Swamp Boubou

Laniarius bicolor - Gonolek à ventre blanc

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Malaconotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Laniarius

  • Species
    :

    bicolor

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1857

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 45 à 65 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Swamp Boubou (Laniarius bicolor) is a species of bird in the Malaconotidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Laniarius bicolor bicolor (Cameroon to Gabon)
  • Laniarius bicolor guttatus (w Congo to w Angola)
  • Laniarius bicolor sticturus (s Angola, w Zambia, ne Namibia and n Botswana)

Foreign names

  • Gonolek à ventre blanc,
  • Bubú bicolor,
  • Picanço-dos-pântanos,
  • Sumpfwürger,
  • Moerasfiskaal,
  • Bubu del Gabon,
  • Gabonbobo,
  • Sumpbobo,
  • mäsiarik bahenný,
  • ťuhýkovec dvoubarvý,
  • Sumpbubu,
  • gaboninlepinkäinen,
  • Moeraswaterfiskaal,
  • bubú de ventre blanc,
  • dzierzyk dwubarwny,
  • Двуцветный певчий сорокопут,
  • フタイロヤブモズ,
  • 双色黑鵙,
  • 雙色黑伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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