White-starred Robin

Pogonocichla stellata - Rougegorge étoilé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pogonocichla

  • Species
    :

    stellata

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1818

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

Distribution

Description identification

White-starred Robin (Pogonocichla stellata) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information 10 Subspecies

  • Pogonocichla stellata pallidiflava (s Sudan)
  • Pogonocichla stellata intensa (n and c Kenya, n Tanzania)
  • Pogonocichla stellata ruwenzorii (ne DRCongo, sw Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi)
  • Pogonocichla stellata elgonensis (Mt. Elgon. Uganda - Kenya border.)
  • Pogonocichla stellata guttifer (Mt. Kilimanjaro. n Tanzania.)
  • Pogonocichla stellata macarthuri (Chyulu Hills. se Kenya.)
  • Pogonocichla stellata helleri (Taita Hills. se Kenya. and ne Tanzania)
  • Pogonocichla stellata orientalis (w, e and s Tanzania, Malawi and n Mozambique)
  • Pogonocichla stellata transvaalensis (w Mozambique, e Zimbabwe and n South Africa)
  • Pogonocichla stellata stellata (e and s South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Rougegorge étoilé,
  • Ruiseñor Estrellado,
  • Pisco-estrelado,
  • Sternrötel,
  • Sterrepaapje,
  • Pettirosso stellato,
  • Stjärnskvätta,
  • Stjerneskvett,
  • bieloškvrnka diadémová,
  • červenka hvězdičková,
  • Hvidstjernet Nattergal,
  • timanttirintatasku,
  • Witkoljanfrederik,
  • rossinyol capnegre,
  • złotynka czarnogardła,
  • Обыкновенный белозвёздный дрозд,
  • シラボシヤブゴマ,
  • 白点鸲,
  • 白星叢鴝,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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