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Pygmy Swift

Tachornis furcata (Sutton, 1928)

The Pygmy Palm Swift (Tachornis furcata), also known as the Pygmy Swift, is a species of swift in the Apodidae family. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
  Tachornis

Scientific:
  Tachornis furcata

Citation:
  (Sutton, 1928)

Reference:
  Auk 45 p.135 pl.6

Protonym:
  Micropanyptila furcata

Avibase ID:
  F986369F04DB87D9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F986369F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554997

Geographic range:

  • Tachornis furcata furcata: Lowlands of ne Colombia and nw Venezuela
  • Tachornis furcata nigrodorsalis: Lowlands of w Venezuela
English:
Pygmy Swift
Czech:
rorýs drobný
German:
Däumlingssegler
Danish:
Dværgsejler
Spanish:
Vencejillo Venezolano
Finnish:
kääpiökiitäjä
French:
Martinet pygmée
Italian:
Rondone pigmeo
Japanese:
himeenbiamatsubame
Japanese:
ヒメエンビアマツバメ
Dutch:
Dwerggierzwaluw
Norwegian:
Zuliaseiler
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Zuliaseglar
Polish:
widlogonczyk maly
Russian:
Центральноамериканский карликовый стриж
Slovak:
dážďovník krpatý
Swedish:
dvärgpalmseglare
Ukrainian:
Серпокрилець-крихітка колумбійський
Chinese:
侏棕雨燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [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):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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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):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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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):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Martinet pygmée ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Martinet pygmée ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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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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Clements, version 2019:
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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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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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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):
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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):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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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 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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Pygmy Palm Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Micropanyptila furcata [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Micropanyptila furcata [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Micropanyptila furcata [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Pygmy Swift ( Tachornis furcata) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tachornis furcata [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tachornis furcata [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falciot de palmera cuaforcat
Czech: Rorýs drobný
Danish: Dværgsejler
German: Däumlingssegler, Däumlings-Segler
English: Pygmy Palm Swift, Pygmy Swift
English (IOC): Pygmy Palm Swift
Spanish: Vencejillo Venezolano, Vencejo Enano
Spanish (Colombia): Vencejo Enano
Spanish (Spain): Vencejillo Venezolano
Spanish (HBW): Pygmy Swift
Spanish (Venezuela): Vencejo Enano
Estonian: maracaibo palmipiiritaja
Finnish: Kääpiökiitäjä
French: Martinet pygmée
Hungarian: Daumling-sarlósfecske
Italian: Rondone delle palme pigmeo, Rondone pigmeo
Japanese: himeembiamatsubame, himeenbiamatsubame
Japanese: ヒメエンビアマツバメ
Scientific: Micropanyptila furcata, Tachornis furcata, Tachornis furcata furcata
Lithuanian: Centrinės Amerikos čiurlelis
Dutch: Dwerggierzwaluw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Zuliaseglar
Norwegian: Zuliaseiler
Polish: widlogonczyk maly, widłogończyk mały
Russian: Стриж карликовый, Центральноамериканский карликовый стриж
Slovak: dážďovník krpatý
Serbian: Patuljasta palmina čiopa
Swedish: dvärgpalmseglare, Maracaibodvärgseglare
Ukrainian: Серпокрилець-крихітка колумбійський
Chinese: 侏棕雨燕
Chinese (Traditional): 侏棕雨燕

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