Lesser Swamp Warbler

Acrocephalus gracilirostris - Rousserolle à bec fin

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Acrocephalidés

  • Genus
    :

    Acrocephalus

  • Species
    :

    gracilirostris

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1864

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

Distribution

Description identification

Lesser Swamp Warbler (Acrocephalus gracilirostris) is a species of bird in the Acrocephalidae family.

Subspecific information 8 Subspecies

  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris neglectus (w Chad)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris tsanae (nw Ethiopia)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris jacksoni (ne DRCongo, s Sudan, Uganda and w Kenya)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris parvus (sw Ethiopia to n Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris leptorhynchus (e Ethiopia to e South Africa)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris winterbottomi (e Angola to n Zambia and sw Tanzania)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris cunenensis (sw Angola and n Namibia to w Zimbabwe)
  • Acrocephalus gracilirostris gracilirostris (s Namibia, South Africa, se Zimbabwe and s Mozambique)

Foreign names

  • Rousserolle à bec fin,
  • Carricero picofino,
  • Rouxinol-pequeno-dos-pântanos,
  • Kaprohrsänger,
  • fokföldi nádiposzáta,
  • Kaapse Rietzanger,
  • Cannaiola minore,
  • Kaffersångare,
  • Kaffersanger,
  • trsteniarik čiernonohý,
  • rákosník jižní,
  • Sumpsanger,
  • afrikanruokokerttunen,
  • Kaapse Rietsanger,
  • boscarla becfina,
  • trzciniak jasnobrewy,
  • Капская камышовка,
  • アシナガヨシキリ,
  • 细嘴苇莺,
  • 細嘴葦鶯,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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