Taxon profile


Alpine Accentor
Prunella collaris (Scopoli, 1769)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Prunellidae - accentors »  genus Prunella

Scientific synonyms

Accentor alpinus
Accentor erythropygius

Least Concern


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Related glossary terms

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Prunella collaris collaris (Scopoli, 1769)
subspecies Prunella collaris erythropygia (Swinhoe, 1870)
subspecies Prunella collaris fennelli Deignan, 1964
subspecies Prunella collaris montana (Hablizl, 1783)
subspecies Prunella collaris nipalensis (Blyth, 1843)
subspecies Prunella collaris rufilata (Severtsov, 1879)
subspecies Prunella collaris subalpina (C.L. Brehm, 1831)
subspecies Prunella collaris tibetana (Bianchi, 1905)
subspecies Prunella collaris whymperi (E. C. S. Baker, 1915)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22718617]

Bird Life [] [as Prunella collaris (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [97434]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Prunella collaris (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [58211]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Prunella collaris Scopoli, 1769]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Prunella collaris (Scopoli, 1769)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Prunella collaris (Scopoli, 1769)]
CZ Hudec K. (2012): Slovník historických českých názvů ptáků [], Česká společnost ornitologická [as Prunella collaris]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Prunella collaris]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [] [as Prunella collaris]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Prunella collaris]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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