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Black-winged Cuckooshrike

Lalage melaschistos (Hodgson, BH 1836)

The black-winged cuckooshrike or lesser grey cuckooshrike or dark grey cuckooshrike is a species of cuckooshrike found in South to Southeast Asia. Despite the name, they (cuckooshrikes) are unrelated to shrikes or cuckoos. They have broad based bills with grey upper parts, black wings, white vent, graduated white-tipped tails, black bills and legs. Females are overall lighter in all taxa. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Campephagidae
Genus:
   Lalage
Scientific:
  Lalage melaschistos


Original description

Citation:
  (Hodgson, BH 1836)

Reference:
   India Rev. J. For. Sci. Arts 1 p.328

Protonym:
  Volvocivora melaschistos

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/218190#page/344/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FAE71B8FB79BE417

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FAE71B8F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FAE71B8F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559463

Geographic range:

  • Lalage melaschistos melaschistos: N Pakistan, Himalayas and ne Indian subcontinent
  • Lalage melaschistos avensis: W China to c and s Myanmar, n Thailand and n Vietnam
  • Lalage melaschistos intermedia: C and s China and Taiwan; >Indochina
  • Lalage melaschistos saturata: N Vietnam and Hainan; >Indochina
English:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike
Catalan:
eruguera alanegra
Czech:
housenčík černokřídlý
Danish:
Sortvinget Gråfugl
German:
Trauerraupenfänger
Spanish:
Oruguero Alinegro
Spanish (Spain):
Oruguero Alinegro
Finnish:
kiinanlivertäjä
French:
Échenilleur ardoisé
Croatian:
mrki skovranj
Italian:
Averla cuculo alinere
Japanese (romaji):
asakurasanshoukui
Japanese:
アサクラサンショウクイ
Lithuanian:
Juodasparnis medšarkinis vikšralesys
Dutch:
Rouwrupsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartvenglarveetar
Norwegian:
Svartvingelarveeter
Polish:
gąsienicojad czarnoskrzydły
Portuguese:
lagarteiro-de-asa-preta
Russian:
Траурный личинкоед-свистун
Slovak:
húseničiarka čiernokrídla
Swedish:
svartvingad gråfågel
Ukrainian:
Шикачик чорнокрилий
Chinese:
暗灰鹃鵙
Chinese (Traditional):
黑翅山椒鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Échenilleur ardoisé ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Échenilleur ardoisé ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Black-winged Cuckoo-Shrike ( Coracina melaschista) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Black-winged Cuckoo-Shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Dark-grey Cuckoo Shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Dark-grey Cuckoo Shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Coracina melaschistos [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Coracina melaschistos [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Coracina melaschistos [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Coracina melaschistos) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Black-winged Cuckooshrike ( Lalage melaschistos) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coracina melaschistos [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Coracina melaschistos [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bengali: কালাপাখ কাবাসি
Catalan: eruguera alanegra
Czech: housenčík černokřídlý, Housencík tmavošedý
Danish: Sortvinget Gråfugl
German: Trauerraupenfänger, Trauer-Raupenfänger
English: Black-winged Cuckooshrike, Black-winged Cuckoo-shrike, Dark Cuckooshrike, Dark-gray Cuckoo Shrike, Dark-Gray Cuckooshrike, Dark-gray Cuckoo-shrike, Dark-grey Cuckoo Shrike, Dark-grey Cuckooshrike, Dark-grey Cuckoo-shrike, Large Cuckooshrike, Lesser cuckoo shrike, Lesser Cuckooshrike, Lesser Gray Cuckooshrike, Lesser Grey Cuckooshrike, Smaller Gray Cuckooshrike, Smaller Grey Cuckooshrike
English, HBW: Black-winged Cuckooshrike
English (IOC): Black-winged Cuckooshrike
English (United States): Black-winged Cuckooshrike
Spanish: Oruguero Alinegro, Oruguero Gris Oscuro
Spanish (Spain): Oruguero Alinegro
Spanish (HBW): Black-winged Cuckooshrike
Finnish: kiinankäpinkäinen, kiinanlivertäjä, Mustasiipikäpinkäinen
French: Échenilleur à ailes noires, Echenilleur ardoisé, Échenilleur ardoisé, Échenilleur gris
Croatian: mrki skovranj
Italian: Averla cuculo alinere, Coracina alinere
Japanese (romaji): asakura sanshō, asakura sanshō-kui, Asakura-sanshokui, asakurasanshoukui, Asakura-sanshoukui
Japanese: アサクラサンショウクイ
Japanese (Kanji): 朝倉山椒喰
Korean: 검은할미새사촌
Korean (Transliteration): geomeun-halmi-sae-sachon
Scientific: Coracina melaschista, Coracina melaschistos, Coracina melaschistos melaschistos, Lalage melaschistos, Lalage melaschistos melaschistos, Volvocivora melaschistos
Lithuanian: Juodasparnis medšarkinis vikšralesys
Latvian: melnspārnu dzegužčakste
Mongolian: хөх хөгчиг
Malay: Burung Kelabu Cina, Burung Sewah Sayap Hitam
Mongolian, Chakhar (Peripheral): хөх хөгчиг
Nepali: कालो विरहीचरी
Dutch: Rouwrupsvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartvenglarveetar
Norwegian: Svartvingelarveeter
Polish: gąsienicojad czarnoskrzydły, kruczyna czarnoskrzydla, kruczyna czarnoskrzydła
Pinyin: àn-huī juān-jú, hēi-chì shān-jiāo-niǎo, píng-wěi lóng-yǎn yàn
Portuguese: lagarteiro-de-asa-preta
Portuguese (Portugal): lagarteiro-d'asa-preta
Russian: Траурный личинкоед-свистун, Траурный сорокопутовый личинкоед
Slovak: húseničiarka čiernokrídla
Swedish: svartvingad gråfågel, Svartvingad nålfågel
Thai: นกเฉี่ยวบุ้งใหญ่
Thai (Transliteration): nók cʰìaw-bûŋ yày
Turkish: Kara kanatlı tırtılyiyen
Ukrainian: Шикачик чорнокрилий
Vietnamese: Chim Phường chèo xám, Phường chèo xám
Chinese: 平尾龙眼燕, 暗会鹃鵙, 暗灰娟鶪, 暗灰鵑鵙, 暗灰鹃, 暗灰鹃贝鸟, 暗灰鹃鵙, 黑翅山椒鳥
Chinese (Traditional): 平尾龍眼燕, 暗灰鵑鵙, 黑翅山椒鳥, 黑翅山椒鳥〔暗灰鵑鵙〕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黑翅山椒鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): 暗灰鹃, 黑翅山椒鸟

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