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Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo

Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus] (= Dicrurus paradiseus) (Linnaeus, 1766)




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Dicruridae
Genus:
  Dicrurus

Scientific:
  Dicrurus paradiseus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.172

Protonym:
  Cuculus paradiseus

Avibase ID:
  F2FD439D2AE6E7A0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F2FD439D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559773

Geographic range:

  • Dicrurus paradiseus paradiseus: S India to s Thailand and Indochina
  • Dicrurus paradiseus grandis: N India to n Myanmar and n Vietnam
  • Dicrurus paradiseus rangoonensis: Central India to s Myanmar, w Thailand and Indochina
  • Dicrurus paradiseus johni: Hainan (s China)
  • Dicrurus paradiseus hypoballus: northern Thai-Malay Peninsula; broadly intergrades with platurus
  • Dicrurus paradiseus platurus: southern Thai-Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, and adjacent islands
  • Dicrurus paradiseus ceylonicus: Sri Lanka
  • Dicrurus paradiseus otiosus: Andaman Islands
  • Dicrurus paradiseus nicobariensis: Nicobar Islands
  • Dicrurus paradiseus banguey: Islands off north Borneo
  • Dicrurus paradiseus brachyphorus: Borneo
  • Dicrurus paradiseus microlophus: North Natuna Islands
  • Dicrurus paradiseus formosus: Java
  • Dicrurus lophorinus: W Sri Lanka
  • Show more...
English:
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo
Czech:
drongo vlajkový
German:
Flaggendrongo
Danish:
Stor Pragtdrongo
Spanish:
Drongo de Cola Raqueta Grande
Finnish:
viiridrongo
French:
Drongo à raquettes ou D. drongup
Italian:
Drongo codaracchetta maggiore
Japanese:
kazariouchuu
Japanese:
カザリオウチュウ
Dutch:
Vlaggendrongo
Norwegian:
Dragedrongo
Polish:
dziwogon rajski
Russian:
Ракетохвостый дронго
Slovak:
drongo zástavkový
Swedish:
Större vimpeldrongo
Ukrainian:
Дронго великий
Chinese:
大盘尾


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo ( Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Drongo à raquettes ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Drongo à raquettes ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Greater Racquet-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Dicrurus paradiseus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Dicrurus paradiseus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Dicrurus paradiseus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo ( Dicrurus paradiseus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Dicrurus paradiseus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Bengali: বড় রেকেটফিঙে
Czech: Drongo vlajkový
Danish: Stor Pragtdrongo
German: Flaggendrongo
English: Flag-tailed Drongo, Greater Racket tailed Drongo, Greater Racket-tailed Drongo, Greater Racket-tailed or Sri Lanka Drongo, Greater Racquet-tailed Drongo, Large Racquet-tailed Drongo
Spanish: Drongo de Cola Raqueta Grande
Estonian: paradiisidrongo
Finnish: Viiridrongo
French: Drongo à raquettes, Drongo à raquettes ou D. drongup, Grand Drongo à raquettes
Hungarian: paradicsomdrongó
Indonesian: Burung Srigunting Batu, Saeran bandera batu, Srigunting Batu
Italian: Drongo codaracchetta maggiore, Drongo del Paradiso
Japanese: kazari-ōchū, kazariouchuu
Japanese: カザリオウチュウ
Japanese (Kanji): 飾り烏秋
Scientific: Cuculus paradiseus, Dicrurus [paradiseus or lophorinus], Dicrurus paradiseus, Dicrurus paradiseus paradiseus
Lithuanian: Didysis rojinis drongas
Malayalam: കാടുമുഴക്കി  
Malay: Burung Anting-anting, Burung Cecawi, Burung Cecawi Kera, Burung Hamba Kera, Cecawi Anting-Anting, Checawi
Dutch: Vlaggendrongo
Norwegian: Dragedrongo
Polish: Drongo rajski, dziwogon rajski
Pinyin: dà pán wěi
Russian: Ракетохвостый дронго
Slovak: Drongo zástavkavý, drongo zástavkový
Swedish: Större vimpeldrongo
Tamil: Thuduppu Vaal Karichaan
Thai: นกแซงแซวหางบ่วงใหญ่
Thai (Transliteration): nók saeeŋ-saeew hăaŋ-bùaŋ yày
Ukrainian: Дронго великий
Vietnamese: Chèo bẻo cờ lớn, Chim Chèo bẻo cờ, Chim Chèo bẻo cờ đuôi chẻ
Chinese: 大盘尾
Chinese (Traditional): 大盤尾

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