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Blue-breasted Cordonbleu

Uraeginthus angolensis (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Blue Waxbill (Uraeginthus angolensis), also called Blue-breasted Cordon-bleu, is a common species of estrildid finch found in Southern Africa. It has an estimated global extent of occurrence of 3,600,000 km². Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Estrildidae
Genus:
  Uraeginthus

Scientific:
  Uraeginthus angolensis

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.182

Protonym:
  Fringilla angolensis

Avibase ID:
  B40A6BCD3FDBCAB3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B40A6BCD

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 563640

Geographic range:

  • Uraeginthus angolensis angolensis: N Angola to s Democratic Republic of the Congo, nw Zambia and n Zimbabwe; São Tomé
  • Uraeginthus angolensis [niassensis or cyanopleurus]: S Tanzania, s Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia to S Africa
English:
Blue-breasted Cordonbleu
Czech:
motýlek angolský
German:
Blauastrild
Danish:
Angolasommerfuglefinke
Spanish:
Azulito Angoleño
Finnish:
sinipeippo
French:
Cordonbleu d'Angola
Icelandic:
Himinstrildi
Italian:
Cordon-blu pettazzurro
Japanese:
funashiseikichou
Japanese:
フナシセイキチョウ
Dutch:
Angolees Blauwfazantje
Norwegian:
Blåastrild
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blåastrild
Polish:
motylik sawannowy
Portuguese:
Peito-celeste
Russian:
Ангольский астрильд
Slovak:
motýlik belasý
Swedish:
blå fjärilsfink
Ukrainian:
Астрильд-метелик савановий
Chinese:
安哥拉蓝饰雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Gewone Blousysie
Catalan: estrilda blava d'Angola
Czech: Motýlek angolský
Danish: Angolasommerfuglefinke
German: Angola-Schmetterlingsfink, Blauastrild, Blau-Astrild
English: Angola Cordonbleu, Angolan Cordon Bleu, Blue breasted Cordonbleu, Blue Waxbill, Blue-breasted Cordonbleu, Blue-breasted Cordon-bleu, Blue-breated Cordonbleu, Blue-cheeked Cordonbleu, Blue-cheeked Waxbill, Cordon-beu, Cordonbleu, Cordon-bleu, Southern Blue Waxbill, Southern Cordonbleu, Southern Cordon-bleu
English (IOC): Blue Waxbill
English (South Africa): Blue Waxbill
Spanish: Azulito Angoleño, Cordón Azul Común
Spanish (Spain): Azulito Angoleño
Spanish (HBW): Southern Cordonbleu
Estonian: savanni-lasuuramadiin
Finnish: Sinipeippo
French: Astrild bleu, Cordonbleu à dos brun, Cordonbleu d’Angola, Cordonbleu d'Angola, Cordonbleu de l'Angola, Cordon-bleu méridional
Hungarian: angolai pillangópinty
Icelandic: Himinstrildi
Italian: Cordon blu, Cordon blu pettazzurro, Cordon-blu pettazzurro
Japanese: funashiseikichou, ruichigaiseikichou
Japanese: フナシセイキチョウ, ルイチガイセイキチョウ
Kwangali: Katjikilili Gomuburau
Scientific: Fringilla angolensis, Uraeginthus angolensis, Uraeginthus angolensis angolensis
Lithuanian: Angolinė drugelinė astrilda
Dutch: Angolees Blauwfazantje
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blåastrild
Norwegian: Angola sommerfuglfink, Blåastrild
Polish: motylik sawannowy
Portuguese: Peito-celeste
Russian: Ангольский астрильд
Slovak: motýlik belasý
Shona: Kasisi
Serbian: Plava leptirasta zeba
Siswant: Mswili
Swedish: Angolafjärilsfink, blå fjärilsfink
Swahili: Kitendeli Shavu-buluu
Turkish: Mavi Mumgaga
Tsonga: Xindzingiri
Ukrainian: Астрильд-метелик савановий
Chinese: 安哥拉蓝饰雀
Chinese (Traditional): 安哥拉藍飾雀

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