Gorgeous Bushshrike

Telophorus viridis - Gladiateur vert

Gladiateur vert
♂ adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Malaconotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Telophorus

  • Species
    :

    viridis

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1817

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

Distribution

Description identification

Gladiateur vert
♂ adult

Gorgeous Bushshrike (Telophorus viridis) is a species of bird in the Malaconotidae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Telophorus viridis viridis (e Gabon, sw Congo, w DRCongo to w Angola, c DRCongo to nw Zambia)
  • Telophorus viridis nigricauda (se Kenya and e Tanzania)
  • Telophorus viridis quartus (s Malawi, Zimbabwe and Mozambique)
  • Telophorus viridis quadricolor (South Africa and Swaziland)

Foreign names

  • Gladiateur vert,
  • Bubú verde,
  • Picanço-quadricolor,
  • Perreinwürger,
  • Bonte Bosklauwier,
  • Averla di macchia magnifica,
  • Grön busktörnskata,
  • Rubinbuskvarsler,
  • mäsiarik lužný,
  • ťuhýkovec šarlatovohrdlý,
  • Grøn Busktornskade,
  • loistolepinkäinen,
  • Konkoit,
  • gladiador de doble collar,
  • dzierzbik zielony,
  • Коричневолобый кустарниковый сорокопут,
  • ゴシキミドリヤブモズ,
  • 四色丛鵙,
  • 華麗叢伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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