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Eastern Chanting-Goshawk

Melierax poliopterus Cabanis, 1868

The Eastern (Pale) Chanting Goshawk or Somali Chanting Goshawk (Melierax poliopterus) is a bird of prey of East Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Melierax

Scientific:
  Melierax poliopterus

Citation:
  Cabanis, 1868

Reference:
  J.Orn. 16 p.413

Protonym:
  Melierax poliopterus

Avibase ID:
  FA3A1F20C3A632BB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FA3A1F20

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175521

Geographic range:

  • Melierax poliopterus: SE Ethiopia and Somalia to e Uganda and n Tanzania
English:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk
Czech:
jestřáb východoafrický
German:
Weißbürzel-Singhabicht
Danish:
Somalisanghøg
Spanish:
Azor lagartijero somalí
Finnish:
somalianlauluhaukka
French:
Autour à ailes grises
Italian:
Atore cantante orientale
Japanese:
higashikoshijiroutaootaka
Japanese:
ヒガシコシジロウタオオタカ
Dutch:
Bleke Zanghavik
Norwegian:
Østsanghauk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Austsonghauk
Polish:
jastrzebiak popielaty
Portuguese:
Açor-canoro-de-asas-cinzentas
Russian:
Серый певчий ястреб
Slovak:
jastrabec spevavý
Swedish:
östlig sånghök
Ukrainian:
Яструб-крикун сірий
Chinese:
灰歌鹰


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Autour à ailes grises ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Autour à ailes grises ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Somali Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Somali Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Eastern Chanting-goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
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:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Eastern Chanting Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Meliërax musicus poliopterus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Melierax canorus poliopterus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Eastern Chanting-Goshawk ( Melierax poliopterus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melierax poliopterus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Melierax poliopterus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Melierax [canorus or poliopterus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Astor cantaire d'Àfrica oriental
Czech: Jestráb východoafrický, jestřáb východoafrický
Danish: Somalisanghøg
German: Somalisinghabicht, Weissbürzelsinghabicht, Weißbürzel-Singhabicht
English: Eastern Chanting Goshawk, Eastern Chanting-Goshawk, Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk, Pale Chanting Goshawk, Somali Chanting Goshawk, Somali chanting hawk, Somali Chanting-Goshawk
English (IOC): Eastern Chanting Goshawk
English (Kenya): Eastern Chanting Goshawk
Spanish: Azor Lagartijero Somalí, Azor-lagartijero Somalí
Spanish (Spain): Azor Lagartijero Somalí
Spanish (HBW): Eastern Chanting-Goshawk
Estonian: somaali laulukull
Finnish: somalianlauluhaukka, Somalinlauluhaukka
French: Autour à ailes grises
Hungarian: keleti éneklőhéja
Italian: Atore cantante orientale
Japanese: higashikoshijiroutaootaka
Japanese: ヒガシコシジロウタオオタカ
Scientific: Melierax canorus poliopterus, Meliërax musicus poliopterus, Melierax poliopterus
Lithuanian: Pilkasparnis giedvanagis
Dutch: Bleke Zanghavik
Norwegian Nynorsk: Austsonghauk
Norwegian: Østsanghauk
Polish: jastrzebiak popielaty, jastrzębiak popielaty
Portuguese: Açor-canoro-de-asas-cinzentas
Russian: Серый певчий ястреб
Slovak: jastrab bielotrtáčový, jastrabec spevavý
Serbian: Istočni jastreb pevač
Swedish: Östafrikansk blek sånghök, östlig sånghök
Swahili: Kizu Domo-njano
Ukrainian: Яструб-крикун сірий
Chinese: 灰歌鹰
Chinese (Traditional): 歌鷹

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