African Broadbill

Smithornis capensis - Eurylaime du Cap

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Eurylaimidés

  • Genus
    :

    Smithornis

  • Species
    :

    capensis

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1839

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 20 à 31 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Eurylaime du Cap
♂ adult

African Broadbill (Smithornis capensis) is a species of bird in the Eurylaimidae family.

Subspecific information 9 Subspecies

  • Smithornis capensis delacouri (Sierra Leone to Ghana)
  • Smithornis capensis camarunensis (Cameroon, Gabon and Central African Republic)
  • Smithornis capensis albigularis (w Angola to Tanzania south to Zambia and Malawi)
  • Smithornis capensis meinertzhageni (ne DRCongo to w Kenya)
  • Smithornis capensis medianus (c Kenya and ne Tanzania)
  • Smithornis capensis suahelicus (se Kenya, e Tanzania and ne Mozambique)
  • Smithornis capensis cryptoleucus (e Zimbabwe to sw Tanzania to s Mozambique and ne South Africa)
  • Smithornis capensis conjunctus (ne Namibia to s Zambia and nw Mozambique)
  • Smithornis capensis capensis (e South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Eurylaime du Cap,
  • Eurilaimo Africano,
  • Bocarra-africana,
  • Kapbreitrachen,
  • kanalas ricsóka,
  • Kaapse Breedbek,
  • Beccolargo africano,
  • Afrikansk brednäbb,
  • Svartkronebrednebb,
  • pískavec bieloboký,
  • loboš africký,
  • Afrobrednæb,
  • afrikanharlekiini,
  • Breëbek,
  • becample de casquet,
  • czapecznik ubogi,
  • Черноголовый пестробрюхий рогоклюв,
  • アフリカヒロハシ,
  • 非洲阔嘴鸟,
  • 非洲闊嘴鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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