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White-throated Swallow

Hirundo albigularis Strickland, 1849

The White-throated Swallow (Hirundo albigularis) is a small bird in the swallow family. It is a common species, found in southern Africa, which has benefited from the increased nesting opportunities presented by the construction of bridges and dams. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Hirundinidae
Genus:
  Hirundo

Scientific:
  Hirundo albigularis

Citation:
  Strickland, 1849

Reference:
  Contrib.Orn.[Jardine] 2 p."17-4" pl.15

Protonym:
  Hirundo albigularis

Avibase ID:
  E7755BD19436D44C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E7755BD1

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560457

Geographic range:

  • Hirundo albigularis: Angola to se Democratic Republic of the Congo, Botswana, Zambia, Malawi and South Africa
English:
White-throated Swallow
Czech:
vlaštovka jihoafrická
German:
Weißkehlschwalbe
Danish:
Hvidstrubet Svale
Spanish:
Golondrina Gorgiblanca
Finnish:
valkokurkkupääsky
French:
Hirondelle à gorge blanche
Icelandic:
Kverksvala
Italian:
Rondine golabianca
Japanese:
nodojirotsubame
Japanese:
ノドジロツバメ
Dutch:
Witkeelzwaluw
Norwegian:
Hvitstrupesvale
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitstrupesvale
Polish:
jaskólka bialogardla
Portuguese:
Andorinha azul de garganta branca
Russian:
Белогорлая ласточка
Slovak:
lastovička bielohrdlá
Swedish:
vitstrupesvala
Ukrainian:
Ластівка білогорла
Chinese:
白喉燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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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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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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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Hirondelle à gorge blanche ( Hirundo albigularis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Hirondelle à gorge blanche ( Hirundo albigularis) [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 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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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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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 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 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):
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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 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
Hirundo albigularis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (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 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hirundo albigularis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Hirundo albigularis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Witkeelswael
Catalan: oreneta golablanca
Czech: Vlaštovka jihoafrická
Danish: Hvidstrubet Svale
German: Weißkehlschwalbe
English: White throated Swallow, Whitethroated Swallow, White-throated Swallow
English (IOC): White-throated Swallow
Spanish: Golondrina de Garganta Blanca, Golondrina Gorgiblanca, Golondrina gorjiblanca
Spanish (Spain): Golondrina Gorgiblanca
Spanish (HBW): White-throated Swallow
Estonian: valgekurk-suitsupääsuke
Finnish: Valkokurkkupääsky
French: Hirondelle à gorge blanche
Icelandic: Kverksvala
Italian: Rondine golabianca
Japanese: nodojirotsubame
Japanese: ノドジロツバメ
Kwangali: Sisampamema
Scientific: Hirundo albicularis, Hirundo albigularis, Hirundo albigularis microptera
Lithuanian: Baltagurklė šelmeninė kregždė
Dutch: Witkeelzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitstrupesvale
Norwegian: Hvitstrupesvale
Polish: jaskólka bialogardla, jaskółka białogardła
Portuguese: Andorinha azul de garganta branca, Andorinha-azul-de-garganta-branca, Andorinha-de-garganta-branca
Russian: Белогорлая (настоящая) ласточка, Белогорлая ласточка
Slovak: lastovička bielohrdlá
Shona: Nyenganyenga
Serbian: Belogrla lasta
Sotho, Southern: Lefokotsane
Swedish: Vitstrupesvala
Swahili: Mbayuwayu Koo-jeupe
Tswana: Pêolwane
Tsonga: Mbawulwana
Ukrainian: Ластівка білогорла
Xhosa: Inkonjane
Chinese: 白喉燕
Chinese (Traditional): 白喉燕
Zulu: iNkonjane

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