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Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle

Quiscalus [mexicanus or major] (= Quiscalus mexicanus) (Gmelin, JF, 1788)




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Icteridae
Genus:
   Quiscalus
Scientific:
  Quiscalus mexicanus


Original description

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. p.375

Protonym:
  C.[orvus] mexicanus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2896975


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  C7E3FFDAA4BD8426

Avibase ID:
  avibase-C7E3FFDA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C7E3FFDA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 179109

Geographic range:

  • Quiscalus mexicanus mexicanus: S Mexico (e Jalisco and San Luis Potosí) to n Nicaragua
  • Quiscalus mexicanus monsoni: SE Ariz. to w Texas and Mexican Plateau to Jalisco and Guanajuato
  • Quiscalus mexicanus prosopidicola: SE N Mex. to s Texas, Coahuila, San Luis Potosí and s Tamaulipas
  • Quiscalus mexicanus loweryi: Coastal Yucatán Peninsula, Belize and adjacent offshore islands
  • Quiscalus mexicanus peruvianus: Pacific coast of Costa Rica to nw Peru and nw Venezuela
  • Quiscalus mexicanus graysoni: Coastal nw Mexico (Sinaloa)
  • Quiscalus mexicanus nelsoni: SE California to s Arizona and w Mexico (ne Baja and s Sonora)
  • Quiscalus mexicanus obscurus: Coastal sw Mexico (Nayarit to Guerrero)
  • Quiscalus major major: coastal Texas and Louisiana
  • Quiscalus major torreyi: coastal NY s to ne Florida
  • Quiscalus major alabamensis: coastal Mississippi to nw Florida
  • Quiscalus major westoni: nc to s Florida
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English:
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle
German:
Bootschwanz-/Großschwanzgrackel
Spanish:
Zanate Marismeño/Mexicano
Spanish (Spain):
Zanate marismeño/mexicano
French:
Quiscale à longue queue ou Q. des marais
Icelandic:
Glæsi-/bátsóti
Japanese (romaji):
kitaonagakuromukudorimodoki/onagakuromukudorimodoki
Japanese:
キタオナガクロムクドリモドキ/オナガクロムクドリモドキ
Dutch:
Bootstaarttroepiaal/Langstaarttroepiaal
Norwegian:
båthaletrupial/storhaletrupial
Polish:
wilgowron żaglosterny/meksykański
Russian:
Лодкохвостый/Большехвостый гракл
Slovak:
vlhovec pobrežný/člnkochvostý
Serbian:
Širokorepi/dugorepi kukuruzar
Swedish:
större båtstjärt/mexikobåtstjärt


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Megaquiscalus major) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Boat-tailed Grackle ( Cassidix mexicanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus [mexicanus or major])
eBird version 1.50:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 1.52:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 1.53:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 1.54:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 1.55:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2015:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2016:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2017:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2018:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2019:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)
eBird version 2021:
Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle ( Quiscalus major/mexicanus)

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Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Czech: Vlhovec velkoocasý
Danish: Kragegrackel
German: Bootschwanz-/Großschwanzgrackel, Dohlengrackel
English: Boat-tailed Grackle, Boat-tailed or Great-tailed Grackle, Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle, great-tailed crow blackbird, Great-tailed Grackle
English, HBW: Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle
English (IOC): Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle
English (United States): Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle
Esperanto: Grandavosta kviskalo
Spanish: Zanate Marismeño/Mexicano, Zanate Mayor, zanate mexicano, Zenate Marismeño/Mexicano
Spanish (Colombia): Mariamulata
Spanish (Costa Rica): Clarinero o zanate grande
Spanish (Spain): Zanate marismeño/mexicano, Zenate marismeño/mexicano
Spanish (HBW): Boat-tailed/Great-tailed Grackle
Spanish (Honduras): Clarinero o zanate
Spanish (Mexico): Zanate Mayor, zanate mexicano
Spanish (Peru): Clarinero de Cola Grande
Spanish (Venezuela): Galandra
Finnish: Pitkäpyrstöturpiaali
French: Quiscale à longue queue, Quiscale à longue queue ou Q. des marais, Quiscale des marais ou Q. à longue queue
Hungarian: mexikói csónakfarkú
Icelandic: Glæsi-/bátsóti
Italian: Gracchio messicano
Japanese (romaji): kitaonagakuromukudorimodoki/onagakuromukudorimodoki, onagakuromukudorimodoki
Japanese: オナガクロムクドリモドキ, キタオナガクロムクドリモドキ/オナガクロムクドリモドキ
Scientific: Cassidix mexicanus, Corvus mexicanus, Megaquiscalus major, Quiscalus [mexicanus or major], Quiscalus major, Quiscalus major major, Quiscalus major/mexicanus, Quiscalus mexicanus, Quiscalus mexicanus mexicanus
Lithuanian: Didžiauodegis graklas
Mayan languages: kau
Dutch: Bootstaarttroepiaal/Langstaarttroepiaal, Langstaarttroepiaal
Norwegian: Båthaletrupial, båthaletrupial/storhaletrupial, Storhaletrupial
Polish: wilgowron meksykanski, wilgowron meksykański, wilgowron żaglosterny/meksykański
Portuguese (Portugal): rabo-de-quilha-dos-pântanos/rabo-de-quilha-mexicano
Russian: Большой вороний дрозд, Лодкохвостый кассик, Лодкохвостый/Большехвостый гракл
Slovak: Trupiálovec člnkochvostý, vlhovec pobrežný, vlhovec pobrežný/člnkochvostý
Serbian: Širokorepi/dugorepi kukuruzar
Swedish: Mexikobåtstjärt, Större båtstjärt, större båtstjärt/mexikobåtstjärt
Turkish: Denizci/büyük kuyruklu kiskal
Ukrainian: Гракл великохвостий
Chinese: 大尾拟八哥, 宽尾拟八哥
Chinese (Traditional): 大尾擬八哥

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