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Yellow-spotted Petronia

Gymnoris pyrgita (Heuglin, MT 1862)

The yellow-spotted bush sparrow or yellow-spotted petronia is a species of bird in the sparrow family, Passeridae. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Passeridae
Genus:
   Gymnoris
Scientific:
  Gymnoris pyrgita


Original description

Citation:
  (Heuglin, MT 1862)

Reference:
   J. f. Orn. 10 p.30

Protonym:
  Xanthodina pyrgita

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134083#page/40/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FCD72CEE4276E471

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FCD72CEE

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FCD72CEE


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916524

Geographic range:

  • Gymnoris pyrgita pyrgita: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, southeastern South Sudan, northeastern Uganda, Kenya, and northern Tanzania
  • Gymnoris pyrgita pallida: S Mauritania and Senegal to Mali, Niger, Chad and c Sudan
English:
Yellow-spotted Petronia
Catalan:
pardal de Heuglin
Czech:
vrabec šedý
Danish:
Pyrgitastenspurv
German:
Sahelsteinsperling
Spanish:
Gorrión Moteado
Spanish (Spain):
Gorrión moteado
Finnish:
keltakurkkuvarpunen
French:
Moineau à point jaune
Croatian:
sivi vrabac
Hungarian:
Zarudny-veréb
Icelandic:
Sólspör
Italian:
Petronia macchiagialla
Japanese (romaji):
afurikakoiwasuzume
Japanese:
アフリカコイワスズメ
Lithuanian:
Didysis savaninis žvirblis
Dutch:
Sahelrotsmus
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Savannesteinsporv
Norwegian:
Savannesteinspurv
Polish:
wróbel ubogi
Portuguese:
Pardal-parda
Russian:
Саванный воробей
Slovak:
skalník stromový
Serbian:
Veliki vrabac kamenjarac
Swedish:
savannstensparv
Ukrainian:
Горобець сахелевий
Chinese:
黄斑石雀
Chinese (Traditional):
黃斑石雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Gymnoris [pyrgita or xanthocollis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Azerbaijani: böyük qayasərçəsi
Catalan: pardal de Heuglin
Czech: vrabec šedý, Vrabec žlutohrdlý
Danish: Pyrgitastenspurv
German: Gelbkehlsperling, Gelbkehl-Sperling, Sahelsteinsperling, Sahel-Steinsperling
English: Abyssinian Yellow-throated Petronia, Abyssinian Yellow-throated Sparrow, Chestnut-shouldered Petronia, Chestnut-shouldered Rock Sparrow, Sudan Petronia, Yellow spotted Petronia, Yellow-spotted Bush Sparrow, Yellow-spotted Bush-sparrow, Yellow-spotted Petronia, Yellow-spotted Rock Sparrow, Yellow-throated Sparrow
English, HBW: Yellow-spotted Bush-sparrow
English (IOC): Yellow-spotted Bush Sparrow, Yellow-spotted Petronia
English (Kenya): Yellow-spotted Petronia
English (United States): Yellow-spotted Bush Sparrow
Esperanto: Flavmakula petronio, Flavmakula rokpasero
Spanish: Gorrión Chillón Amarillo, Gorrión Chillón Castaño, Gorrión Moteado
Spanish (Spain): Gorrión moteado
Spanish (HBW): Yellow-spotted Petronia
Estonian: aafrika tuhkvarblane, tuhkvarblane (aasia tuhkvarblane)
Finnish: Keltakurkkuvarpunen
French: Moineau à point jaune, Moineau soulcie à gorge tachetée, Moineau soulcie à point jaune
Irish: Gealbhan buí-bhallach
Galician: Pardal do mato africano
Hebrew: בארית צהובת-גרון
Croatian: sivi vrabac
Hungarian: Zarudny-veréb
Icelandic: Sólspör
Italian: Passera lagia maculata, Petronia macchiagialla
Japanese (romaji): afurikakoiwasuzume
Japanese: アフリカコイワスズメ
Mongolian, Halh: шар толбот боршуу
Scientific: Gymnoris pyrgita, Gymnoris pyrgita pyrgita, Gymnornis pyrgita, Petronia pyrgita, Petronia xanthocollis pyrgita, Petronia xanthosterna, Xanthodina pyrgita
Lithuanian: Didysis savaninis žvirblis
Mongolian: шар толбот боршуу
Dutch: Keelvlekmus, Sahelrotsmus
Norwegian Nynorsk: Savannesteinsporv
Norwegian: Savannesteinspurv
Polish: wróbel ubogi
Portuguese: Pardal-parda
Portuguese (Portugal): pardal-pardo
Russian: Большой каменный воробей, Воробей каменный каштановоспинны, Саванный воробей, Саванный каменный воробей
Slovak: skalník stromový
Slovenian: rumenogrli vrabec
Serbian: Sivi vrabac kamenjarac, Veliki vrabac kamenjarac, Veliki žutogrli vrabac kamenjarac
Swedish: Gulstrupig stensparv, Savannstensparv
Swahili: Korobindo Doa-njano
Turkish: Sarı benekli kaya serçesi, Sarı benekli serçe
Ukrainian: Горобець сахелевий
Chinese: 黄斑石雀
Chinese (Traditional): 黃斑石雀

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