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Black-faced Woodswallow

Artamus cinereus Vieillot, 1817

The Black-faced Woodswallow (Artamus cinereus) is a woodswallow. This swallow is 19 cm long. It is the most widespread species in the family Artamidae. They live in Australia, New Guinea and the Sunda Islands, including Timor. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Artamidae
Genus:
  Artamus

Scientific:
  Artamus cinereus

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1817

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 17 p.297

Protonym:
  Artamus cinereus

Avibase ID:
  DD4B0562F1889B31

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DD4B0562

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558759

Geographic range:

  • Artamus cinereus cinereus: Southwestern Western Australia
  • Artamus cinereus perspicillatus: E Lesser Sundas
  • Artamus cinereus melanops: Interior of c Western Australia to c Queensland and n Victoria
  • Artamus cinereus normani: N Queensland (se Cape York Peninsula)
  • Artamus cinereus dealbatus: E Queensland (Burdekin River to Burnett River)
English:
Black-faced Woodswallow
Czech:
lasolet černolící
German:
Schwarzgesicht-Schwalbenstar
Danish:
Grå Svalestær
Spanish:
Artamo Carinegro
Finnish:
tuhkaleiju
French:
Langrayen gris
Italian:
Rondine boschereccia faccianera
Japanese:
kaoguromoritsubame
Japanese:
カオグロモリツバメ
Dutch:
Zwartteugelspitsvogel
Norwegian:
Gråsvalestær
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Gråsvalestare
Polish:
ostrolot szary
Russian:
Чернолицый ласточковый сорокопут
Slovak:
hmyziar škraboškový
Swedish:
grå svalstare
Ukrainian:
Ланграйн чорнощокий
Chinese:
黑脸燕鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
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 01:
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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):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
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):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Langrayen gris ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Langrayen gris ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black-faced Wood Swallow ( Artamus cinereus) [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 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 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:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 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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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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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 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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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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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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 2.6:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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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:
Black-faced Wood-swallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Artamus cinereus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Artamus cinereus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black-faced Woodswallow ( Artamus cinereus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Artamus cinereus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Artamus cinereus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: artami gris
Czech: Lasolet cernolící, lasolet černolící
Danish: Grå Svalestær, Røggrå Svalestær
German: Schwarzgesicht-Schwalbenstar
English: Black faced Woodswallow, Black-faced Wood Swallow, Black-faced Woodswallow, Black-faced Wood-swallow
English (IOC): Black-faced Woodswallow
Spanish: Artamo Carinegro, Golondrina del Bosque de Cara Negra
Spanish (Spain): Artamo Carinegro
Spanish (HBW): Black-faced Woodswallow
Estonian: halltuulas
Finnish: Tuhkaleiju
French: Langrayen à face noire, Langrayen gris
Hungarian: feketeképű fecskeseregély
Indonesian: Kekep Hitam
Italian: Artamo faccianera, Rondine boschereccia faccianera
Japanese: kaoguromoritsubame
Japanese: カオグロモリツバメ
Scientific: Artamus cinereus, Artamus cinereus cinereus, Artamus melanops
Lithuanian: Juodaveidis artamas
Dutch: Zwartteugelspitsvogel, Zwartteugel-spitsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Gråsvalestare
Norwegian: Gråsvalestær
Polish: ostrolot szary
Portuguese (Portugal): Andorinha-do-mato-de-face-preta
Russian: Чернолицый артам, Чернолицый ласточковый сорокопут
Slovak: Hmyziar čiernotvárový, hmyziar škraboškový
Serbian: Crnolika šumska lasta
Swedish: grå svalstare, Svartmaskad svalstare
Ukrainian: Ланграйн чорнощокий
Chinese: 黑脸燕鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 黑臉燕鵙

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