Portuguese:
Abibe-de-peito-pintado
Russian:
Пестрогрудый чибис
Slovak:
cíbik škvrnitoprsý
Serbian:
Etiopski vivak
Swedish:
etiopisk vipa
Ukrainian:
Чайка чорноголова
Chinese:
斑胸麦鸡
Chinese (Traditional):
點胸麥雞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Vanneau d'Abyssinie ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Vanneau d'Abyssinie ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 1st edition:
Spot-breasted Plover ( Tylibyx melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2021:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 3rd edition:
Spot-breasted Plover ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 4th edition:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2015:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2016:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2017:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2018:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Clements, version 2019:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 1.50:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 1.52:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 1.53:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 1.54:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 1.55:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2015:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2016:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2017:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2018:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2019:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
eBird version 2021:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Spot-breasted Plover ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Spot-breasted Plover ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Tylibyx melanocephalus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Tylibyx melanocephalus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Tylibyx melanocephalus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Spot-breasted Lapwing ( Vanellus melanocephalus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vanellus melanocephalus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Vanellus melanocephalus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: əlvandöş çökükburun
Bengali: চতরাফুক টিটি
Bengali (transliteration): tilābuka ṭiṭi*
Catalan: Fredeluga d'Etiòpia
Czech: Cejka etiopská, čejka etiopská
Danish: Etiopisk Vibe
German: Strichelbrustkiebitz, Strichelkiebitz
English: Spot breasted Lapwing, Spot-breasted Lapwing, Spot-breasted Plover
English, HBW: Spot-breasted Lapwing
English (IOC): Spot-breasted Lapwing
English (United States): Spot-breasted Lapwing
Esperanto: Punktobrusta vanelo
Spanish: Avefría de Pecho Pintado, Avefría Pechipinta
Spanish (Spain): Avefría Pechipinta
Spanish (HBW): Spot-breasted Lapwing
Estonian: etioopia kiivitaja
Finnish: Etiopianhyyppä
French: Vanneau d’Abyssinie, Vanneau d'Abyssinie
Croatian: pjegavoprsi vivak
Hungarian: abesszin bíbic
Italian: Pavoncella pettomacchiato, Pavoncella testanera
Japanese (romaji): munafutageri
Japanese: ムナフタゲリ
Kirghiz: чаар төш ызгыт
Scientific: Hoplopterus melanocephalus, Lobivanellus melanocephalus, Tylibix melanocephalus, Tylibyx melanocephalus, Vanellus melanocephalus
Lithuanian: Dėmėtakrūtė pempė
Dutch: Ethiopische Kievit
Norwegian Nynorsk: Flekkvipe
Norwegian: Flekkvipe
Polish: czajka czarnoglowa, czajka czarnogłowa
Portuguese: Abibe-de-peito-pintado
Portuguese (Portugal): abibe-etíope
Russian: Пестрогрудый чибис
Slovak: cíbik škvrnitoprsý
Serbian: Etiopski vivak
Swedish: etiopisk vipa, Fläckvipa
Turkish: Benekli kızkuşu
Ukrainian: Чайка чорноголова
Chinese: 斑胸麦鸡
Chinese (Traditional): 點胸麥雞

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