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Grey-headed Sunbird

Deleornis axillaris (Reichenow, 1893)

The Grey-headed Sunbird (Deleornis axillaris) is a small passerine bird which breeds in mixed forest in Zaire, Uganda and Tanzania. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Nectariniidae
Genus:
  Deleornis

Scientific:
  Deleornis axillaris

Citation:
  (Reichenow, 1893)

Reference:
  Orn.Monatsb. 1 p.32

Protonym:
  Camaroptera axillaris

Avibase ID:
  D34970F53CE30914

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D34970F5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916383

Geographic range:

  • Deleornis axillaris: NE Democratic Republic of the Congo to w Uganda; single record from nw Tanzania
English:
Grey-headed Sunbird
Czech:
strdimil šedohlavý
German:
Graukopf-Nektarvogel
Danish:
Gråhovedet Solfugl
Spanish:
Suimanga Cabecigrís
French:
Souimanga à tête grise
Italian:
Nettarinia testagrigia
Japanese:
haigashirakobashitaiyouchou
Japanese:
ハイガシラコバシタイヨウチョウ
Dutch:
Grijskophoningzuiger
Norwegian:
Gråhodesolfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråhovudsolfugl
Polish:
nektarzyk szaroglowy
Slovak:
nektárovka sivohlavá
Swedish:
gråhuvad solfågel
Ukrainian:
Саїманга сіроголова
Chinese:
灰头太阳鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Souimanga à tête grise ( Anthreptes axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Anthreptes axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Gray-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Anthreptes fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Deleornis fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Deleornis axillaris) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Anthreptes fraseri axillaris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anthreptes fraseri axillaris [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Anthreptes axillaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Anthreptes axillaris) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Grey-headed Sunbird ( Anthreptes axillaris) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Deleornis axillaris [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Deleornis axillaris [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Deleornis [fraseri or axillaris] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: suimanga capgrís
Czech: strdimil šedohlavý
Danish: Gråhovedet Solfugl
German: Graukopf-Nektarvogel, Laubnektarvogel
English: Gray headed Sunbird, Gray-headed Sunbird, Grey headed Sunbird, Grey-headed Sunbird
English (IOC): Grey-headed Sunbird
Spanish: Suimanga Cabecigrís
Spanish (Spain): Suimanga Cabecigrís
Spanish (HBW): Gray-headed Sunbird
French: Souimanga à tête grise
Hungarian: szürkefejű nektármadár
Italian: Nettarinia testagrigia
Japanese: haigashirakobashitaiyouchou
Japanese: ハイガシラコバシタイヨウチョウ
Scientific: Anthreptes axillaris, Anthreptes fraseri axillaris, Camaroptera axillaris, Camaroptera caniceps, Deleornis axillaris, Deleornis fraseri axillaris
Lithuanian: Pilkagalvė žalsvoji nektarinukė
Dutch: Grijskophoningzuiger, Grijskop-honingzuiger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråhovudsolfugl
Norwegian: Gråhodesolfugl
Polish: nektarzyk szaroglowy, nektarzyk szarogłowy
Slovak: nektárovka sivohlavá
Swedish: Gråhuvad solfågel
Swahili: Chozi Kichwa-kijivu
Ukrainian: Саїманга сіроголова
Chinese: 灰头太阳鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 灰頭直嘴太陽鳥

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