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Chinese Shortwing

Brachypteryx sinensis Rickett, 1897

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Brachypteryx

Scientific:
  Brachypteryx sinensis

Citation:
  Rickett, 1897

Reference:
  BBOC 6, p. 50

Protonym:
  Brachypteryx sinensis

Avibase ID:
  DF676564B6EF7D98

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DF676564

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 919575

Geographic range:

  • Brachypteryx sinensis: southeastern China (southern Shaanxi south to Guizhou and Guangxi, east to Jiangxi and northwestern Fujian)
English:
Chinese Shortwing
German:
China-Bergkurzflügel
Spanish:
Alicorto chino
French:
Brachyptère du Fujian
Japanese:
kobanehitaki (sinensis)
Japanese:
コバネヒタキ (sinensis)
Dutch:
Chinese Kortvleugel
Polish:
kusochwostka chińska
Slovak:
kratokrídlec čínsky
Swedish:
kinesisk kortvinge
Chinese:
中华蓝短翅鸫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
White-browed Shortwing (sinensis) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
White-browed Shortwing (Chinese) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
eBird version 2018:
White-browed Shortwing (Chinese) ( Brachypteryx montana sinensis)
eBird version 2019:
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Chinese Shortwing ( Brachypteryx sinensis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Brachypteryx montana sinensis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Brachypteryx [cruralis or sinensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


German: China-Bergkurzflügel
English: Chinese Shortwing, White-browed Shortwing (Chinese), White-browed Shortwing (sinensis)
English (IOC): White-browed Shortwing (Chinese)
Spanish: Alicorto chino
Spanish (Spain): Alicorto azul (sinensis)
French: Brachyptère bleue (sinensis), Brachyptère du Fujian
Icelandic: Tævanþröstur (sinensis)
Japanese: kobanehitaki (sinensis)
Japanese: コバネヒタキ (sinensis)
Scientific: Brachypteryx montana sinensis, Brachypteryx sinensis
Dutch: Chinese Kortvleugel
Norwegian: hvitbrynkortvinge (sinensis)
Polish: kusochwostka chińska
Slovak: kratokrídlec čínsky
Swedish: kinesisk kortvinge
Thai: นกปีกสั้นสีน้ำเงิน (จีน)
Chinese: 中华蓝短翅鸫

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