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Helmet Vanga

Euryceros prevostii Lesson, 1831

The helmet vanga is a distinctive-looking bird of the vanga family, Vangidae, and is classified in its own genus, Euryceros. It is mainly blue-black, with rufous wings and a huge arched blue bill. It is restricted to lowland and lower montane rainforests of northeastern Madagascar. Its diet is composed of invertebrates, predominantly insects. The species is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Vangidae
Genus:
   Euryceros
Scientific:
  Euryceros prevostii


Original description

Citation:
  Lesson, 1831

Reference:
  Ann.Sci.Nat. p.422 pl.12

Protonym:
  Euryceros prevostii

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6096159


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E5EC5D3896B9041B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E5EC5D38

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E5EC5D38


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 560056


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Euryceros prevostii: Dense forests of ne Madagascar
English:
Helmet Vanga
Catalan:
vanga becgròs
Czech:
vanga přílbová
Danish:
Hjelmvanga
German:
Helmvanga
Spanish:
Vanga de Casco
Spanish (Spain):
Vanga de Casco
Finnish:
kypärävanga
French:
Eurycère de Prévost
Croatian:
krupnokljuna vanga
Hungarian:
sisakos vanga
Icelandic:
Hjálmvanga
Italian:
Vanga dall'elmo
Japanese (romaji):
herumettomozu
Japanese:
ヘルメットモズ
Lithuanian:
Šalminė vanga
Dutch:
Helmvanga
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Stornebbvanga
Norwegian:
Stornebbvanga
Polish:
hełmodziób
Portuguese:
Vanga-de-prévost
Russian:
Шлемоклювая ванга
Slovak:
vanga prilbozobá
Serbian:
Kljunorog vanga
Swedish:
hjälmvanga
Ukrainian:
Ванга товстодзьоба
Chinese:
盔鵙
Chinese (Traditional):
盔鵙


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Helmet Vanga ( Euryceros prevostii)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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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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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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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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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Eurycère de Prévost ( Euryceros prevostii)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Eurycère de Prévost ( Euryceros prevostii)
Clements 1st edition:
Helmetbird ( Euryceros prevostii)
Clements, version 2021:
Helmet Vanga ( Euryceros prevostii)
Clements 3rd edition:
Helmetbird ( Euryceros prevostii)
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. 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, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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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 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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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Helmetbird ( Euryceros prevostii)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Euryceros prevostii
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Euryceros prevostii
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Euryceros prevostii

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: vanga becgròs
Czech: Vanga prilbová, vanga přílbová
Danish: Hjelmvanga
German: Helmvanga
English: Helmet Bird, Helmet Vanga, Helmetbird, Helmeted Vanga
English, HBW: Helmet Vanga
English (IOC): Helmet Vanga
English (United States): Helmet Vanga
Esperanto: Prévost-eŭricero
Spanish: Vanga de Casco
Spanish (Spain): Vanga de Casco
Spanish (HBW): Helmet Vanga
Estonian: suurnokk-vanga
Finnish: Kypärävanga
French: Eurycère de Prévost
Croatian: krupnokljuna vanga
Hungarian: sisakos vanga
Icelandic: Hjálmvanga
Italian: Vanga dall'elmo
Japanese (romaji): herumettomozu
Japanese: ヘルメットモズ, ヘルメットモヅ
Scientific: Euryceros prevostii
Lithuanian: Šalminė vanga
Malagasy: patsatsatrala, Siketribe
Dutch: Helmvanga
Norwegian Nynorsk: Stornebbvanga
Norwegian: Stornebbvanga
Polish: helmodziób, Hełmodziob, hełmodziób, Tarczonos
Portuguese: Vanga-de-prévost
Portuguese (Portugal): vanga-de-capacete
Russian: Толстоклювая ванга, Шлемоклювая ванга, Шлемоносная ванга
Slovak: vanga prilbozobá
Serbian: Kljunorog vanga, Vanga sa šlemom
Swedish: Hjälmvanga
Turkish: Satır gagalı vanga
Ukrainian: Ванга товстодзьоба
Chinese: 盔鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 盔鵙

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