Pectoral-patch Cisticola

Cisticola brunnescens - Cisticole brune

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Cisticolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cisticola

  • Species
    :

    brunnescens

Descriptor

Heuglin, 1862

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

Distribution

Description identification

Pectoral-patch Cisticola (Cisticola brunnescens) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

Subspecific information 6 Subspecies

  • Cisticola brunnescens mbangensis (nc Cameroon)
  • Cisticola brunnescens lynesi (w Cameroon)
  • Cisticola brunnescens wambera (nw Ethiopia)
  • Cisticola brunnescens brunnescens (Ethiopia and nw Somalia, ?n Kenya)
  • Cisticola brunnescens nakuruensis (Kenya and n Tanzania west of the Rift Valley)
  • Cisticola brunnescens hindii (Kenya and n Tanzania east of the Rift Valley)

Foreign names

  • Cisticole brune,
  • Cistícola pectoral,
  • Blaßkopf-Cistensänger,
  • fakófejű szuharbújó,
  • Bleekkopgraszanger,
  • Cisticola pettorale,
  • Brun grässångare,
  • Brungressanger,
  • cistovník bledý,
  • cistovník skvrnoprsý,
  • Brun Cisticola,
  • nummiherttu,
  • cistícola bruna,
  • chwastówka bladogłowa,
  • Бледноголовая цистикола,
  • ウスチンチンセッカ,
  • 淡顶扇尾莺,
  • 淡頂扇尾鶯,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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