Brown-crowned Tchagra

Tchagra australis - Tchagra à tête brune

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Malaconotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tchagra

  • Species
    :

    australis

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1836

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 3 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Brown-crowned Tchagra (Tchagra australis) is a species of bird in the Malaconotidae family.

Subspecific information 9 Subspecies

  • Tchagra australis ussheri (Sierra Leone to s Nigeria)
  • Tchagra australis emini (se Nigeria to c Kenya and nw Tanzania)
  • Tchagra australis minor (se Kenya to c Mozambique)
  • Tchagra australis ansorgei (w Angola)
  • Tchagra australis bocagei (se Angola)
  • Tchagra australis souzae (c Angola, s DRCongo and n Zambia)
  • Tchagra australis rhodesiensis (se Angola, sw Zambia, ne Namibia and nw Botswana)
  • Tchagra australis australis (se Zimbabwe, ne South Africa, s Mozambique and Swaziland)
  • Tchagra australis damarensis (sw Angola and Namibia to sw Zimbabwe and n South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Tchagra à tête brune,
  • Chagra coroniparda,
  • Picanço-assobiador-de-coroa-castanha,
  • Dorntschagra,
  • Bruinkoptsjagra,
  • Chagra capobruno,
  • Brunhuvad tchagra,
  • Brunkronesjagra,
  • čagra savanová,
  • čagra hnědohlavý,
  • Brunkronet Kratskade,
  • akaasialepinkäinen,
  • Rooivlerktjagra,
  • txagra de coroneta bruna,
  • czagra brązowołbista,
  • Бурошапочная чагра,
  • チャガシラヤブモズ,
  • 褐冠红翅鵙,
  • 褐冠紅翅伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Tchagra à tête brune
adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Illustration

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