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Afghan Sparrow

Passer yatii Sharpe, RB 1888

The Dead Sea sparrow is a species of bird in the Old World sparrow family Passeridae, with one subspecies breeding in parts of the Middle East and another in western Afghanistan and eastern Iran. The eastern subspecies P. m. yatii is sometimes considered a separate species known as Yate's sparrow. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Passeridae
Genus:
   Passer
Scientific:
  Passer yatii


Original description

Citation:
  Sharpe, RB 1888

Reference:
   Cat. Birds Brit. Mus. 22 p. 322-323

Protonym:
  Passer yatii

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8333336


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DE83545C9E7309D6

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DE83545C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DE83545C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 922544

Geographic range:

  • Passer yatii: E Iran and adjacent sw Afghanistan
English:
Afghan Sparrow
Finnish:
keltatamariskivarpunen
French:
Moineau afghan
Croatian:
Istočni mrtvomorski vrabac
Portuguese:
Pardal-do-sistão
Ukrainian:
Горобець афганський


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Dead Sea Sparrow (Yatii) ( Passer moabiticus yatii)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Dead Sea Sparrow (Yatii) ( Passer moabiticus yatii)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
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):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub) ( Passer moabiticus yatii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Afghan Sparrow ( Passer yatii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
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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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Passer moabiticus yatii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Passer [moabiticus or yatii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Arabic: دوري البحر الميت (yatii)
Bulgarian: Палестинско врабче (ssp. yatii), Систанско врабче
Czech: Vrabec afganský, vrabec moabský (ssp. yatii)
Danish: Dødehavsspurv (ssp. yatii), Sistanspurv
German: Moabsperling (yatii), Moabsperling-yatii, Yatisperling
Greek: Μεσανατολικός Σπουργίτης (yatii)
English: Afghan Scrub Sparrow, Afghan Sparrow, Dead sea sparrow, Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub), Dead Sea Sparrow (Yatii)
English, HBW: Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub)
English (IOC): Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub)
English (United States): Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub)
Esperanto: Afgana pasero
Spanish: Gorrión de Sistán, Gorrión del Mar Muerto (yatii), Gorrión del Mar Muerto (yatii)
Spanish (Spain): Gorrión del Mar Muerto (yatii)
Spanish (HBW): Dead Sea Sparrow (Sistan Scrub)
Persian: گنجشک رودخانه‌ ای (yatii)
Finnish: keltatamariskivarpunen
French: Moineau afghan, Moineau de la mer Morte (yatii)
Frisian: Sistanmosk
Hebrew: דרור ירדן (מרכז אסיה)
Croatian: Istočni mrtvomorski vrabac
Hungarian: Tamariszkuszveréb (yatii)
Icelandic: Þyrnispör (yatii)
Japanese (romaji): perushiasuzume (yatii)
Japanese: ペルシアスズメ (yatii), ペルシアスズメ(yatii)
Scientific: Passer moabiticus yatii, Passer yatii
Lithuanian: Geltonskruostis žvirblis (yatii)
Dutch: Moabmus (yatii), Sistanmus
Norwegian: tamariskspurv (yatii)
Polish: Wróbel afgański, wróbel palestyński (yatii)
Portuguese: Pardal-do-sistão
Portuguese (Portugal): pardal-do-mar-morto (yatii)
Rhaeto-Romance: Pasler da Sistan
Russian: Мессопотамский воробей (yatii), Сеистанский воробей
Slovak: vrabec afganský, vrabec afganský (skup.)
Slovenian: Palestinski vrabec (yatti), Sistanski vrabec
Serbian: Mesopotamski vrabac (yatii)
Swedish: Sistansparv, tamarisksparv (yatii)
Turkish: Küçük Serçe (yatii)
Ukrainian: Горобець афганський

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