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White-throated Dipper

Cinclus cinclus (Linnaeus, 1758)

The White-throated Dipper (Cinclus cinclus), also known as the European Dipper or just Dipper, is an aquatic passerine bird found in Europe, Middle East, Central Asia and the Indian Subcontinent. The species is divided into several subspecies, based primarily on colour differences, particularly of the pectoral band. The White-throated Dipper is Norway's national bird. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Cinclidae
Genus:
  Cinclus

Scientific:
  Cinclus cinclus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.168

Protonym:
  Sturnus cinclus

Avibase ID:
  FDECE3B9278A17EC

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/FDECE3B9

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559287

Geographic range:

  • Cinclus cinclus cinclus: Fenno-Scandia to s coast of White Sea and Kaliningrad region
  • Cinclus cinclus hibernicus: Ireland, Outer Hebrides and w coast of Scotland
  • Cinclus cinclus gularis: Orkney Islands, c and e Scotland, w and c England and Wales
  • Cinclus cinclus aquaticus: Central and s Europe to Balkan Peninsula
  • Cinclus cinclus minor: Mts. of Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria
  • Cinclus cinclus olympicus: Formerly Cyprus. Extinct
  • Cinclus cinclus caucasicus: Caucasus Mts. to nw Iran; winters to Iraq and Pakistan
  • Cinclus cinclus persicus: SW Iran (Zagros and Bakhtiari mts.)
  • Cinclus cinclus rufiventris: Anti-Lebanon Mts.
  • Cinclus cinclus uralensis: Ural Mts.
  • Cinclus cinclus cashmeriensis: Himalayas (w Kashmir to Sikkim)
  • Cinclus cinclus przewalskii: Mts. of s Tibet and w China
  • Cinclus cinclus leucogaster: Mts. of central Asia
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English:
White-throated Dipper
Czech:
skorec vodní
German:
Wasseramsel
Danish:
Vandstær
Spanish:
Mirlo-acuático Europeo
Finnish:
koskikara
French:
Cincle plongeur
Icelandic:
Fossbúi
Italian:
Merlo acquaiolo
Japanese:
munajirokawagarasu
Japanese:
ムナジロカワガラス
Dutch:
Waterspreeuw
Norwegian:
Fossekall
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Fossekall
Polish:
pluszcz
Portuguese:
Melro-d'água
Russian:
Оляпка
Slovak:
vodnár potočný
Swedish:
strömstare
Ukrainian:
Пронурок біловолий
Chinese:
河乌


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

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

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Araucanian: Yeku
Mapundungun: Yeku
Asturian: Llavaculos
Azerbaijani: Adi su sərçəsi, Quzğun
Belarusian: Aляпка, Аляпка
Bulgarian: Воден кос, Гурлю
Breton: An dourlaouig-spluj, Moualc'h-dour
Catalan: Aigüerola, Corb, Merla d'aigua, merla d'aigua europea
Valencian: Corb
Montenegrin: mlinarić, vodenkos
Czech: Skorec vodní
Welsh: Aderyn du'r dwr, Aderyn du'r dŵr, Bronwen y dwr, Bronwen y dŵr, Bronwen-y-Dŵr, Mwyalchen ddwr, Mwyalchen y, Tresglen y, Trochwr, Trochwr y llyn, Wil y, Wil-y-dwr
Danish: Vandstær
German: Wasseramsel
Greek: (Ευρωπαϊκός) Νεροκότσυφας, Νεροκότσυφας
Greek (Cypriot): Νεροκότσυφας
Emiliano-romagnolo: Curvàz
English: Common Dipper, Dipper, Eurasian Dipper, Water Ouzel, White-bellied Dipper, White-breasted Dipper, White-throated Dipper
English (IOC): White-throated Dipper
Esperanto: cinklo
Spanish: Cuervo, Cuervo Grande, Cuevo Grande, Mirlo Acuatico, Mirlo Acuático, Mirlo Acuático de Garganta Blanca, Mirlo acuático europeo, Mirlo-acuático Europeo
Spanish (Spain): Mirlo Acuático Europeo
Spanish (HBW): Mirlo-acuático europeo
Spanish (Honduras): Cuervo
Spanish (Mexico): Cuervo Grande, Cuevo Grande
Estonian: Vesipapp
Basque: Merla d'aigua , Ur-zozo, Ur-zozoa
Persian: زیرآبروک
Finnish: Koskikara
Faroese: Áarkallur
French: Aguassière, Cincle plongeur
Friulian: Corvat
Irish: Gabha Dubh, Lon abhann
Gaelic: Ess Feannag, Gobha Uisge, Gobha-Dubh, Gobha-Dubh nan Allt, Gobhchan Uisge
Galician: Corvo carnazal, melro rieiro, Merla d'aigua , Merlo rieiro
Guarani: Yryvu
Gujarati: કાગડો
Manx: Gaaue doo, Lhondhoo ny Hawin
Hebrew: אמודאי
Hindi: काला कौआ
Croatian: Obični brljak, Vodenkos
Hungarian: Vízirigó
Armenian: [agŗav], [Jrachnchghuk ], ագռավ, Ջրաճնճղուկ
Icelandic: Fossbúi
Italian: Corf, Croasc, Merlo acquaiolo, Merlo acquaiolo comune
Biellese: Croasc
Brescian: Corf
Japanese: Muna-jiro kawa-garasu, munajirokawagarasu
Japanese: ムナジロカワガラス
Japanese (Kanji): 胸白川烏, 胸白河烏
Georgian: ჩვეულებრივი წყლის შაშვი, წყლის შაშვი
Khakas: Аптығ хара
Kazakh: Кәдімгі сушылқара, Құзғын
Kazakh (Transliteration): kädimgi swşılqara
Karachay-Balkar: Kъузгъун
Karelian: Korbivaroi
Kurmanji: Qelereşk
Cornish: Bran vras, Molgh dowr
Scientific: Cinclus cinclus, Cinclus cinclus cinclus, Sturnus cinclus
Luxembourgish: Waassermärel
Ligurian: Crovo
Ladin: Corf
Lithuanian: Narutis, Paprastasis vandeninis strazdas, Vandeninis strazdas
Latvian: Krūšu putns, Ūdens strazds, ūdensstrazds, Ūdenstrazds
Moksha: Кранч
Macedonian: Воден кос, воден ќос
Mongolian: Гялаан омруут, Гялааномруут харзлай, Гялан омруут
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠭᠢᠯᠣᠭᠠᠨ ᠣᠮᠣᠷᠣᠣᠲᠣ ᠬᠠᠷᠠᠵᠠᠯᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠣᠰᠣᠨ ᠪᠢᠳᠡᠷᠢᠭᠦᠯ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Усан бидрүүл
Mongolian (Transliteration): gyalaaŋ omruut, gyalaaŋ-omruut kharzlai, gyalaŋ omruut, usaŋ bidrüül
Moldavian: Pescărel negru
Marathi: कावळा
Maltese: Ghasfur tax-Xmajjar, Għasfur tax-Xmajjar
Dutch: Waterspreeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Fossekall
Norwegian: Elvekonge, Fossekall, Vannstær
Occitan: Còrb
Punjabi: ਕਾਂਕ
Polish: pluszcz, pluszcz (zwyczajny), Pluszcz zwyczajny
Piemontese: Croass
Pinyin: hé-wū, pǔtōng hé-wū
Portuguese: melro d'água, Melro-d'água, Melro-de-água, melro-peixeiro
Portuguese (Portugal): Melro-d'água
Quechua: Misti tarajchi
Romansh: Corv grond, Merl da l'aua
Romanian: Kakarachi, Kakarachka, Pescărel negru
Russian: Olyapka, Обыкновенная оляпка, Оляпка, Оляпка обыкновенная
Sanskrit: दग्धकाकः
Scots: Ess feannag, Gobha dhubh nan allt, Gobha uisge, Gobhchan uisge
Sindhi: يٍُآث يَٻ
Northern Sami: Guoikgárit
Slovak: Vodnár obyčajný, vodnár potočný
Slovenian: povodni kos
Albanian: Mëllenjë ujit, Zhytësi
Serbian: vodeni kos, vodenkos, Водени кос, Воденкос
Swedish: Strömstare
Swahili: Kunguru
Turkmen: Garga, Zag
Turkish: Derekuşu, Su Karatavuğu, Кәдімгі сушылқара
Tatar: Quzğun
Tuvinian: Дедей-куш, Суг бора-хөкпежи, Хараалчыгай
Ukrainian: Звичайна оляпка, Пронурок, Пронурок біловолий
Sorbian, Lower: Rapak, Wron
Sorbian, Upper: Rapak
Chinese: [he-wu], 普通河乌, 河乌
Chinese (Traditional): 普通河烏, 河烏, 白喉河烏

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