Graceful Prinia

Prinia gracilis - Prinia gracile

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Cisticolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Prinia

  • Species
    :

    gracilis

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 13 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 12 à 13 cm.
  • Weight
    : 6.5 à 7.5 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Graceful Prinia (Prinia gracilis) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

Subspecific information 12 Subspecies

  • Prinia gracilis natronensis (Natron Valley. n Egypt.)
  • Prinia gracilis deltae (Nile Delta. n Egypt. to w Israel)
  • Prinia gracilis gracilis (Cairo. n Egypt. to c Sudan)
  • Prinia gracilis carlo (ne Sudan to Somalia)
  • Prinia gracilis yemenensis (w Saudi Arabia, Yemen and s Oman)
  • Prinia gracilis hufufae (ne Saudi Arabia and Bahrain)
  • Prinia gracilis carpenteri (n Oman and United Arab Emirates)
  • Prinia gracilis palaestinae (s Syria to nw Saudi Arabia)
  • Prinia gracilis irakensis (e Syria, Iraq and sw Iran)
  • Prinia gracilis akyildizi (s Turkey and n Syria)
  • Prinia gracilis lepida (se Iran to n India)
  • Prinia gracilis stevensi (se Nepal, ne India and Bangladesh)

Foreign names

  • Prinia gracile,
  • Prinia grácil,
  • Fuinha-elegante,
  • Streifenprinie,
  • karcsú prínia,
  • Gestreepte Prinia,
  • Prinia gracile,
  • Streckad prinia,
  • Alveprinia,
  • prinia tamarišková,
  • prinie obecná,
  • Yndefuld Prinia,
  • priinia,
  • prínia gràcil,
  • Rindilsöngvari,
  • prinia (zwyczajna),
  • slaidais ceplīšķauķis,
  • prelestna prinija,
  • Изящная приния,
  • セスジハウチワドリ,
  • 优雅山鹪莺,
  • 優雅鷦鶯,

Voice song and cries

Prinia gracile
adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

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