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Abyssinian Wheatear

Oenanthe lugubris (Rüppell, WPES 1837)

The Abyssian wheatear is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is found from Ethiopia to southern Kenya and northeastern Tanzania. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
   Oenanthe
Scientific:
  Oenanthe lugubris


Original description

Citation:
  (Rüppell, WPES 1837)

Reference:
   Neue Wirbelth. Fauna Abyss. Vög.

Protonym:
  Saxicola lugubris

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37140130#page/157/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DB65BAE5AE16A5F4

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DB65BAE5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DB65BAE5


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 561656

Geographic range:

  • Oenanthe lugubris lugubris: Highlands of n and central Ethiopia
  • Oenanthe lugubris vauriei: NE Somalia
  • Oenanthe lugubris boscaweni: S Arabia (Hadramaut)
English:
Abyssinian Wheatear
Danish:
Etiopisk Stenpikker
German:
Rüppel-Steinschmätzer
Spanish:
Collalba de Shalow
Finnish:
etiopiansurutasku
French:
Traquet d'Abyssinie
Italian:
Monachella d'Arabia
Japanese (romaji):
arabiasabakuhitaki
Japanese:
アラビアサバクヒタキ
Dutch:
Rüppell-tapuit
Norwegian:
Sotsteinskvett
Polish:
bialorzytka etiopska
Slovak:
skaliarik smútočný
Swedish:
Etiopisk stenskvätta
Chinese:
阿比西尼亚鵖
Chinese (Traditional):
夏洛氏悲聲鵖


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Oenanthe [lugubris or schalowi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Danish: Etiopisk Stenpikker
German: Rüppel-Steinschmätzer
English: Abyssinian Black Wheatear, Abyssinian Wheatear, Schalow's Wheatear
Spanish: Collalba de Shalow
Estonian: araabia kivitäks
Finnish: etiopiansurutasku
French: Motteux de Shalow, Traquet d'Abyssinie, Traquet deuil (Abyssinie)
Italian: Monachella d'Arabia
Japanese (romaji): arabiasabakuhitaki
Japanese: アラビアサバクヒタキ
Scientific: Oenanthe lugens lugubris, Oenanthe lugubris, Oenanthe lugubris lugubris, Saxicola lugubris
Dutch: Rüppell-tapuit, Schalow's Tapuit
Norwegian: Sotsteinskvett
Polish: bialorzytka etiopska, białorzytka etiopska
Slovak: skaliarik smútočný
Swedish: Etiopisk stenskvätta
Chinese: 阿比西尼亚鵖
Chinese (Traditional): 夏洛氏悲聲鵖

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