Black-faced Waxbill

Estrilda erythronotos - Astrild à moustaches

Astrild à moustaches
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Estrilda

  • Species
    :

    erythronotos

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1817

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black-faced Waxbill (Estrilda erythronotos) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Estrilda erythronotos delamerei (sw Uganda, w Kenya to c Tanzania)
  • Estrilda erythronotos erythronotos (Angola and Namibia to Zimbabwe and n South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Astrild à moustaches,
  • Estrilda carinegra,
  • Bico-de-lacre-de-faces-pretas,
  • Elfenastrild,
  • feketearcú asztrild,
  • Elfenastrild,
  • Estrilda guancenere,
  • Älvastrild,
  • Alveastrild,
  • astrilda červenobruchá,
  • astrild rudobřichý,
  • Alfeastrild,
  • naamiovahanokka,
  • Swartwangsysie,
  • estrilda caranegra,
  • astryld czarnolicy,
  • Чернощёкий астрильд,
  • ホオグロカエデチョウ,
  • 黑颊梅花雀,
  • 黑頰梅花雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Illustration

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