Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Passeriformes > Suborder Passeri > Superfamily Cincloidea > Family Cinclidae > Genus Cinclus

Cinclus cinclus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Sturnus Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CinclusBorkhausen, 1797accepted genus name

Species group names

Sturnus cinclus Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: mëllënja e ujit sources: DHORA, DH. 2008: Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bulgarian: Воден кос sources: Bulgarian PESI focal point
 Danish: Vandstær sources: danish PESI focal point
 Dutch: Waterspreeuw sources: Dutch Species Register
 English: Dipper sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 English-United States: Dipper; White-throated Dipper sources: Charles Hussey
 Galician: Gabha dubh
 German: Eurasische Wasseramsel; Wasseramsel sources: german PESI focal point
 Greek: Ευρωπαϊκός Νεροκότσυφας ; Ευρωπαϊκός Νεροκότσυφας sources: Greek PESI focal point
 Irish: Gabha dubh sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Lithuanian: vandeninis strazdas sources: Lithuanian PESI focal point
 Norwegian Bokmål: fossekall sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 168
 Norwegian Nynorsk: fossekall sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 168
 Romanian: Mierlă de apă sources: Romania PESI focal point
 Russian: обыкновенная оляпка sources: Russian PESI focal point
 Slovenian: povodni kos sources: Slovenian PESI focal point
 Spanish, Castillian: Mirlo acuático europeo sources: spanish PESI focal point
 Swedish: strömstare
 Turkish: Derekusu; Derekuşu sources: Turkish PESI focal point
 Ukrainian: Пронурок sources: Ukranian PESI focal point
 Welsh: bronwen y dwr



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Drs Cees Roselaar. Cinclus cinclus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=97156




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