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Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift

Apus [acuticauda or cooki] (= Apus acuticauda) (Jerdon, 1864)

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Apus

Scientific:
  Apus acuticauda

Citation:
  (Jerdon, 1864)

Reference:
  BirdsIndia 3 ("2 pt2") p.870

Protonym:
  C.[ypselus] acuticauda [sic]

Avibase ID:
  D1F7661324E12C9D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D1F76613

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555013

Geographic range:

  • Apus cooki: Thailand, Myanmar and Indochina; Hainan I. and Lan-yü I.
  • Apus acuticauda: Breeds ne India >Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand and Nepal
English:
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift
Czech:
rorýs temný
German:
Glanzrückensegler
Danish:
Mørkgumpet Sejler
Spanish:
Vencejo de los Khasi
Finnish:
nepalinkiitäjä
French:
Martinet d'Assam ou M. de Cook
Italian:
Rondone groppascura
Japanese:
seguroamatsubame
Japanese:
セグロアマツバメ
Dutch:
Zwartruggierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Khasiseiler
Polish:
jerzyk himalajski
Russian:
Блестящий стриж
Slovak:
dážďovník tmavochrbtý
Swedish:
mörkryggig seglare
Ukrainian:
Серпокрилець гімалайський
Chinese:
暗背雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift ( Apus [acuticauda or cooki])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift ( Apus [acuticauda or cooki])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift ( Apus [acuticauda or cooki])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift ( Apus [acuticauda or cooki])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift ( Apus [acuticauda or cooki])
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Dark-rumped Swift ( Apus acuticauda) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Apus [pacificus, salimalii, leuconyx, acuticauda or cooki]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falciot d'Assam
Czech: rorýs temný
Danish: Mørkgumpet Sejler
German: Glanzrückensegler
English: Dark-rumped or Cook's Swift, Dark-rumped Swift
Spanish: Vencejo de los Khasi
Estonian: kirdeindia piiritaja (kirdeindia piirpääsuke)
Finnish: nepalinkiitäjä
French: Martinet d'Assam ou M. de Cook
Hungarian: fényeshátú sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone groppascura
Japanese: seguroamatsubame
Japanese: セグロアマツバメ
Japanese (Kanji): 背黒雨燕
Scientific: Apus [acuticauda or cooki], Apus acuticauda, Apus acuticaudus, C.[ypselus] acuticauda [sic]
Lithuanian: Tamsiasturplis čiurlys
Dutch: Zwartruggierzwaluw
Norwegian: Khasiseiler
Polish: jerzyk himalajski
Pinyin: àn-bèi cì-wěi yǔ-yàn
Russian: Блестящий стриж
Slovak: dážďovník tmavochrbtý
Swedish: mörkryggig seglare
Thai: นกแอ่นท้องลาย
Thai (Transliteration): nók àeen tʰóaaŋ-laay
Ukrainian: Серпокрилець гімалайський
Chinese: 暗背雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 暗背刺尾雨燕

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