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Fire-crested Alethe

Alethe castanea (Cassin, 1856)

The Fire-crested Alethe (Alethe castanea) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family. It is found in western and central Africa, from Nigeria to Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Alethe

Scientific:
  Alethe castanea

Citation:
  (Cassin, 1856)

Reference:
  Proc.Acad.Nat.Sci.Philadelphia p.158

Protonym:
  Napothera castanea

Avibase ID:
  DA4D738687364775

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DA4D7386

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558518

Geographic range:

  • Alethe castanea castanea: S Nigeria to Cameroon, Gabon and Democratic Republic of the Congo; Bioko
  • Alethe castanea woosnami: northern and central Democratic Republic of the Congo, southwestern South Sudan, western Uganda, and extreme northwestern Tanzania
English:
Fire-crested Alethe
Catalan:
aleta cresta de foc
Czech:
drozdík hnědavý
Danish:
Rødkronet Alethe
German:
Kastanienbraunschwanz
Spanish:
Alete Castaño
Spanish (Spain):
Alete castaño
Finnish:
kekälealetti
French:
Alèthe à couronne orangée
Croatian:
sivolici batić
Italian:
Alete corona rossa
Japanese:
ズアカムジヒタキ
Lithuanian:
Kaštoninė aleta
Dutch:
Vuurkapalethe
Norwegian:
Kastanjealete
Polish:
szydlak rdzawołbisty
Russian:
Каштановая алета
Slovak:
aleta ohnivohlavá
Swedish:
kongoalethe
Ukrainian:
Алєте рудий
Chinese:
红冠鸲鸫
Chinese (Traditional):
紅冠火冠鴝


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Alèthe à couronne orangée ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested) ( Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Fire-crested Alethe ( Alethe castanea) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alethe castanea [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Alethe castanea [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Alethe [diademata or castanea] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: aleta cresta de foc
Czech: Drozdík hnedavý, drozdík hnědavý
Danish: Rødkronet Alethe
German: Alethe, Diademalethe, Kastanienalethe, Kastanienbraunschwanz, Orangescheitelalethe
English: Alethe, Fire crested Alethe, Fire-crest Alethe, Fire-crested Alethe, Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested)
English, HBW: Fire-crested Alethe
English (IOC): Fire-crested Alethe
English (United States): Fire-crested Alethe
Spanish: Alete Castaño, Alete Castaño (castanea/woosnami)
Spanish (Spain): Alete castaño, Alete Castaño (castanea/woosnami)
Spanish (HBW): Fire-crested Alethe (Fire-crested)
Finnish: kekälealetti
French: Alèthe à couronne orangée, Alèthe à couronne rouge, Alèthe à huppe pousse, Alèthe à huppe rousse (à couronne orangée), Alèthe à huppe rousse [castanea ou woosnami]
Croatian: sivolici batić
Italian: Alete corona rossa
Japanese (romaji): akazukinmujihitaki (castanea/woosnami)
Japanese: アカズキンムジヒタキ (castanea/woosnami), ズアカムジヒタキ
Scientific: Alethe castanea, Alethe castanea castanea, Alethe diademata castanea, Alethe diademata castanea/woosnami, Napothera castanea
Lithuanian: Kaštoninė aleta
Dutch: Diadeemalethe (castanea/woosnami), Vuurkapalethe, Vuurkuifalethe
Norwegian: Ildkronealete, ildkronealete (castanea/woosnami), Kastanjealete
Polish: szydlak rdzawolbisty, szydlak rdzawołbisty
Portuguese (Portugal): pisco-castanho
Russian: Каштановая алета
Slovak: akalat ohnivohlavý, aleta ohnivohlavá
Swedish: kongoalethe, Rödkronad alethe
Swahili: Mkeshamsitu Kishungi-chekundu
Turkish: Kızılca alete
Ukrainian: Алєте рудий
Chinese: 红冠鸲鸫
Chinese (Traditional): 紅冠火冠鴝

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