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Graceful Prinia

Prinia gracilis (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)

The graceful prinia is a small warbler. This prinia is a resident breeder in Northeast Africa and southern Asia, from Egypt and Somalia east to Saudi Arabia, where it is sometimes called streaked wren-warbler. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
   Prinia
Scientific:
  Prinia gracilis


Original description

Citation:
  (Lichtenstein, MHC, 1823)

Reference:
  Verz.Doubl.Zool.Mus.Berlin p.34

Protonym:
  S[ylvia]. gracilis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28229282


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F88857903FED0C26

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F8885790

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F8885790


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562441

Geographic range:

  • Prinia gracilis [gracilis or palestinae]: Nile Valley from northern Egypt south to southern Sudan; Red Sea coast of northeastern Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Djibouti, and northern Somalia; and the eastern Sinai Peninsula, Lebanon, southern Syria, eastern Israel, Jordan, and northwestern Saudi Arabia
  • Prinia gracilis ashi: southeastern Somalia (coast from ca 2° to 3° 30'N)
  • Prinia gracilis natronensis: N Egypt (Wadi el Natrun)
  • Prinia gracilis deltae: Egypt (Nile Delta) to Sinai and w Israel
  • Prinia gracilis yemenensis: coastal southwestern Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and southern Oman
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English:
Graceful Prinia
Czech:
prinie obecná
Danish:
Yndefuld Prinia
German:
Streifenprinie
Spanish:
Prinia Grácil
Spanish (Spain):
Prinia grácil
French:
Prinia gracile
Icelandic:
Rindilsöngvari
Norwegian:
alveprinia
Russian:
Изящная приния
Slovak:
prinia tamarišková
Serbian:
Egipatska prinija
Swedish:
streckig prinia


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Graceful Prinia ( Prinia gracilis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Graceful Prinia ( Prinia gracilis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Graceful Prinia ( Prinia gracilis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Prinia [gracilis or lepida] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Arabic: نِمْنِمَةٌ ذَنُوبٌ
Czech: prinie obecná
Danish: Yndefuld Prinia
German: Streifenprinie
Greek: (Κομψή) Πρινία
English: Graceful Prinia
English, HBW: Graceful Prinia
English (IOC): Graceful Prinia
English (United States): Graceful Prinia
Esperanto: Gracia prinio
Spanish: Prinia Grácil
Spanish (Spain): Prinia grácil
French: Prinia gracile
Hebrew: פשוש
Icelandic: Rindilsöngvari
Scientific: Prinia gracilis
Norwegian: alveprinia
Portuguese (Portugal): prínia-elegante
Russian: Изящная приния
Slovak: prinia tamarišková
Serbian: Egipatska prinija
Swedish: streckig prinia
Turkish: Dik Kuyruklu Ötleğen

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