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Ellis's Sandpiper

Prosobonia ellisi Sharpe, RB 1906

The Moorea sandpiper is an extinct member of the large wader family Scolopacidae that was endemic to the Moorea in French Polynesia, where the locals called it te-te in the Tahitian language. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Scolopacidae
Genus:
   Prosobonia
Scientific:
  Prosobonia ellisi


Original description

Citation:
  Sharpe, RB 1906

Reference:
   Bull. Brit. Orn. Club 16 p.86

Protonym:
  Prosobonia ellisi

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/100946#page/112/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F1D2DE727BE62B34

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F1D2DE72

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F1D2DE72


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824114


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Prosobonia ellisi: Extinct. Formerly Moorea (Society Islands); not reported since it was discovered in 1777
English:
Ellis's Sandpiper
Catalan:
Xivita de Tahití
Czech:
vodoušek rezavobrvý
Danish:
Hvidvinget Klire
German:
Moorea-Südseeläufer
Spanish:
Andarrios de Moorea
Spanish (Spain):
Andarrios de Moorea
Finnish:
mooreansirri
French:
Bécasseau d'Ellis
Croatian:
riđotrba prutka
Italian:
Piro-piro di Ellis
Japanese (romaji):
mo-reashigi
Japanese:
モーレアシギ
Lithuanian:
Baltasparnis tilvikas
Dutch:
Mooreastrandloper
Norwegian:
mooreasnipe
Polish:
brodźczyk rudobrewy
Portuguese:
pilrito-de-moorea
Russian:
Муреанский атолльник
Slovak:
pobrežník tahitský
Serbian:
Sprutka sa ostrva Murea
Swedish:
mooreasnäppa
Ukrainian:
Куліга моорейська
Chinese:
莫岛矶鹬
Chinese (Traditional):
木雷亞島鷸


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Ellis's Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-winged Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Chevalier d'Ellis ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Moorean Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Moorea Sandpiper ( Prosobonia ellisi) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Prosobonia ellisi [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Prosobonia ellisi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: fossil species (extinct)

This taxon is a subspecies of Prosobonia [leucoptera or ellisi]

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Xivita de Tahití
Czech: vodoušek rezavobrvý
Danish: Hvidvinget Klire
German: Moorea-Südseeläufer, Weißflügelsüdseeläufer
English: Ellis's Sandpiper, Moorea Sandpiper, Moorean Sandpiper, White-winged sandpiper
English, HBW: Moorea Sandpiper
English (IOC): Moorea Sandpiper
English (United States): Moorea Sandpiper
Esperanto: Blankaflugila tringo
Spanish: Andarrios de Moorea, Andarríos de Moorea, Gallineta de Alas Blancas
Spanish (Spain): Andarrios de Moorea, Andarrios de Moorea (ellsi)
Spanish (HBW): Moorea Sandpiper
Estonian: moorea tilder
Finnish: mooreansirri
French: Bécasseau d'Ellis, Chevalier d'Ellis
Croatian: riđotrba prutka
Italian: Piro-piro di Ellis
Japanese (romaji): mo-reashigi
Japanese: モーレアシギ
Scientific: Prosnobia ellisi, Prosobonia ellisi
Lithuanian: Baltasparnis tilvikas
Dutch: Mooreastrandloper
Norwegian: mooreasnipe
Polish: brodźczyk rudobrewy
Portuguese: pilrito-de-moorea
Portuguese (Portugal): maçarico-de-moorea
Russian: Моореанский песочник, Муреанский атолльник
Slovak: kalužiak tahitský, pobrežník tahitský
Serbian: Sprutka sa ostrva Murea
Swedish: mooreasnäppa, Moreasnäppa
Turkish: Moorea kumkuşu
Ukrainian: Куліга моорейська
Chinese: 莫岛矶鹬
Chinese (Traditional): 木雷亞島鷸

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