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Japanese Waxwing

Bombycilla japonica (von Siebold, PF, 1824)

The Japanese Waxwing (Bombycilla japonica) is a fairly small passerine bird of the waxwing family found in north-east Asia. It feeds mainly on fruit and berries but also eats insects during the summer. The nest is a cup of twigs lined with grass and moss which is built in a tree. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Bombycillidae
Genus:
  Bombycilla

Scientific:
  Bombycilla japonica

Citation:
  (von Siebold, PF, 1824)

Reference:
  Hist.Nat.Jap. p.13,note

Protonym:
  Bombycivora japonica

Avibase ID:
  F13AA87F365F7687

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F13AA87F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 558908


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Bombycilla japonica: SE Siberia and n Manchuria; winters to s China and Ryukyu Is.
English:
Japanese Waxwing
Czech:
brkoslav japonský
German:
Blutseidenschwanz
Danish:
Japansk Silkehale
Spanish:
Ampelis Japonés
Finnish:
japanintilhi
French:
Jaseur du Japon
Italian:
Beccofrusone del Giappone
Japanese:
hirenjaku
Japanese:
ヒレンジャク
Dutch:
Japanse Pestvogel
Norwegian:
Amursidensvans
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Amursidensvans
Polish:
jemioluszka japonska
Portuguese:
Tagarela–japonês
Russian:
Амурский свиристель
Slovak:
chochláč tajgový
Swedish:
amursidensvans
Ukrainian:
Омелюх східноазійський
Chinese:
小太平鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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):
Jaseur du Japon ( Bombycilla japonica)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Jaseur du Japon ( Bombycilla japonica)
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 2015:
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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:
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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 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):
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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 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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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 6.1:
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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:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Japanese Waxwing ( Bombycilla japonica)
Oriental Bird Club:
Japanese Waxwing ( Bombycilla japonica)
James Lee Peters:
Bombycilla japonica
James Lee Peters (original):
Bombycilla japonica
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Bombycilla japonica
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Japanese Waxwing ( Bombycilla japonica)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Japanese Waxwing ( Bombycilla japonica)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Japanese Waxwing ( Bombycilla japonica)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bombycilla japonica
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Bombycilla japonica

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: ocell sedós del Japó
Czech: Brkoslav japonský
Danish: Japansk Silkehale
German: Blutseidenschwanz, Blut-Seidenschwanz, Japanischer Seidenschwanz
English: Japanese Waxwing
English (IOC): Japanese Waxwing
Spanish: Ampelis europeo, Ampelis Japonés
Spanish (Spain): Ampelis Japonés
Spanish (HBW): Japanese Waxwing
Estonian: amuuri siidisaba
Finnish: Japanintilhi
French: Jaseur boréal japonais, Jaseur du Japon
Hungarian: amuri csonttollú
Italian: Beccofrusone del Giappone, Beccofrusone giapponese
Japanese: hirenjaku, Hi-renjaku, hoya-dori
Japanese: ヒレンジャク, ホヤドリ
Japanese (Kanji): ほや鳥, 緋連雀
Kazakh: Амур самыры
Korean: 홍여새
Korean (Transliteration): hong-yeo-sae
Scientific: Bombycilla japonica, Bombycivora japonica
Lithuanian: Japoninis svirbelis
Latvian: Japānas zīdaste
Mongolian: Наран энхэтбялзуухай, Хар мөрний энхэт бялзуухай
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠨᠠᠷᠠᠨ ᠡᠩᠬᠡᠳᠣ ᠪᠢᠯᠵᠣᠣᠬᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠣᠯᠠᠭᠠᠠ ᠡᠩᠬᠡᠲᠣ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Улаан Энхэт
Mongolian (Transliteration): khar mörni eŋkhet byalzuukhai, naraŋ eŋkhet-byalzuukhai, ulaaŋ eŋkhet
Dutch: Japansche Pestvogel, Japanse Pestvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Amursidensvans
Norwegian: Amursidensvans
Polish: jemioluszka japonska, jemiołuszka japonska, jemiołuszka japońska
Pinyin: shí-èr hóng, xiǎo tàipíng-niǎo, zhū lián-què
Portuguese: Tagarela–japonês
Russian: Амурский свиристель, Свиристель японский, Японский свиристель
Slovak: chochláč tajgový
Serbian: Japanska kugara
Swedish: Amursidensvans
Ukrainian: Омелюх східноазійський
Vietnamese: Cánh sáp Nhật Bản
Chinese: 十二红, 小太平鳥, 小太平鸟, 小太平鸟十二红, 朱連雀
Chinese (Traditional): 十二紅, 小太平鳥, 朱連雀, 朱連雀〔紅尾太平鳥〕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 朱連雀
Chinese (Taiwan): 十二红, 小太平鸟, 朱连雀

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