Magpie Mannikin

Lonchura fringilloides - Capucin pie

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lonchura

  • Species
    :

    fringilloides

Descriptor

Lafresnaye, 1835

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 10 à 14 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Magpie Mannikin (Lonchura fringilloides) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Capucin pie,
  • Capuchino pío,
  • Freirinha-maior,
  • Riesenelsterchen,
  • óriás szarkapinty,
  • Reuzenekstertje,
  • Munia gazza,
  • Större skatfink,
  • Finkemannikin,
  • mníška stračia,
  • stračka velká,
  • Stor Skadefinke,
  • ruskoselkämanikki,
  • Dikbekfret,
  • maniquí capnegre,
  • mniszka duża,
  • Большая (амадина-) сорочка,
  • オオシッポウ,
  • 鹊文鸟,
  • 鵲色文鳥,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

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