Red-faced Cisticola

Cisticola erythrops - Cisticole à face rousse

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Cisticolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cisticola

  • Species
    :

    erythrops

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1857

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 10 à 18 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-faced Cisticola (Cisticola erythrops) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

Subspecific information 6 Subspecies

  • Cisticola erythrops erythrops (Mauritania, Senegal and Gambia to Central African Republic, Congo and Gabon)
  • Cisticola erythrops pyrrhomitra (se Sudan and Ethiopia)
  • Cisticola erythrops niloticus (c Sudan)
  • Cisticola erythrops sylvia (ne DRCongo and s Sudan to Kenya and c Tanzania)
  • Cisticola erythrops nyasa (se DRCongo and s Tanzania to e South Africa)
  • Cisticola erythrops lepe (Angola)

Foreign names

  • Cisticole à face rousse,
  • Cistícola carirrojo,
  • Fuinha-de-faces-vermelhas,
  • Rotgesicht-Cistensänger,
  • vörösképű szuharbújó,
  • Roodmaskergraszanger,
  • Cisticola facciarossa,
  • Rödhättad grässångare,
  • Rødmaskegressanger,
  • cistovník červenolíci,
  • cistovník rezavolící,
  • Rødmasket Cisticola,
  • punaposkiherttu,
  • Rooiwangtinktinkie,
  • cistícola de cara vermella,
  • chwastówka rdzawolica,
  • Краснолицая цистикола,
  • アカガオムモンセッカ,
  • 红脸扇尾莺,
  • 紅臉扇尾鶯,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Shrub Dominated Wetlands, Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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