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Palau Swiftlet

Aerodramus pelewensis (Mayr, E 1935)

The Palau swiftlet is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It is endemic to Palau. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Apodidae
Genus:
   Aerodramus
Scientific:
  Aerodramus pelewensis


Original description

Citation:
  (Mayr, E 1935)

Reference:
   Amer. Mus. Novit. no.820 p.3

Protonym:
  Collocalia pelewensis

Link:
  https://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/4041/


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  FF57D1217AD5D37E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-FF57D121

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FF57D121


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 554963

Geographic range:

  • Aerodramus pelewensis: Lowlands of Palau Islands (w Caroline Islands)
English:
Palau Swiftlet
Catalan:
Salangana de les illes Palau
Czech:
salangana palauská
Danish:
Palausalangan
German:
Palausalangane
Spanish:
Salangana de las Palau
Spanish (Spain):
Salangana de Las Palau
Finnish:
palaunsalangaani
French:
Salangane des Palau
Croatian:
palauska čiopica
Hungarian:
palau-szigeteki szalangána
Italian:
Salangana delle Palau
Japanese (romaji):
mikuroneshiamujianatsubame
Japanese:
ミクロネシアムジアナツバメ
Lithuanian:
Palaujinis erodramas
Dutch:
Palausalangaan
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Palausalangan
Norwegian:
Palausalangan
Polish:
salangana atolowa
Portuguese:
salangana-de-palau
Russian:
Палауская салангана
Slovak:
salangána atolová
Serbian:
Čiopica sa ostrva Palau
Swedish:
palausalangan
Ukrainian:
Салангана атолова
Chinese:
帕劳金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional):
帛琉金絲燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Aerodramus [bartschi or pelewensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Catalan: Salangana de les illes Palau
Czech: salangana palauská
Danish: Palausalangan
German: Palausalangane
English: Palau Swiftlet
English, HBW: Palau Swiftlet
English (IOC): Palau Swiftlet
English (United States): Palau Swiftlet
Esperanto: Palaŭa apuseto
Spanish: Salangana de las Palau
Spanish (Spain): Salangana de Las Palau
Spanish (HBW): Palau Swiftlet
Estonian: palau salangaan
Finnish: palaunsalangaani, Palausaartensalangaani
French: Salangane des Palau
Croatian: palauska čiopica
Hungarian: palau-szigeteki szalangána
Italian: Salangana delle Palau
Japanese (romaji): mikuroneshiamujianatsubame, mujianatsubame
Japanese: ミクロネシアムジアナツバメ, ムジアナツバメ
Scientific: Aerodramus bartschi pelewensis, Aerodramus pelewensis, Collocalia inexpectata pelewensis, Collocalia pelewensis
Lithuanian: Palaujinis erodramas
Dutch: Palausalangaan, Palausalangane
Norwegian Nynorsk: Palausalangan
Norwegian: Palausalangan
Palauan: Chesisekiaid
Polish: salangana atolowa
Portuguese: salangana-de-palau
Portuguese (Portugal): andorinhão-de-palau
Russian: Палауская салангана, Палаусская салангана, Салангана палауская
Slovak: salangána atolová
Serbian: Čiopica sa ostrva Palau
Swedish: Palausalangan
Turkish: Palau yelyutanı
Ukrainian: Салангана атолова
Chinese: 帕劳金丝燕
Chinese (Traditional): 帛琉金絲燕

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