Black Wheatear

Oenanthe leucura - Traquet rieur

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Oenanthe

  • Species
    :

    leucura

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 26 à 29 cm.
  • Weight
    : 34 à 44 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black Wheatear (Oenanthe leucura) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Oenanthe leucura leucura (Portugal, Spain and s France)
  • Oenanthe leucura riggenbachi (nw Africa)

Foreign names

  • Traquet rieur,
  • Collalba Negra,
  • Chasco-preto,
  • Trauersteinschmätzer,
  • kormos hantmadár,
  • Zwarte Tapuit,
  • Monachella nera,
  • Svart stenskvätta,
  • Svartsteinskvett,
  • skaliarik bielochvostý,
  • bělořit černý,
  • Sørgestenpikker,
  • mustatasku,
  • còlit negre,
  • Urðardepill,
  • białorzytka żałobna,
  • melnā čakstīte,
  • črni kupčar,
  • Белохвостая каменка,
  • クロサバクヒタキ,
  • 白尾黑(即鸟),
  • 白尾黑鵖,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate ; Shrubland : Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

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