ALL THE WORLD’S BIRDS PART EIGHT Updates

On this page you can view how changes to the IOC bird list have impacted on the contents of this ATWB eBook since its first annual edition.

2021 edition -> 2022 edition     IOC bird list v 10.2 -> IOC bird list v 11.2

660/589T    Giant Grey Shrike    Lanius giganteus    (c China)

has been split from:

660/589Y    Chinese Grey Shrike    Lanius sphenocercus

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Family: Vireonidae – Vireos, Greenlets, Shrike-babblers has been revised and resequenced.

The following species have been ascribed to a new genus:

664/5953    Tawny-crowned Greenlet    Tunchiornis ochraceiceps

664/5954    Lesser Greenlet    Pachysylvia decurtata

664/594Y    Dusky-capped Greenlet    Pachysylvia hypoxantha

664/5950    Buff-cheeked Greenlet    Pachysylvia muscicapina

664/594F    Golden-fronted Greenlet    Pachysylvia aurantiifrons

664/5949    Rufous-naped Greenlet    Pachysylvia semibrunnea

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668/5980    Olive-brown Oriole

has been split into two species:

668/5980    Timor Oriole    Oriolus melanotis

(Timor and nearby islands)

668/598E    Wetar Oriole    Oriolus finschi

(Wetar and nearby island)

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676/605E    Biak Fantail    Rhipidura kordensis

(Biak Island off nw Guinea)

has been split from:

676/6053    Northern Fantail    Rhipidura rufiventris

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676/607P    Peleng Fantail    Rhipidura habibiei

has been resequenced to precede:

676/607E    Taliabu Fantail    Rhipidura sulaensis

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680/6094    Cerulean Paradise Flycatcher

has been transferred from Family: Monarchidae – Monarchs to Family: Rhipiduridae – Fantails and has a new English name:

676/6094    Cerulean Flycatcher    Eutrichomyias rowleyi

…………………………………………………………………….

676/6081    Drongo Fantail    Chaetorhynchus papuensis

has been resequenced to precede:

676/6094    Cerulean Flycatcher    Eutrichomyias rowleyi

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The two species of Silktail in genus Lamprolia of Family: Rhipiduridae – Fantails have been resequenced.

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680/610E    Tenggara Paradise Flycatcher    Terpsiphone floris

(w, c Lesser Sundas)

has been split from:

680/6102    Blyth’s Paradise Flycatcher    Terpsiphone affinis

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680/614T    Tanimbar Monarch    Carterornis castus    (Tanimbar Islands)

has been split from:

680/614Y    White-naped Monarch    Carterornis pileatus    (n, sw Moluccas)

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680/616T    Dyaul Flycatcher    Myiagra cervinicolor

(Dyaul Island: Bismarck Archipelago)

has been split from:

680/616F    Velvet Flycatcher

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Subspecies eichhorni of:

680/616F    Velvet Flycatcher

has been split to form a species that has been allocated the same English name:

680/616P    Velvet Flycatcher    Myiagra eichhorni

(s, e Bismarck Archipelago)

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680/616F    Velvet Flycatcher

has a new English name:

680/616F    Mussau Flycatcher    Myiagra hebetior

(St. Matthias Island: Bismarck Archipelago)

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684/6181    Black Magpie

has been split into two species:

684/6181    Malayan Black Magpie    Platysmurus leucopterus

(c, s Malay Peninsula, Sumatra)

684/618E    Bornean Black Magpie    Platysmurus aterrimus    (Borneo)

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684/6246    Large-spotted Nutcracker

has a new English name:

684/6246    Kashmir Nutcracker    Nucifraga multipunctata

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684/625K    Small Crow    Corvus samarensis    (n, ec, s Philippines)

has been split from:

684/6253    Slender-billed Crow    Corvus enca

…………………………………………………………………….

684/625E    Palawan Crow    Corvus pusillus    (w, wc Philippines)

has been split from:

684/6253    Slender-billed Crow    Corvus enca

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700/6303    Paradise-crow

has been split into two species:

700/6303    Halmahera Paradise-crow    Lycocorax pyrrhopterus    (n Moluccas)

700/6302    Obi Paradise-crow    Lycocorax obiensis    (c Moluccas)

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704/634E    Black-capped Robin    Heteromyias armiti    (c, e New Guinea)

has been split from:

704/6340    Ashy Robin    Heteromyias albispecularis    (West Papua)

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760/6526    Madagascan Lark

has a new English name:

760/6526    Madagascar Lark    Eremopterix hova

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760/658P    Arabian Lark    Eremalauda eremodites

(Middle East, Arabian Peninsula)

has been split from:

760/6587    Dunn’s Lark    Eremalauda dunni

(south-west nw Africa, Sahel)

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760/658Y    Lesser Short-toed Lark

has been split into two species:

760/658Y    Mediterranean Short-toed Lark    Alaudala rufescens

760/658T    Turkestan Short-toed Lark    Alaudala heinei

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764/6706    Sunda Bulbul

has been split into two species:

764/670P    Sumatran Bulbul    Ixos sumatranus    (w Sumatra)

764/6706    Javan Bulbul    Ixos virescens    (Java)

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764/672E    Camiguin Bulbul    Hypsipetes catarmanensis

(Camiguin Island: s Philippines)

has been split from:

764/6722    Yellowish Bulbul    Hypsipetes everetti

(ec, s, sw Philippines)

 

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2020 edition -> 2021 edition     IOC bird list v 9.2 -> IOC bird list v 10.2

Genus Oriolus within Family: Oriolidae – Figbirds, Orioles & Turnagra has been resequenced.

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Genus Dicrurus within single genus Family: Dicruridae – Drongos has been revised and resequenced.

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672/602E    Palawan Drongo    Dicrurus palawanensis    (w, wc Philippines)

has been split from:

672/6023    Hair-crested Drongo    Dicrurus hottentottus

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Birds resident in ec, s Philippines which were previously considered to be of the species:

672/6023    Hair-crested Drongo

have been ascribed to:

672/6022    Balicassiao    Dicrurus balicassius

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676/607P    Peleng Fantail    Rhipidura habibiei    (Peleng: Banggai Islands)

is a newly described species.

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684/6264    Northwestern Crow    Corvus caurinus

(coastal s Alaska, w Canada, extreme nw USA)

has been lumped with and is now represented by a subspecies of:

684/6263    American Crow    Corvus brachyrhynchos

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704/637E    Solomons Robin    Petroica polymorpha

(Solomon Islands, ec Papua New Guinea)

has been split from:

704/6370    Pacific Robin    Petroica pusilla

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Genus Poecile within Family: Paridae – Tits, Chickadees has been resequenced.

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Family: Pycnonotidae – Bulbuls has been revised and resequenced.

764/668P    Yellow-eyed Bristlebill    Bleda ugandae    (northern c Africa)

has been split from:

764/6686    Yellow-lored Bristlebill    Bleda notatus

(northern wc Africa, sc Nigeria)

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764/6695    Grey-cheeked Bulbul    Alophoixus bres

has been split into two species:

764/669P    Grey-cheeked Bulbul    Alophoixus tephrogenys

(s Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo)

764/6695    Brown-cheeked Bulbul    Alophoixus bres    (Java, Bali)

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764/669T    Penan Bulbul    Alophoixus ruficrissus    (Borneo)

has been split from:

764/6694    Ochraceous Bulbul    Alophoixus ochraceus

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764/6608    Black-headed Bulbul

has been ascribed to a new genus and has a new species epithet. Its scientific name is now:

Brachypodius melanocephalos

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764/662T    Pale-faced Bulbul    Pycnonotus leucops    (Borneo)

has been split from:

764/6633    Flavescent Bulbul    Pycnonotus flavescens

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The following species have been ascribed to a new or different genus:

764/6603    Striated Bulbul    Alcurus striatus

764/6605    Spot-necked Bulbul    Alcurus tympanistrigus

764/6691    Finsch’s Bulbul    Iole finschii

764/6604    Cream-striped Bulbul    Hemixos leucogrammicus

764/6707    Seram Golden Bulbul    Hypsipetes affinis

764/6708    Northern Golden Bulbul    Hypsipetes longirostris

764/6709    Buru Golden Bulbul    Hypsipetes mysticalis

764/6724    White-headed Bulbul    Hypsipetes thompsoni

764/6628    Puff-backed Bulbul    Euptilotus eutilotus

764/6606    Black-and-white Bulbul    Microtarsus melanoleucos

764/662F    Yellow-wattled Bulbul    Poliolophus urostictus

764/6607    Grey-headed Bulbul    Brachypodius priocephalus

764/6609    Andaman Bulbul    Brachypodius fuscoflavescens

764/6629    Blue-wattled Bulbul    Brachypodius nieuwenhuisii

764/663Y    Spectacled Bulbul    Ixodia erythropthalmos

764/6614    Grey-bellied Bulbul    Ixodia cyaniventris

764/6613    Scaly-breasted Bulbul    Ixodia squamata

764/660Y    Black-crested Bulbul    Rubigula flaviventris

764/6611    Flame-throated Bulbul    Rubigula gularis

764/660F    Black-capped Bulbul    Rubigula melanicterus

764/6610    Ruby-throated Bulbul    Rubigula dispar

764/6612    Bornean Bulbul    Rubigula montis

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