Masked Shrike

Lanius nubicus - Pie-grièche masquée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Laniidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lanius

  • Species
    :

    nubicus

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 19 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 24 à 26 cm.
  • Weight
    : 50 à 70 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Masked Shrike (Lanius nubicus) is a species of bird in the Laniidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pie-grièche masquée,
  • Alcaudón núbico,
  • Picanço da Núbia,
  • Maskenwürger,
  • álarcos gébics,
  • Maskerklauwier,
  • Averla mascherata,
  • Masktörnskata,
  • Hvitpannevarsler,
  • strakoš bieločelý,
  • ťuhýk běločelý,
  • Masketornskade,
  • valko-otsalepinkäinen,
  • capsigrany emmascarat,
  • Grímusvarri,
  • dzierzba białoczelna,
  • maskas čakste,
  • zakrinkani srakoper,
  • Маскированный сорокопут,
  • シロクロモズ,
  • 云斑伯劳,
  • 雲斑伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

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