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Short-tailed Pipit

Anthus brachyurus Sundevall, 1850

The Short-tailed Pipit (Anthus brachyurus) is a species of bird in the Motacillidae family. It is found in Angola, Burundi, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland and subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
  Anthus

Scientific:
  Anthus brachyurus

Citation:
  Sundevall, 1850

Reference:
  Oefv.Vet.-Akad.Forh. 7 p.100 ? yr ydP

Protonym:
  Anthus brachyurus

Avibase ID:
  E6629C69D319544F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E6629C69

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558637

Geographic range:

  • Anthus brachyurus brachyurus: Grasslands of s Mozambique and e South Africa
  • Anthus brachyurus leggei: SE Gabon to Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, w Uganda and Zambia to e S Africa
English:
Short-tailed Pipit
Czech:
linduška krátkoocasá
German:
Kurzschwanzpieper
Danish:
Korthalet Piber
Spanish:
Bisbita Colicorto
Finnish:
pikkukirvinen
French:
Pipit à queue courte
Italian:
Pispola codacorta
Japanese:
himetahibari
Japanese:
ヒメタヒバリ
Dutch:
Kortstaartpieper
Norwegian:
Korthalepiplerke
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Korthalepiplerke
Polish:
swiergotek krótkoogonowy
Portuguese:
Petinha-rabicurta
Russian:
Короткохвостый конёк
Slovak:
ľabtuška krátkochvostá
Swedish:
kortstjärtad piplärka
Ukrainian:
Щеврик короткохвостий
Chinese:
短尾鹨


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
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 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):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
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):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pipit à queue courte ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pipit à queue courte ( Anthus brachyurus) [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 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
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 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 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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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 and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
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 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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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:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Anthus brachyurus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Anthus brachyurus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Anthus brachyurus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Short-tailed Pipit ( Anthus brachyurus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus brachyurus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anthus brachyurus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Kortstertkoester
Catalan: piula cuacurta
Czech: Linduška krátkoocasá
Danish: Korthalet Piber
German: Kurzschwanzpieper
English: Short tailed Pipit, Shorttailed Pipit, Short-tailed Pipit
English (IOC): Short-tailed Pipit
Spanish: Bisbita Colicorto, Bisbita de Cola Corta
Spanish (Spain): Bisbita Colicorto
Spanish (HBW): Short-tailed Pipit
Estonian: lühisaba-kiur
Finnish: Pikkukirvinen
French: Pipit à queue courte, Pipit cafre
Hungarian: rövidfarkú pityer
Italian: Pispola codacorta
Japanese: himetahibari
Japanese: ヒメタヒバリ
Scientific: Anthus brachyurus, Anthus brachyurus brachyurus, Anthus leggei
Lithuanian: Trumpauodegis kalviukas
Dutch: Kortstaartpieper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Korthalepiplerke
Norwegian: Korthalepiplerke
Polish: swiergotek krótkoogonowy, świergotek krótkoogonowy
Portuguese: Petinha-rabicurta
Russian: Короткохвостый конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška krátkochvostá
Serbian: Kratkorepa trepteljka
Swedish: Kortstjärtad piplärka
Swahili: Kipimanjia Mkia-mfupi
Ukrainian: Щеврик короткохвостий
Chinese: 短尾鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 短尾鷚

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