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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMotacilla capensis Linnaeus, 1766 
AphiaID: 212755

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPasseriformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMotacillidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMotacilla (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMotacilla Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 1): 1-532. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKaapse kwikstaart  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape wagtail  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbergeronnette du Cap  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKapstelze  [details]
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (98 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Palearctic migrant [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with M. flaviventris (Mad) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212755
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Motacilla capensis Linnaeus, 1766. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212755 on 2014-10-30
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