Locust Finch

Paludipasser locustella - Astrild-caille à gorge rouge

Astrild-caille à gorge rouge
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Paludipasser

  • Species
    :

    locustella

Descriptor

Neave, 1909

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

Distribution

Description identification

Locust Finch (Paludipasser locustella) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Paludipasser locustella locustella (Nigeria and Cameroon to w Kenya, n and w DRCongo and Gabon)
  • Paludipasser locustella uelensis (Angola and s DRCongo to Tanzania, n Mozambique, n Zimbabwe and n Botswana)

Foreign names

  • Astrild-caille à gorge rouge,
  • Estrilda saltamontes,
  • Bico-de-lacre-gafanhoto,
  • Heuschreckenastrild,
  • vörösszárnyú fürjasztrild,
  • Sprinkhaanastrild,
  • Fringuello locusta,
  • Gräshoppsastrild,
  • Gresshoppeastrild,
  • astrilda kobylková,
  • astrild kobylčí,
  • Rødvinget Vagtelastrild,
  • punatöpöpeippo,
  • Rooivlerkkwartelvinkie,
  • bec de corall gola-roig,
  • trawinek czerwonolicy,
  • Саранчовый (перепелиный) астрильд,
  • ムネアカウズラスズメ,
  • 蝗鹑雀,
  • 蝗鶉雀,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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