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Cape Longclaw

Macronyx capensis (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Cape Longclaw or Orange-throated Longclaw (Macronyx capensis) is a passerine bird in the family Motacillidae, which comprises the longclaws, pipits and wagtails. It occurs in Southern Africa in Zimbabwe and southern and eastern South Africa. This species is found in coastal and mountain grassland, often near water. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
  Macronyx

Scientific:
  Macronyx capensis

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.288

Protonym:
  Alauda capensis

Avibase ID:
  CA742F9D181C4F88

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CA742F9D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560924

Geographic range:

  • Macronyx capensis capensis: Coastal belt of sw and s South Africa
  • Macronyx capensis colletti: SE Botswana to e South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho
  • Macronyx capensis stabilior: Zimbabwe (cent. Plateau to Inyanga Mts.) and adj. Mozambique
English:
Cape Longclaw
Czech:
linduškovec kapský
German:
Kappieper
Danish:
Kapsporepiber
Spanish:
Bisbita de El Cabo
Finnish:
tulikurkkuvästäräkki
French:
Sentinelle du Cap
Icelandic:
Stapatittlingur
Italian:
Unghialunga del Capo
Japanese:
akanodotsumenagatahibari
Japanese:
アカノドツメナガタヒバリ
Dutch:
Kaapse Langklauw
Norwegian:
Ildpiplerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Eldpiplerke
Polish:
szponnik rudobrewy
Portuguese:
Unha-longa-de-garganta-laranja
Russian:
Капская трясогузка
Slovak:
pazúrnatka oranžová
Swedish:
orangestrupig sporrpiplärka
Ukrainian:
Пікулик рудогорлий
Chinese:
橙喉长爪鹡鸰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Cape Longclaw ( Macronyx capensis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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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):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Sentinelle du Cap ( Macronyx capensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Sentinelle du Cap ( Macronyx capensis) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 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 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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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 Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
Macronyx capensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Macronyx capensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Macronyx capensis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cape Longclaw ( Macronyx capensis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Macronyx capensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Macronyx capensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Oranjekeelkalkoentjie
Catalan: piula d'esperons del Cap
Czech: Konipas jihoafrický, linduškovec kapský
Danish: Kapsporepiber, Orangebrystet Sporepiber
German: Großspornpieper, Großsporn-Pieper, Kapgroßsporn, Kappieper
English: Cape Longclaw, Orangethroated Longclaw, Orange-throated Longclaw
English (IOC): Cape Longclaw
English (South Africa): Cape Longclaw
Spanish: Bisbita de El Cabo
Spanish (Spain): Bisbita del Cabo
Spanish (HBW): Orange-throated Longclaw
Estonian: tulikurk-kaeluskiur
Finnish: Tulikurkkuvästäräkki
French: Sentinelle du Cap
Hungarian: nagy sarkantyúspityer
Icelandic: Stapatittlingur
Italian: Unghialunga del Capo, Zampagrossa del Capo
Japanese: akanodotsumenagatahibari
Japanese: アカノドツメナガタヒバリ
Scientific: Alauda capensis, Macronyx capensis, Macronyx capensis capensis
Lithuanian: Kapinis varnėninis kalviukas
Dutch: Kaapse Langklauw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Eldpiplerke
Norwegian: Ildpiplerke
Polish: Szponiatka rudobrewa, szponnik rudobrewy
Portuguese: Unha-longa-de-garganta-laranja
Russian: Капская трясогузка, Капский длинношпорцевый конёк, Капский скворцовый конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška oranžová, pazúrnatka oranžová
Serbian: Kapska kandžašica
Sotho, Southern: Lethoele
Swedish: Orangestrupig sporrpiplärka
Tsonga: Holiyo
Ukrainian: Пікулик рудогорлий
Xhosa: Inqilo
Chinese: 橙喉长爪鹡鸰
Chinese (Traditional): 橙喉長爪鶺鴒
Zulu: iNqomfi

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