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Abyssinian Wheatear

Oenanthe lugubris (Rüppell, 1837)

The Mourning Wheatear (Oenanthe lugens) is a bird, one of 14 species of wheatear found in the Palearctic region. It is a small passerine in a group formerly classed as members of the Thrush family Turdidae, but now more generally considered to be part of the Old World Flycatcher family Muscicapidae. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
  Oenanthe

Scientific:
  Oenanthe lugubris

Citation:
  (Rüppell, 1837)

Reference:
  NeueWirbelth.Vog. p.77 pl.28 fig.1

Protonym:
  Saxicola lugubris

Avibase ID:
  DB65BAE5AE16A5F4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DB65BAE5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561656

Geographic range:

  • Oenanthe lugubris lugubris: Highlands of n and central Ethiopia
  • Oenanthe lugubris vauriei: NE Somalia
  • Oenanthe lugubris boscaweni: S Arabia (Hadramaut)
English:
Abyssinian Wheatear
German:
Rüppel-Steinschmätzer
Danish:
Etiopisk Stenpikker
Spanish:
Collalba de Shalow
Finnish:
etiopiansurutasku
French:
Traquet d'Abyssinie
Italian:
Monachella d'Arabia
Japanese:
arabiasabakuhitaki
Japanese:
アラビアサバクヒタキ
Dutch:
Rüppell-tapuit
Norwegian:
Sotsteinskvett
Polish:
bialorzytka etiopska
Slovak:
skaliarik smútočný
Swedish:
Etiopisk stenskvätta
Chinese:
阿比西尼亚鵖


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Abyssinian Wheatear ( Oenanthe lugubris) [version 4]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Oenanthe [lugubris or schalowi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Alternative arrangements:  1  2  3  4 

Other synonyms


Danish: Etiopisk Stenpikker
German: Rüppel-Steinschmätzer
English: Abyssinian Black Wheatear, Abyssinian Wheatear, Schalow's Wheatear
Spanish: Collalba de Shalow
Estonian: araabia kivitäks
Finnish: etiopiansurutasku
French: Traquet d'Abyssinie
Italian: Monachella d'Arabia
Japanese: arabiasabakuhitaki
Japanese: アラビアサバクヒタキ
Scientific: Oenanthe lugens lugubris, Oenanthe lugubris, Oenanthe lugubris lugubris, Saxicola lugubris
Dutch: Rüppell-tapuit, Schalow's Tapuit
Norwegian: Sotsteinskvett
Polish: bialorzytka etiopska, białorzytka etiopska
Slovak: skaliarik smútočný
Swedish: Etiopisk stenskvätta
Chinese: 阿比西尼亚鵖
Chinese (Traditional): 夏洛氏悲聲鵖

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