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Grey-headed Bristlebill

Bleda canicapillus (Hartlaub, 1850)

The Grey-headed Bristlebill (Bleda canicapillus) is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family. It is found in Benin, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and subtropical or tropical swamps. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pycnonotidae
Genus:
  Bleda

Scientific:
  Bleda canicapillus

Citation:
  (Hartlaub, 1850)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 2 p.25

Protonym:
  Trichophorus canicapillus

Avibase ID:
  D4B9EE90D79F3FCD

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D4B9EE90

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916227

Geographic range:

  • Bleda canicapillus: Senegal and Gambia east to Nigeria
English:
Grey-headed Bristlebill
Czech:
bulbulec guinejský
German:
Graukopfbleda
Danish:
Gråhovedet Børstenæb
Spanish:
Bulbul Hormiguero
Finnish:
guineansukasnokka
French:
Bulbul fourmilier
Italian:
Beccoriccio testagrigia
Japanese:
haigashirahigehiyodori
Japanese:
ハイガシラヒゲヒヨドリ
Dutch:
Grijskopblada
Norwegian:
Gråhodebørstebylbyl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråhovudbørstebylbyl
Polish:
bleda szaroglowa
Portuguese:
Tuta-cabeça-velha
Russian:
Сероголовый щетинкоклювый бюльбюль
Slovak:
afrobyl mravčí
Swedish:
gråhuvad borstbulbyl
Ukrainian:
Бюльбюль-довгодзьоб сіроголовий
Chinese:
灰头须鹎


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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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 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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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):
Bulbul fourmilier ( Bleda canicapillus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Bulbul fourmilier ( Bleda canicapilla) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd 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 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 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 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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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 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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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):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bleda canicapillus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bleda canicapillus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: bulbul de bigotis formiguer
Czech: bulbulec guinejský, Bulbulec šedotemenný
Danish: Gråhovedet Børstenæb
German: Graukopfbleda, Graukopf-Borstenbülbül
English: Gray headed Bristlebill, Gray-headed bristle bill, Gray-headed Bristlebill, Gray-headed Bristle-Bill, Grey headed Bristlebill, Grey-headed bristle bill, Grey-headed Bristlebill, Grey-headed Bristle-Bill
English (IOC): Grey-headed Bristlebill
Spanish: Bulbul Hormiguero, Pico de Vibrisas de Cabeza Gris
Spanish (Spain): Bulbul Hormiguero
Spanish (HBW): Gray-headed Bristlebill
Finnish: Guineansukasnokka
French: Bulbul à coiffe grise, Bulbul fourmilier, Bulbul moustac à tête grise
Hungarian: szürkefejű bléda
Italian: Beccoriccio testagrigia, Bulbul beccosetoloso testagrigia
Japanese: haigashirahigehiyodori
Japanese: ハイガシラヒゲヒヨドリ
Scientific: Bleda canicapilla, Bleda canicapillus, Bleda canicapillus canicapillus, Trichophorus canicapillus
Lithuanian: pilkagalvis šeriasnapis bulbiulis
Dutch: Grijskopblada
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråhovudbørstebylbyl
Norwegian: Gråhodebørstebylbyl
Polish: bleda szaroglowa, bleda szarogłowa
Portuguese: Tuta-cabeça-velha
Portuguese (Portugal): Tuta-cabeça-vermelha
Russian: Сероголовый щетинкоклювый бюльбюль
Slovak: afrobyl mravčí
Serbian: Sivoglavi brkati bulbul
Swedish: Gråhuvad borstbulbyl
Ukrainian: Бюльбюль-довгодзьоб сіроголовий
Chinese: 灰头须鹎
Chinese (Traditional): 灰頭鬚鵯

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