White-crested Helmetshrike

Prionops plumatus - Bagadais casqué

Bagadais casqué
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Prionopidés

  • Genus
    :

    Prionops

  • Species
    :

    plumatus

Descriptor

Shaw, 1809

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 25 à 49 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-crested Helmetshrike (Prionops plumatus) is a species of bird in the Prionopidae family.

Subspecific information 6 Subspecies

  • Prionops plumatus plumatus (Senegal to n Cameroon)
  • Prionops plumatus concinnatus (c Cameroon to nw Ethiopia and Uganda)
  • Prionops plumatus cristatus (Eritrea and n Ethiopia to se Sudan and nw Kenya)
  • Prionops plumatus vinaceigularis (e Ethiopia and Somalia to e Kenya and ne Tanzania)
  • Prionops plumatus poliocephalus (e Tanzania, Malawi, s, e Zambia and Mozambique to e South Africa)
  • Prionops plumatus talacoma (c,s Kenya, Uganda to Angola, n Namibia, n, e Botswana, Zimbabwe and ne South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Bagadais casqué,
  • Prionopo crestiblanco,
  • Atacador-de-poupa-branca,
  • Brillenwürger,
  • sisakos pápaszemesgébics,
  • Helmklauwier,
  • Averla piumata bianca,
  • Vit hjälmtörnskata,
  • Hvittopphjelmvarsler,
  • okuliarnatka strakatá,
  • přílbovník chocholatý,
  • Hjelmtornskade,
  • valkoharjalepinkäinen,
  • Withelmlaksman,
  • prionop de cresta blanca,
  • czołoczub żółtooki,
  • Длиннохохлый очковый сорокопут,
  • ハイガシラカブトモズ,
  • 长冠盔鵙,
  • 長冠盔鵙,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Illustration

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