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Ceylon Myna

Gracula ptilogenys Blyth, 1846

The Sri Lanka Hill Myna, Ceylon Myna or Sri Lanka Myna (Gracula ptilogenys), is a myna, a member of the starling family. This bird is endemic to Sri Lanka. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
  Gracula

Scientific:
  Gracula ptilogenys

Citation:
  Blyth, 1846

Reference:
  J.Asiat.Soc.Bengal 15 p.285

Protonym:
  Gracula ptilogenys

Avibase ID:
  6BEF1E779B50805C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6BEF1E77

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 560274


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Gracula ptilogenys: Humid forests of Sri Lanka
English:
Ceylon Myna
Czech:
loskuták srílanský
German:
Dschungelbeo
Danish:
Sri Lanka-beo
Spanish:
Miná Cingalés
Finnish:
srilankanmaina
French:
Mainate de Ceylan
Italian:
Gracula di Sri Lanka
Japanese:
seironkyuukanchou
Japanese:
セイロンキュウカンチョウ
Dutch:
Ceylonbeo
Norwegian:
Veddabeostær
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Veddabeostare
Polish:
gwarek cejlonski
Russian:
Цейлонская священная майна
Slovak:
beo cejlónsky
Swedish:
ceylonbeostare
Ukrainian:
Бео цейлонський
Chinese:
斯里兰卡鹩哥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: minà de Sri Lanka
Czech: Loskuták ceylonský, loskuták srílanský
Danish: Sri Lanka-beo
German: Ceylon-Beo, Dschungelatzel, Dschungelbeo
English: Ceylon Grackle, Ceylon Grackle Mynah, Ceylon Hill Myna, Ceylon Hill Mynah, Ceylon Myna, Ceylon Mynah, Sri Lanka Hill Myna, Sri Lanka Myna
English (IOC): Sri Lanka Hill Myna
Spanish: Mainá de Ceilán, Miná Cingalés
Spanish (Spain): Miná Cingalés
Spanish (HBW): Sri Lanka Myna
Finnish: Ceyloninmaina, srilankanmaina
French: Mainate de Ceylan, Mainate du Sri Lanka
Hungarian: ceyloni beó
Italian: Gracula di Sri Lanka
Japanese: seironkyuukanchou
Japanese: セイロンキュウカンチョウ
Scientific: Gracula ptilogenys
Lithuanian: Šrilankinė šventoji maina
Dutch: Celyonbeo, Ceylonbeo
Norwegian Nynorsk: Veddabeostare
Norwegian: Veddabeostær
Polish: gwarek cejlonski, gwarek cejloński
Russian: Цейлонская священная майна
Slovak: beo cejlónsky
Serbian: Mina sa Šri Lanke
Swedish: ceylonbeostare, Sri Lankabeo
Tamil: இலங்கை மைனா
Ukrainian: Бео цейлонський
Chinese: 斯里兰卡鹩哥
Chinese (Traditional): 斯里蘭卡鷯哥

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