Your login:

Password:

Stay signed in

Enter your login name or your email address and click on Send reminder to receive a reminder by email.


Welcome Guest

Northern Wheatear

Oenanthe oenanthe (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Northern Wheatear or Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe) is a small passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the thrush family Turdidae, but is now more generally considered to be an Old World flycatcher, Muscicapidae. It is the most widespread member of the wheatear genus Oenanthe in Europe and Asia. Source: Wikipedia




(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Oenanthe

Scientific:
  Oenanthe oenanthe

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.186

Protonym:
  Motacilla oenanthe

Avibase ID:
  DF526047637004DD

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DF526047

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179814

Geographic range:

  • Oenanthe oenanthe oenanthe: British Isles to Mediterranean, and east to Siberia, Alaska, and nw Canada (Yukon); > to c Africa
  • Oenanthe oenanthe libanotica: S Spain and Balearic Is. to Iran, Kazakhstan and Mongolia
  • Oenanthe oenanthe leucorhoa: NE Canada to Greenland and Iceland; > to w Africa
English:
Northern Wheatear
Czech:
bělořit šedý
German:
Steinschmätzer
Danish:
Stenpikker
Spanish:
Collalba Gris
Finnish:
kivitasku
French:
Traquet motteux
Icelandic:
Steindepill
Italian:
Culbianco olartico
Japanese:
hashigurohitaki
Japanese:
ハシグロヒタキ
Dutch:
Tapuit
Norwegian:
Steinskvett
Polish:
białorzytka
Portuguese:
Chasco-cinzento
Russian:
Обыкновенная каменка
Slovak:
skaliarik sivý
Swedish:
Stenskvätta
Ukrainian:
Кам'янка звичайна
Chinese:
穗(即鸟)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Northern Wheatear ( Oenanthe oenanthe) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Europese Skaapwagter
Arabic: أبو بليق, الأبلق الاعتيادي, مخضرم
Asturian: Bicha
Azerbaijani: Çaxraxçıl
Belarusian: Падкаменка палявая, Палявая падкаменка
Bulgarian: Сиво каменарче
Breton: Ar bistrak-aod
Catalan: Bitxac rogenc, Coablanca, Còlit gris
Catalan (Balears): Coablanca
Valencian: Bitxac rogenc
Montenegrin: planinska bjelka
Czech: Belorit šedý, Bělořit šedý, bìloøit šedý
Welsh: Cynffonwen, Gynffonwen, Tinwen y garn, Tinwen y garreg
Danish: Stenpikker
German: Steinschmaetzer, Steinschmätzer
Greek: Στακτοσκαλιφούρτα, Σταχτοπετρόκλης
Greek (Cypriot): Στακτοσκαλιφούρτα
Emiliano-romagnolo: Futvent
English: Common Wheatear, Eurasian Wheatear, European Wheatear, Greenland Wheatear, Northern Wheatear, Seebohm's Wheatear, Wheatear
English (Kenya): Northern Wheatear
Esperanto: roksaksikolo
Spanish: Collalba Gris, Collalba Norteña
Spanish (Cuba): Tordo ártico
Spanish (Spain): Collalba Gris
Spanish (Mexico): Collalba Norteña
Spanish (Panama): Collalba Gris
Spanish (Puerto Rico): Collalba Gris
Estonian: Kivitäks
Basque: Buztanzuri arrunt, Buztanzuri arrunta, Còlit gris
Persian: چکچک کوهی
Finnish: Kivitasku
Faroese: Steinstólpa
French: Cul-blanc, Traquet motteux
Irish: Caislín cloch, Casúr-fá-cloch, Cliobhrean cloich, Clochrán, Coistin faoi cloich
Gaelic: Brù-Gheal, Clacharan
Galician: Chasca colipinta, Còlit gris , Pedreiro cincento
Manx: Claggan Cloaie, Cleeau ghial
Hebrew: סלעית אירופאית, סלעית אירופית
Croatian: Obični kamenjar, Sivkasta Bjeloguza
Hungarian: Hantmadár
Armenian: [Sovorakan Karatrchnak ], Սովորական Քարա ռչնակ, Սովորական Քարաթռչնակ
Icelandic: Steindepill
Italian: Culbianco, Culbianco boreale, Culbianco olartico
Inuktitut: Kussak, Sakseriak
Japanese: Hashi-guro hitaki, Hashiguro-bitaki, hashigurohitaki, hashiguro-hitaki
Japanese: ハシグロヒタキ
Japanese (Kanji): 嘴黒鶲
Georgian: ჩვეულებრივი მეღორღია
Khakas: Чыхчахай
Kazakh: Кәдімгі тасшыбжық, Кәдімгі тасшымшық
Kazakh (Transliteration): kädimgi tasşımşıq
Korean: 북방사막딱새
Korean (Transliteration): bukbang-samak-ttak-sae
Cornish: Tynwyn
Scientific: Motacilla oenanthe, Oenanthe oenanthe, Oenanthe oenanthe oenanthe, Saxicola oenanthe
Luxembourgish: Broochschësser
Limburgish: Paapje
Lithuanian: Kūltupis, Kultupys, Paprastasis kultupys, Paprastasis kūltupys
Latvian: Akmeņčakstīte, akmeņu, Čakstīte, Ziemeļu akmeņčakstīte
Macedonian: Пепелаво (Сиво) камењарче
Mongolian: Адуун чогчоохой, Адууч чогчиго, Адууч чогчоохой
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠴᠠᠴᠣᠭᠲᠣ ᠲᠣᠩᠭᠣᠯᠵᠣᠣᠷ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Цацагт тонголзуур
Mongolian (Transliteration): aduuch chogchig , aduuch chogchookhoi, tsatsagt toŋgolzuur
Moldavian: Pietrar sur
Maltese: Kuda
Dutch: Tapuit
Norwegian: Steindulp, Steinjerp, Steinskvett
Polish: bialorzytka, Białorzytka, białorzytka (zwyczajna), Białorzytka zwyczajna
Pinyin: mài-suì, shí-qī-niǎo, suì jí, suì-jí
Portuguese: chasco cinzento, Chasco-cinzento
Portuguese (Portugal): Chasco-cinzento
Romansh: Pitgacrap
Romanian: Pietrar sur
Russian: Obyknovennaya Kamenka, Каменка, Каменка обыкновенная, Обыкновенная каменка
Scots: Bru gheal, Clacharan, Clocharet, Cloichearan
Sindhi: ؿپټ ٽ يًٌ
Northern Sami: Geaðgerásttis
Slovak: Skaliarik sivý
Slovenian: kupcar, kupčar, navadni kupcar
Albanian: Bishtbardha e gurit
Serbian: Obicna belka, Obična belka, obicna bijelka, obicna bjelka, obična bjelka, Обична белка
Swedish: Stenskvätta
Swahili: Mhozo wa Ulaya
Turkish: Kuyrukkakan, Кәдімгі тасшымшық
Tuvinian: Чыккылаа
Ukrainian: Звичайна камінка, Звичайна кам'янка, Кам'янка звичайна
Chinese: [sui-ji], 石栖鸟, 穗䳭, 穗(即鸟), 穗即鸟, 麦穗
Chinese (Traditional): 石棲鳥, 穗䳭, 麥穗
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 穗䳭
Chinese (Taiwan):

Avibase has been visited 287,370,442 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy