Red-throated Twinspot

Hypargos niveoguttatus - Sénégali enflammé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hypargos

  • Species
    :

    niveoguttatus

Descriptor

Peters, W, 1868

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

Distribution

Description identification

Red-throated Twinspot (Hypargos niveoguttatus) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Hypargos niveoguttatus macrospilotus (s Somalia and se Kenya to ne Angola, se DRCongo, n Zimbabwe and c Mozambique)
  • Hypargos niveoguttatus niveoguttatus (e Zimbabwe and s Mozambique)

Foreign names

  • Sénégali enflammé,
  • Estrilda golirroja,
  • Pintadinho-de-peito-vermelho,
  • Tropfenastrild,
  • piros pettyesasztrild,
  • Rode Druppelastrild,
  • Macchiettino di Peters,
  • Röd droppastrild,
  • Dråpeastrild,
  • vločkovník bodkovaný,
  • vločkovník červený,
  • Rød Dråbeastrild,
  • punahelmipeippo,
  • Rooikeelkolpensie,
  • estrilda gola-rogenca,
  • kroplik czerwonolicy,
  • Красный (жемчужный) астрильд,
  • アラレチョウ,
  • 朱胸斑雀,
  • 朱胸雙斑雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

© 1996-2017 Oiseaux.net