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Siffling Cisticola

Cisticola brachypterus (Sharpe, 1870)

The Short-winged Cisticola (Cisticola brachypterus), also known as the Siffling Cisticola, is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.The Short winged Cisticola resembles a similar member of the Cisticola genus (the Neddicky) but lacks the rufous crown with a shorter tail and clear buff underparts Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cisticolidae
Genus:
  Cisticola

Scientific:
  Cisticola brachypterus

Citation:
  (Sharpe, 1870)

Reference:
  Ibis p.476 pl.14 fig.1

Protonym:
  Drymoeca brachyptera

Avibase ID:
  FBDCA962A03CC7E7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FBDCA962

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559313

Geographic range:

  • Cisticola brachypterus brachypterus: Senegal south to Liberia, east to to Central African Republic, western South Sudan, and northern Democratic Republic of the Congo, south to northern coastal Angola
  • Cisticola brachypterus zedlitzi: Eritrea and Ethiopian plateau
  • Cisticola brachypterus reichenowi: Extreme s Somalia to coastal Kenya and Tanzania
  • Cisticola brachypterus loanda: SE Democratic Republic of the Congo to w Zambia and interior Angola
  • Cisticola brachypterus hypoxanthus: northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, southern South Sudan, and northern Uganda
  • Cisticola brachypterus ankole: S Uganda to Rwanda, Burundi, adjacent e Democratic Republic of the Congo and nw Tanzania
  • Cisticola brachypterus katonae: Interior of Kenya and n Tanzania
  • Cisticola brachypterus kericho: SW Kenya (Kericho)
  • Cisticola brachypterus isabellinus: Central Tanzania to Mozambique, Zimbabwe and e Zambia
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English:
Siffling Cisticola
Czech:
cistovník drobný
German:
Kurzflügel-Zistensänger
Danish:
Kortvinget Cisticola
Spanish:
Cistícola Alicorto
Finnish:
latvusherttu
French:
Cisticole à ailes courtes
Italian:
Cisticola alicorte
Japanese:
kuchibuesekka
Japanese:
クチブエセッカ
Dutch:
Kortvleugelgraszanger
Norwegian:
Vislegressanger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Vislegrassongar
Polish:
chwastówka sawannowa
Portuguese:
Fuinha-d'asa-curta
Russian:
Короткокрылая цистикола
Slovak:
cistovník krátkokrídly
Swedish:
kortvingad cistikola
Ukrainian:
Таміка саванова
Chinese:
短翅扇尾莺


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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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):
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Cisticole à ailes courtes ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Cisticole à ailes courtes ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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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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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:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachyptera) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
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 2.10:
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Short-winged Cisticola ( Cisticola brachyptera) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Cisticola brachyptera [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Cisticola brachyptera [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cisticola brachyptera [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Siffling Cisticola ( Cisticola brachypterus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cisticola brachypterus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cisticola brachypterus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Kortvlerktinktinkie
Catalan: cistícola alacurta
Czech: Cistovník drobný
Danish: Kortvinget Cisticola
German: Kurzflügelcistensänger, Kurzflügel-Cistensänger, Kurzflügel-Zistensänger
English: Shortwing Grass-Warbler, Shortwinged Cisticola, Short-winged Cisticola, Siffling Cisticola, Siftling Cisticola
English (IOC): Short-winged Cisticola
English (Kenya): Siffling Cisticola
Spanish: Buitrón Chismoso, Cistícola Alicorto
Spanish (Spain): Cistícola Alicorto
Spanish (HBW): Siffling Cisticola
Finnish: Latvusheinäkerttu, latvusherttu
French: Cisticole à ailes courtes, Cisticole des savanes
Hungarian: rövidszárnyú szuharbújó
Italian: Beccamoschino alibrevi, Cisticola alicorte
Japanese: kuchibuesekka, nezumisekka
Japanese: クチブエセッカ, ネヅミセッカ
Scientific: Cisticola brachyptera, Cisticola brachypterus, Cisticola brachypterus brachypterus, Drymoeca brachyptera
Lithuanian: Trumpasparnė cistikola
Dutch: Kortvleugelgraszanger, Kortvleugel-graszanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Vislegrassongar
Norwegian: Vislegressanger
Polish: chwastówka sawannowa
Portuguese: Fuinha-d'asa-curta
Russian: Короткокрылая цистикола
Slovak: cistovník krátkokrídly
Swedish: kortvingad cistikola, Kortvingad grässångare
Swahili: Kidenenda Mpigamluzi
Ukrainian: Таміка саванова
Chinese: 短翅扇尾莺
Chinese (Traditional): 短翅扇尾鶯

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