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Senegal Parrot

Poicephalus senegalus (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Senegal Parrot (Poicephalus senegalus) is a Poicephalus parrot which is a resident breeder across a wide range of west Africa. It makes migrations within west Africa, according to the availability of the fruit, seeds and blossoms which make up its diet. It is considered a farm pest in Africa, often feeding on maize or millet. It is popular in aviculture. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Psittaciformes
Family:
  Psittacidae
Genus:
  Poicephalus

Scientific:
  Poicephalus senegalus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.149

Protonym:
  Psittacus Senegalus

Avibase ID:
  D7F9C6B5A4455F7A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D7F9C6B5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 177618

Geographic range:

  • Poicephalus senegalus [senegalus or mesotypus]: Gambia and Guinea-Bissau to s Niger, n Cameroon, sw Chad
  • Poicephalus senegalus versteri: NW Ivory Coast to sw Nigeria (south of range of senegalus)
English:
Senegal Parrot
Czech:
papoušek senegalský
German:
Mohrenkopf
Danish:
Senegalpapegøje
Spanish:
Lorito Senegalés
Finnish:
senegalinkaija
French:
Perroquet youyou
Icelandic:
Krónupáfi
Italian:
Pappagallo del Senegal
Japanese:
nezumigashirahanenagainko
Japanese:
ネズミガシラハネナガインコ
Dutch:
Bonte Boertje
Norwegian:
Senegalpapegøye
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Senegalpapegøye
Polish:
afrykanka ognistobrzucha
Portuguese:
Periquito-massarongo
Russian:
Сенегальский длиннокрылый попугай
Slovak:
papagáj dlhokrídly
Swedish:
senegalpapegoja
Ukrainian:
Папуга-довгокрил сенегальський
Chinese:
塞内加尔鹦鹉


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [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 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):
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Perroquet youyou ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Perroquet youyou ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
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 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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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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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 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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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:
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Poicephalus senegalus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Poicephalus senegalus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Poicephalus senegalus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Senegal Parrot ( Poicephalus senegalus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Poicephalus senegalus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Poicephalus senegalus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Lloro del Senegal
Czech: Papoušek senegalský
Danish: Senegalpapegøje
German: Mohrenkopf
English: Senegal Parrot, Yellow-bellied Parrot
English (IOC): Senegal Parrot
Spanish: Lorito del Senegal, Lorito Senegalés
Spanish (Spain): Lorito Senegalés
Spanish (HBW): Senegal Parrot
Estonian: baobabi-moorapapagoi
Finnish: Senegalinkaija
French: Perroquet youyou, Youyou, Youyou du Sénégal
Hebrew: תוכי סנגל
Hungarian: szenegáli papagáj
Icelandic: Krónupáfi
Italian: Pappagallo del Senegal
Japanese: nezumigashirahanenagainko
Japanese: ネズミガシラハネナガインコ
Scientific: Poicephalus senegalus, Poicephalus senegalus senegalus, Psittacus Senegalus
Lithuanian: Senegalinė ilgasparnė papūga
Dutch: Bonte Boertje
Norwegian Nynorsk: Senegalpapegøye
Norwegian: Senegalpapegøye
Polish: afrykanka ognistobrzucha, afrykanka żółtobrzucha
Portuguese: Periquito-massarongo
Portuguese (Portugal): Periquito-massarongo
Russian: Сенегальский длиннокрылый попугай
Slovak: papagáj dlhokrídly
Serbian: Senegalski papagaj
Swedish: Morhuvad papegoja, Senegalpapegoja
Ukrainian: Папуга-довгокрил сенегальський
Chinese: 塞内加尔鹦鹉
Chinese (Traditional): 塞內加爾鸚鵡

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