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Collocalia esculenta  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 554944

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Glossy Swiftlet [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyApodidae  – Swifts  
                                  GenusCollocalia G. R. Gray, 1840  
                                     SpeciesCollocalia esculenta (Linnaeus, 1758) – Glossy Swiftlet  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta amethystina Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta becki Mayr, 1931  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta desiderata Mayr, 1931  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta esculenta (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta heinrothi Neumann, 1919  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta hypogrammica Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta lagonoleucos Schodde, Rheindt, & Christidis, 2017  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta makirensis Mayr, 1931  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta manadensis Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta minuta Stresemann, 1925  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta misimae Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta nitens Ogilvie-Grant, 1914  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta numforensis Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta spilogaster Salomonsen, 1983  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta spilura G. R. Gray, 1866  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta stresemanni Rothschild & Hartert, 1914  
                                        Subspecies Collocalia esculenta tametamele Stresemann, 1921  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Collocalia esculenta    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 11.1), website (version 11.1)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2021. IOC World Bird List (v 11.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.11.1. Available at [Accessed 28 May, 2021]   
  Reference for: Collocalia esculenta, Glossy Swiftlet [English]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Collocalia esculenta   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Birds of the World: Recommended English Names   
  Page(s): ix + 259   
  Publisher: Princeton University Press   
  Publication Place: Princeton, New Jersey, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-691-12827-8   
  Notes: Includes a CD-ROM with the full dataset   
  Reference for: Collocalia esculenta, Glossy Swiftlet [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Australia  
    Southern Asia  






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