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Perplexing Scrubwren

Sericornis virgatus (Reichenow, 1915)

The Perplexing Scrubwren (Sericornis virgatus) is a bird species. Placed in the family Pardalotidae in the Sibley-Ahlquist taxonomy, this has met with opposition and indeed is now known to be wrong; they rather belong to the independent family Acanthizidae. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Acanthizidae
Genus:
  Sericornis

Scientific:
  Sericornis virgatus

Citation:
  (Reichenow, 1915)

Reference:
  J.Orn. 63 p.128

Protonym:
  Crateroscelis virgata

Avibase ID:
  F0C9C2A811DCA8B0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F0C9C2A8

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562927

Geographic range:

  • Sericornis virgatus virgatus: Vogelkop Mts. and n slopes of Sepik-Ramu river drainage
  • Sericornis virgatus jobiensis: Yapen I. (New Guinea)
English:
Perplexing Scrubwren
Czech:
střízlíkovec pralesní
German:
Sepiksericornis
Danish:
Busksanger
Spanish:
Sedosito Variable
French:
Séricorne mystérieux
Italian:
Scricciolo di macchia strano
Japanese:
akagaoyabumushikui
Japanese:
アカガオヤブムシクイ
Dutch:
Sepikstruiksluiper
Norwegian:
Iriankrattsmett
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Iriankrattsmett
Polish:
solnik oliwkowy
Russian:
Пёстрая кустовка
Slovak:
hodvábnička šplhavá
Swedish:
sepikbusksmyg
Ukrainian:
Кущовик новогвінейський
Chinese:
迷丝刺莺


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Séricorne mystérieux ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Perplexing Sericornis ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Perplexing Sericornis ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
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):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Perplexing Scrubwren ( Sericornis virgatus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Sericornis [nouhuysi or virgatus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3  4 

Other synonyms


Catalan: espineta misteriosa
Czech: střízlíkovec pralesní
Danish: Busksanger
German: Sepiksericornis
English: Perplexing Scrubwren, Perplexing Sericornis
English (IOC): Perplexing Scrubwren
Spanish: Sedosito Variable
Spanish (Spain): Sedosito Variable
Spanish (HBW): Perplexing Scrubwren
French: Séricorne de Sepik, Séricorne mystérieux
Indonesian: Sericornis Beragam, Sericornis berangan
Italian: Scricciolo di macchia strano
Japanese: akagaoyabumushikui
Japanese: アカガオヤブムシクイ
Scientific: Crateroscelis virgata, Sericornis beccarii virgatus, Sericornis magnirostra virgatus, Sericornis virgatus
Lithuanian: Pilkakrūtis serikornis
Dutch: Sepikstruiksluiper, Sepik-struiksluiper
Norwegian Nynorsk: Iriankrattsmett
Norwegian: Iriankrattsmett
Polish: solnik oliwkowy
Russian: Пёстрая кустовка
Slovak: hodvábnička šplhavá
Swedish: sepikbusksmyg
Ukrainian: Кущовик новогвінейський
Chinese: 迷丝刺莺
Chinese (Traditional): 混雜絲刺鶯

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