Your login:

Password:

Stay signed in

Enter your login name or your email address and click on Send reminder to receive a reminder by email.


Welcome Guest

Brown-backed Whistler

Pachycephala modesta (De Vis, 1894)

The Brown-backed Whistler (Pachycephala modesta) is a species of bird in the Pachycephalidae family. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Source: Wikipedia




(0 votes)
Photo powered by flickr.com.


Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pachycephalidae
Genus:
  Pachycephala

Scientific:
  Pachycephala modesta

Citation:
  (De Vis, 1894)

Reference:
  AnnualRep.Brit.NewGuinea(1893-1894) App.EE p.101

Protonym:
  Poecilodryas modesta

Avibase ID:
  F1D4D8D5C2DC92FC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F1D4D8D5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561769

Geographic range:

  • Pachycephala modesta modesta: Herzog Mountains and mountains of se New Guinea
  • Pachycephala modesta hypoleuca: New Guinea (Sepik and Saruwaged mountains)
  • Pachycephala modesta telefolminensis: Central New Guinea (Victor Emanuel and Hindenburg mts.)
English:
Brown-backed Whistler
Czech:
pištec horský
German:
Braunrücken-Dickkopf
Danish:
Brunrygget Fløjter
Spanish:
Silbador Modesto
Finnish:
vuoriviheltäjä
French:
Siffleur modeste
Italian:
Zufolatore dorsobruno
Japanese:
komozuhitaki
Japanese:
コモズヒタキ
Dutch:
Bruinrugfluiter
Norwegian:
Brunryggplystrer
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Brunryggplystrar
Polish:
fletówka brazowogrzbieta
Russian:
Буроспинный свистун
Slovak:
hlaváčik hnedochrbtý
Swedish:
brunryggig visslare
Ukrainian:
Свистун буроспинний
Chinese:
褐背啸鹟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Siffleur modeste ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Siffleur modeste ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pachycephala modesta [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pachycephala modesta [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pachycephala modesta [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Brown-backed Whistler ( Pachycephala modesta) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pachycephala modesta [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pachycephala modesta [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

Your sightings

You must be logged in to view your sighting details. To register to myAvibase click here.

Related taxa

Other synonyms


Catalan: xiuladora modesta
Czech: Pištec horský
Danish: Brunrygget Fløjter
German: Braunrücken-Dickkopf
English: Brown backed Whistler, Brown-baced whistler, Brown-backed Whistler
English (IOC): Brown-backed Whistler
Spanish: Chiflador de Espalda Castaña, Silbador Modesto
Spanish (Spain): Silbador Modesto
Spanish (HBW): Brown-backed Whistler
Finnish: Vuoriviheltäjä
French: Pachycéphale à dos brun, Siffleur modeste
Italian: Zufolatore dorsobruno
Japanese: komozuhitaki
Japanese: コモズヒタキ
Scientific: Pachycephala modesta, Pachycephala modesta modesta, Poecilodryas modesta
Lithuanian: Rudnugaris švilpikas
Dutch: Bruinrugfluiter
Norwegian Nynorsk: Brunryggplystrar
Norwegian: Brunryggplystrer
Polish: fletówka brazowogrzbieta, fletówka brązowogrzbieta
Russian: Буроспинный свистун
Slovak: hlaváčik hnedochrbtý
Swedish: Brunryggad visslare, brunryggig visslare
Tai: Martin-Divan
Ukrainian: Свистун буроспинний
Chinese: 褐背啸鹟
Chinese (Traditional): 褐背嘯鶲

Avibase has been visited 280,235,704 times since 24 June 2003. © Denis Lepage | Privacy policy