Grey Cuckooshrike

Coracina caesia - Échenilleur gris

Échenilleur gris
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Campéphagidés

  • Genus
    :

    Coracina

  • Species
    :

    caesia

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 27 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 53 à 66 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Grey Cuckooshrike (Coracina caesia) is a species of bird in the Campephagidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Coracina caesia pura (se Nigeria, w Cameroon, Bioko I. and Equatorial Guinea; se Sudan and Ethiopia through e DRCongo s to nw Mozambique)
  • Coracina caesia caesia (Zimbabwe and c Mozambique to s South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Échenilleur gris,
  • Oruguero Gris,
  • Lagarteiro-cinzento,
  • Waldraupenfänger,
  • Bosrupsvogel,
  • Averla cuculo grigia,
  • Mörk gråfågel,
  • Grålarveeter,
  • húseničiarka sivá,
  • housenčík šedý,
  • Ensfarvet Gråfugl,
  • afrikanharmaakäpinkäinen,
  • Bloukatakoeroe,
  • eruguera grisa,
  • kruczyna szara,
  • Лесной сорокопутовый личинкоед,
  • ハイイロオオサンショウクイ,
  • 非洲灰鹃鵙,
  • 非洲鵑鵙,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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