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Ceylon Stilt
Himantopus ceylonensis Whistler, 1944
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Recurvirostridae
Genus:
  Himantopus

Scientific:
  Himantopus ceylonensis

Citation:
  Whistler, 1944

Reference:
  Spolia zeylanica 23 (3/4), p. 277

Protonym:
  Himantopus himantopus ceylonensis

Avibase ID:
  C1EFFF2DA0D9A0D9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C1EFFF2D

Taxonomic Serial Number:

English:
  Ceylon Stilt
Czech:
  pisila ceylonská
German:
  Ceylon Stelzenläufer
Danish:
  Sri Lanka-stylteløber
Spanish:
  Cigüeñuela Hindú
Finnish:
  ceyloninpitkäjalka
French:
  Échasse de Ceylan
Japanese:
  seironseitakashigi
Polish:
  szczudlak cejlonski
Slovak:
  šišila cejlónska


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Échasse de Ceylan ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Ceylon Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Sri Lanka Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Sri Lanka Stilt ( Himantopus ceylonensis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Himantopus [himantopus or ceylonensis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Alternative arrangements:  1  2 


Other synonyms

Czech: Pisila ceylonská
Danish: Sri Lanka-stylteløber
German: Ceylon Stelzenläufer, Ceylonstelzenläufer
English: black-winged stilt, Ceylon Stilt, Sri Lanka Stilt
Spanish: Cigüeñuela Hindú
Estonian: tseiloni karkjalg
Finnish: Ceyloninpitkäjalka
French: Échasse de Ceylan, Échasse du Sri Lanka
Japanese: seironseitakashigi
Latin: Himantopus ceylonensis, Himantopus himantopus ceylonensis
Polish: szczudlak cejlonski, szczudłak cejloński
Slovak: šišila cejlónska

 

         

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