Taxon profile


Olivaceous Warbler
Hippolais pallida (Ehrenberg, 1833)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Acrocephalidae - reed warblers and allies »  genus Hippolais

Scientific synonyms

Curruca palida Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833
Iduna pallida (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833)

Other names

= Eastern Olivaceous Warbler

Least Concern


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Hippolais pallida elaeica (Lindermayer, 1843) - Balkan Olivaceous Warbler

Hippolais pallida elaeica - Balkan Olivaceous Warbler

subspecies Hippolais pallida laeneni Niethammer, 1955
subspecies Hippolais pallida pallida (Ehrenberg, 1833)
subspecies Hippolais pallida reiseri Hilgert, 1908

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [32372]

Bird Life [] [as Hippolais pallida (Ehrenberg, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [97327]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Iduna pallida (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [58832]

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 Iduna pallida Hemprich and Ehrenberg, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 3 December 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Iduna pallida (Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1833)]
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 Hippolais pallida (Ehrenberg, 1833)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Iduna pallida]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [] [as Iduna pallida]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Hippolais pallida]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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