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Western Square-tailed Drongo

Dicrurus occidentalis Fuchs et al., 2018

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Dicruridae
Genus:
  Dicrurus

Scientific:
  Dicrurus occidentalis

Citation:
  Fuchs et al., 2018

Reference:
  Zootaxa 4438(1): 105–127

Protonym:
  Dicrurus occidentalis

Avibase ID:
  C8555A05C7A8EBA3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C8555A05

Taxonomic Serial Number:

Geographic range:

  • Dicrurus occidentalis: Senegal to Nigeria (west of the Niger River)
English:
Western Square-tailed Drongo
French:
Drongo occidental
Dutch:
Westelijke Rechtstaartdrongo
Polish:
dziwogon galeriowy
Slovak:
drongo západný
Swedish:
västafrikansk drongo
Chinese:
西方尾卷尾


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Western Square-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus occidentalis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Western Square-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus occidentalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Western Square-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus occidentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Western Square-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus occidentalis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Western Square-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus occidentalis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Dicrurus [ludwigii, sharpei or occidentalis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


English: Western Square-tailed Drongo
French: Drongo occidental
Scientific: Dicrurus occidentalis
Dutch: Westelijke Rechtstaartdrongo
Polish: dziwogon galeriowy
Slovak: drongo západný
Swedish: västafrikansk drongo
Chinese: 西方尾卷尾

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