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Red-headed Quelea

Quelea erythrops (Hartlaub, 1848)

The Red-headed Quelea (Quelea erythrops) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Ploceidae
Genus:
  Quelea

Scientific:
  Quelea erythrops

Citation:
  (Hartlaub, 1848)

Reference:
  Rev.Zool. 11 p.109 cdP

Protonym:
  Ploceus erythrops

Avibase ID:
  F8041931EBD03502

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F8041931

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562668

Geographic range:

  • Quelea erythrops: Grasslands of Africa south of the Sahara
English:
Red-headed Quelea
Czech:
snovač rudohlavý
German:
Rotkopfweber
Danish:
Rødhovedet Quelea
Spanish:
Quelea Cabecirrojo
Finnish:
punahuppukutoja
French:
Travailleur à tête rouge
Italian:
Quelea testarossa
Japanese:
zuakakouyouchou
Japanese:
ズアカコウヨウチョウ
Dutch:
Roodkopwever
Norwegian:
Rødhettevever
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudhettevevar
Polish:
wiklacz czerwonolicy
Portuguese:
Quelea de cabeca vermelha
Russian:
Красноголовый ткачик
Slovak:
pletiarka poľná
Swedish:
rödhuvad vävare
Ukrainian:
Квелія червоноголова
Chinese:
红头奎利亚雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Travailleur à tête rouge ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Travailleur à tête rouge ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
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 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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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 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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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:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Quelea erythrops [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Quelea erythrops [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Quelea erythrops [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Red-headed Quelea ( Quelea erythrops) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Quelea erythrops [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Quelea erythrops [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Rooikopkwelea
Catalan: quelea cap-roig, Teixidor carpó roig, Teixidor carpó-roig
Czech: snovač rudoh;avý, snovač rudohlavý, Snovatec rudohlavý
Danish: Rødhovedet Quelea, Rødhovedet Væver
German: Rotkopfweber
English: Poker-head, Red headed Quelea, Red-headed Dioch, Redheaded Quelea, Red-headed Quelea
English (IOC): Red-headed Quelea
English (Kenya): Red-headed Quelea
Spanish: Quelea Cabecirrojo, Quelea de Cabeza Roja
Spanish (Spain): Quelea Cabecirrojo
Spanish (HBW): Red-headed Quelea
Finnish: Punahuppukutoja
French: Quéléa à tête rouge, Tisserin à tête rouge, Travailleur à tête rouge
Hungarian: pirosfejű szövőmadár
Italian: Quelea testarossa
Japanese: zuakakouyouchou
Japanese: ズアカコウヨウチョウ
Scientific: Ploceus erythrops, Quelea erythrops
Lithuanian: raudongalvis raudonsnapis audėjas
Dutch: Roodkopwever
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudhettevevar
Norwegian: Rødhettevever, Rødhodet vever
Polish: wiklacz czerwonolicy, wikłacz czerwonolicy
Portuguese: Quelea de cabeca vermelha, Quelea-de-cabeca-vermelha, Quelea-de-cabeça-vermelha
Portuguese (Portugal): Pardal-de-cabeça-vermelha
Russian: Красноголовый красноклювый ткач, Красноголовый ткачик
Slovak: pletiarka poľná
Serbian: Crvenoglava kvelea
Swedish: Rödhuvad vävare
Swahili: Kwelea Kichwa-chekundu
Ukrainian: Квелія червоноголова
Chinese: 红头奎利亚雀
Chinese (Traditional): 紅頭奎利亞雀

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