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Tomtit

Petroica macrocephala (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Tomtit (Petroica macrocephala) is a small passerine bird in the family Petroicidae, the Australian robins. It is endemic to the islands of New Zealand, ranging across the main islands as well as several of the outlying islands. It has several other English names as well. There are several sub-species showing considerable variation in plumage and size. The species is not threatened and has adapted to the changes made to New Zealand's biodiversity. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Petroicidae
Genus:
  Petroica

Scientific:
  Petroica macrocephala

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.1013

Protonym:
  Parus macrocephalus

Avibase ID:
  E0027EC972603AE3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E0027EC9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561941

Geographic range:

  • Petroica macrocephala macrocephala: South I. and Stewart Island (New Zealand)
  • Petroica macrocephala toitoi: North I. and adjacent offshore islands (New Zealand)
  • Petroica macrocephala marrineri: Auckland Islands
  • Petroica macrocephala chathamensis: Chatham Islands
  • Petroica macrocephala dannefaerdi: Snares Islands
English:
Tomtit
Czech:
lejsčík novozélandský
German:
Maorischnäpper
Danish:
Newzealandsk Sangfluesnapper
Spanish:
Petroica Carbonera
Finnish:
peukaloissieppo
French:
Miro mésange
Italian:
Petroica testagrossa
Japanese:
nyu-ji-randohitaki
Japanese:
ニュージーランドヒタキ
Dutch:
Maorivliegenvanger
Norwegian:
Maoriflueskvett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Maoriflugeskvett
Polish:
skalinek wielkoglowy
Russian:
Маорийская петроика
Slovak:
mucholovka maorská
Swedish:
messydhake
Ukrainian:
Тоутоваї великоголовий
Chinese:
雀鸲鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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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 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):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Miro mésange ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Miro mésange ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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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 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
New Zealand Tit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
New Zealand Tit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
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 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 Alive (31/01/2015):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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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 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:
Tomtit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Petroica macrocephala [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Petroica macrocephala [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Petroica macrocephala [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Tomtit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Tomtit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Tomtit ( Petroica macrocephala) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Petroica macrocephala [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Petroica macrocephala [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: petroica mallerenga
Czech: Lejscík novozélandský, lejsčík novozélandský
Danish: Newzealandsk Sangfluesnapper
German: Maori Schnäpper, Maorischnäpper
English: Miromiro, New Zealand Tit, New Zealand Tomtit, Ngiru-ngiru, Pied Tit, Tomtit
English (IOC): Tomtit
English (New Zealand): Tomtit/Snares Tomtit
Spanish: Carbonero de Nueva Zelandia, Petroica Carbonera
Spanish (Spain): Petroica Carbonera
Spanish (HBW): Tomtit
Estonian: mustmiro
Finnish: Peukaloissieppo
French: Gobemouche à grosse tête, Miro mésange
Hungarian: tarka cinegelégykapó
Italian: Balia della Nuova Zelanda, Petroica testagrossa, Tomtit
Japanese: nyuajiarandohitaki, nyu-ji-randohitaki
Japanese: ニュアジアランドヒタキ, ニュージーランドヒタキ
Scientific: Parus macrocephalus, Petroica macrocephala, Petroica macrocephala macrocephala, Turdus minutus
Lithuanian: Maorinė petroika
Maori: miromiro, Ngiru-ngiru
Dutch: Maorivliegenvanger, Maori-vliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Maoriflugeskvett
Norwegian: Maoriflueskvett
Polish: skalinek wielkoglowy, skalinek wielkogłowy
Russian: Маорийская петроика
Slovak: mucholovka maorská
Serbian: Tomtit crvendać
Swedish: Messydhake
Ukrainian: Тоутоваї великоголовий
Chinese: 雀鸲鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 雀鴝鶲

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