White-crowned Wheatear

Oenanthe leucopyga - Traquet à tête blanche

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Oenanthe

  • Species
    :

    leucopyga

Descriptor

Brehm, CL, 1855

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 26 à 32 cm.
  • Weight
    : 23 à 32 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-crowned Wheatear (Oenanthe leucopyga) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Oenanthe leucopyga leucopyga (nw Africa. w, c Sahara. to w, c Egypt and n Sudan, Eritrea and Djibouti)
  • Oenanthe leucopyga ernesti (ne Egypt to c Saudi Arabia and Yemen)

Foreign names

  • Traquet à tête blanche,
  • Collalba Yebélica,
  • Chasco-de-barrete-branco,
  • Saharasteinschmätzer,
  • koronás hantmadár,
  • Witkruintapuit,
  • Monachella capobianco,
  • Vitkronad stenskvätta,
  • Hvitkronesteinskvett,
  • skaliarik čiapočkatý,
  • bělořit pustinný,
  • Hvidkronet Stenpikker,
  • kalottitasku,
  • còlit tuareg,
  • Helludepill,
  • białorzytka saharyjska,
  • baltgalvas čakstīte,
  • beloglavi kupčar,
  • Белопоясная каменка,
  • シロガシラクロサバクヒタキ,
  • 白冠黑(即鸟),
  • 白腰鵖,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Desert : Hot

Geographic range

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