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

West African Wattle-eye

Dyaphorophyia hormophora Reichenow, 1901

The Chestnut Wattle-eye (Platysteira castanea) is a species of bird in the Platysteiridae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Kenya, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical swamps, and moist savanna. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Platysteiridae
Genus:
  Dyaphorophyia

Scientific:
  Dyaphorophyia hormophora

Citation:
  Reichenow, 1901

Reference:
  J.Orn. 49, p. 285

Protonym:
  Diaphorophyia hormophora

Avibase ID:
  E366E35F58645131

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E366E35F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916542

Geographic range:

  • Dyaphorophyia hormophora: Sierra Leone to Togo
English:
West African Wattle-eye
German:
Halsband-Lappenschnäpper
Spanish:
Batis carunculado acollarado
French:
Pririt du Togo
Japanese:
nishiafurikameganehitaki
Japanese:
ニシアフリカメガネヒタキ
Dutch:
Witneklelvliegenvanger
Norwegian:
Halsbåndpløsøye
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Halsbandpløsauge
Polish:
krępaczek naszyjnikowy
Slovak:
strakošík západný
Swedish:
vithalsat fliköga
Chinese:
白额鵙鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
West African Wattle-eye ( Dyaphorophyia hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
West African Wattle-eye ( Platysteira hormophora) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Platysteira castanea hormophora [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Dyaphorophyia [castanea or hormophora] (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


German: Halsband-Lappenschnäpper
English: Upper Guinea Chestnut Wattle-eye, West African Wattle-eye
English (IOC): West African Wattle-eye
Spanish: Batis carunculado acollarado
Spanish (Spain): Batis-carunculado acollarado
Spanish (HBW): West African Wattle-eye
French: Pririt de Guinée, Pririt du Togo
Japanese: nishiafurikameganehitaki
Japanese: ニシアフリカメガネヒタキ
Scientific: Diaphorophyia castanea hormophora, Diaphorophyia hormophora, Dyaphorophyia castanea hormophora, Dyaphorophyia hormophora, Dyaphorophyta castanea hormophora, Platysteira castanea hormophora, Platysteira hormophora
Dutch: Witneklelvliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Halsbandpløsauge
Norwegian: Halsbåndpløsøye
Polish: krępaczek naszyjnikowy
Slovak: strakošík západný
Serbian: Zapadnoafrička resooka
Swedish: vithalsat fliköga
Chinese: 白额鵙鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 西非眼瘤鶲

Avibase has been visited 281,685,888 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy