Marico Sunbird

Cinnyris mariquensis - Souimanga de Mariqua

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Nectariniidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cinnyris

  • Species
    :

    mariquensis

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1836

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

Distribution

Description identification

Marico Sunbird (Cinnyris mariquensis) is a species of bird in the Nectariniidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Cinnyris mariquensis osiris (Eritrea and Ethiopia to se Sudan, n Uganda and n Kenya)
  • Cinnyris mariquensis suahelicus (c Uganda to c Kenya, Tanzania and ne Zambia)
  • Cinnyris mariquensis mariquensis (wc and s Angola and ne Namibia to sw Zambia, Botswana, c, s Zimbabwe, n South Africa and s Mozambique.)

Foreign names

  • Souimanga de Mariqua,
  • Suimanga del Marico,
  • Beija-flor de Marico,
  • Bindennektarvogel,
  • Mariqua-nektármadár,
  • Marico-honingzuiger,
  • Nettarinia del Mariqua,
  • Maricosolfågel,
  • Akasiesolfugl,
  • nektárovka pásavoprsá,
  • strdimil mariquaský,
  • Mariquasolfugl,
  • viinivyömedestäjä,
  • Maricosuikerbekkie,
  • suimanga de Marico,
  • nektarnik czarnoskrzydły,
  • Зеленоспинная нектарница,
  • チャムネゴシキタイヨウチョウ,
  • 马里基花蜜鸟,
  • 馬里花蜜鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Shrub Dominated Wetlands

Geographic range

Illustration

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