Bird checklists - taxonomy - distribution - maps - links
Welcome Guest

Login:
Password:

Plain-backed Pipit
Anthus leucophrys Vieillot, 1818
summary   taxon grid   map   eBird   Wikipedia   NatureServe   ITIS   Birdlife   Flickr   Audio   More links



(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Motacillidae
Genus:
  Anthus

Scientific:
  Anthus leucophrys

Citation:
  Vieillot, 1818

Reference:
  Nouv.Dict.Hist.Nat. 26 p.502

Protonym:
  Anthus leucophrys

Avibase ID:
  ECC3F122FD09C14F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/ECC3F122

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558652

Geographic range:

  • Anthus leucophrys leucophrys: Mozambique to Swaziland, Lesotho and South Africa
  • Anthus leucophrys ansorgei: S Mauritania to Senegambia and Guinea-Bissau
  • Anthus leucophrys zenkeri: southern Mali and Guinea to southwestern Sudan and South Sudan south to northern Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, western Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, and northwestern Tanzania
  • Anthus leucophrys gouldii: Sierra Leone to Liberia and Ivory Coast
  • Anthus leucophrys omoensis: southeastern Sudan, eastern South Sudan, Eritrea, and northern and western Ethiopia
  • Anthus leucophrys tephridorsus: S Angola to sw Zambia, ne Namibia and nw Botswana
  • Anthus leucophrys bohndorffi: Angola to s Democratic Republic of the Congo, se Gabon, Zambia, n Malawi and Tanzania
  • Anthus leucophrys goodsoni: C and sw Kenya to extreme n Tanzania
  • Anthus leucophrys saphiroi: SE Ethiopia and nw Somalia
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Plain-backed Pipit
Czech:
  linduška hnědohřbetá
German:
  Braunrückenpieper
Danish:
  Afrikansk Storpiber
Spanish:
  Bisbita Liso
Finnish:
  sänkikirvinen
French:
  Pipit à dos uni
Italian:
  Pispola dorsouniforme
Japanese:
  chairotahibari
Japanese:
  チャイロタヒバリ
Dutch:
  Bruinrugpieper
Norwegian:
  Brannpiplerke
Polish:
  swiergotek gladki
Portuguese:
  Petinha de dorso liso
Russian:
  Буроспинный гигантский конёк
Slovak:
  ľabtuška hnedochrbtá
Swedish:
  brunryggig piplärka
Chinese:
  纯背鹨


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Pipit à dos uni ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Pipit à dos uni ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Anthus leucophrys [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Plain-backed Pipit ( Anthus leucophrys) [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Anthus leucophrys [version 3]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Anthus leucophrys [version 3]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Anthus [leucophrys or vaalensis] (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

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3  4 


Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Donkerkoester
Catalan: piula llisa
Czech: Linduška hnedohrbetá, linduška hnědohřbetá
Danish: Afrikansk Storpiber, Brunrygget Piber
German: Braunrückenpieper
English: Plain backed Pipit, Plainbacked Pipit, Plain-backed Pipit
Spanish: Bisbita de Lomo Descolorido, Bisbita Liso
Estonian: kõrrekiur
Finnish: Sänkikirvinen
French: Pipit à dos non strié, Pipit à dos roux, Pipit à dos uni
Hungarian: barnahátú pityer
Italian: Calandro dai sopraccigli bianchi, Pispola dorsouniforme
Japanese: chairotahibari
Japanese: チャイロタヒバリ
Latin: Anthus gouldii, Anthus leucophrys, Anthus leucophrys leucophrys, Anthus pyrrhonotha
Lithuanian: Vienspalvis kalviukas
Dutch: Bruinrugpieper
Norwegian: Brannpiplerke
Polish: swiergotek gladki, świergotek gładki
Portuguese: Petinha de dorso liso, Petinha-de-dorso-liso
Russian: Буроспинный гигантский конёк
Slovak: ľabtuška hnedochrbtá
Sotho, Southern: Tšase
Swedish: brunryggig piplärka, Gräspiplärka
Swahili: Kipimanjia Mgongo-mweupe
Tsonga: Xihitagadzi
Ukrainian: щеврик-велет
Xhosa: Icelu
Chinese: 纯背鹨
Chinese (Traditional): 純背鷚
Zulu: umNgcelekeshu

 

         

Avibase has been visited 277,846,703 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy