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Ceylon Magpie

Urocissa ornata (Wagler, 1829)

The Sri Lanka Blue Magpie or Ceylon Magpie (Urocissa ornata) is a member of the crow family living in the hill forests of Sri Lanka, where it is endemic. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Urocissa

Scientific:
  Urocissa ornata

Citation:
  (Wagler, 1829)

Reference:
  Isis 22 col.749

Protonym:
  Pica ornata

Avibase ID:
  326EA4E0D46629DA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/326EA4E0

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563648


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Geographic range:

  • Urocissa ornata: Dense evergreen hill forests of Sri Lanka
English:
Ceylon Magpie
Czech:
kraska srílanská
German:
Schmuckkitta
Danish:
Sri Lanka-kitta
Spanish:
Urraca Cingalesa
Finnish:
srilankanloistoharakka
French:
Pirolle de Ceylan
Italian:
Gazza di Sri Lanka
Japanese:
seironsanjaku
Japanese:
セイロンサンジャク
Dutch:
Blauwe Kitta
Norwegian:
Brunhodeskjære
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Brunhovudskjor
Polish:
kitta ozdobna
Russian:
Цейлонская лазоревая сорока
Slovak:
kita ozdobná
Swedish:
ceylonblåskata
Ukrainian:
Кіта цейлонська
Chinese:
斯里兰卡蓝鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pirolle de Ceylan ( Urocissa ornata)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pirolle de Ceylan ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 1st edition:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 3rd edition:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 4th edition:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements, version 2015:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements, version 2016:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements, version 2017:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements, version 2018:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Clements, version 2019:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 1.50:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 1.52:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 1.53:
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 1.54:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 1.55:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 2015:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 2016:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 2017:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 2018:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
eBird version 2019:
Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Ceylon Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Ceylon Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Ceylon Blue-Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Oriental Bird Club:
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
James Lee Peters:
Urocissa ornata
James Lee Peters (original):
Urocissa ornata
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Urocissa ornata
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Ceylon Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Sri Lanka Magpie ( Urocissa ornata)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Urocissa ornata
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Urocissa ornata

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: garsa blava de Sri Lanka
Czech: Kraska cejlonská, kraska srílanská
Danish: Sri Lanka-kitta
German: Blaukitta, Schmuckkitta
English: Ceylon Blue Magpie, Ceylon Blue-Magpie, Ceylon Magpie, Sri Lanka Blue Magpie, Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie, Sri Lanka Magpie
English (IOC): Sri Lanka Blue Magpie
Spanish: Urraca Azul de Ceilon, Urraca Cingalesa
Spanish (Spain): Urraca Cingalesa
Spanish (HBW): Sri Lanka Blue-Magpie
Estonian: tseiloni lasuurharakas
Finnish: Ceyloninloistoharakka, srilankanloistoharakka
French: Pirolle de Ceylan, Pirolle du Sri Lanka, Pirolle ornée
Hungarian: díszes kitta
Italian: Gazza azzurra di Sri Lanka, Gazza di Sri Lanka
Japanese: seironsanjaku
Japanese: セイロンサンジャク
Scientific: Cissa ornata, Pica ornata, Urocissa ornata
Lithuanian: Šrilankinė žydroji šarka
Dutch: Blauwe Kitta
Norwegian Nynorsk: Brunhovudskjor
Norwegian: Brunhodeskjære
Polish: kitta ozdobna
Russian: Цейлонская лазоревая сорока
Slovak: kita ozdobná
Serbian: Plava svraka sa Šri Lanke
Swedish: Ceylonblåskata
Tamil: இலங்கை
Ukrainian: Кіта цейлонська
Chinese: 斯里兰卡蓝鹊
Chinese (Traditional): 斯里蘭卡藍鵲

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