Yellow-throated Longclaw

Macronyx croceus - Sentinelle à gorge jaune

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Motacillidés

  • Genus
    :

    Macronyx

  • Species
    :

    croceus

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1816

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

Distribution

Description identification

Yellow-throated Longclaw (Macronyx croceus) is a species of bird in the Motacillidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Macronyx croceus croceus (Senegal and Gambia to Cameroon, sw Chad, n s Central African Republic then south and east to Gabon and nw, wc Angola, PRCongo, w, n DRCongo, Burundi, South Sudan, Uganda and w, c Kenya, Burundi and n Tanzania)
  • Macronyx croceus tertius (coastal lowlands of e Kenya and e Tanzania)
  • Macronyx croceus vulturnus (c, s Tanzania, e Zambia, Malawi, ne, c Zimbabwe to Mozambique se South Africa.)

Foreign names

  • Sentinelle à gorge jaune,
  • Bisbita Gorgigualdo,
  • Unha-longa-amarelo,
  • Gelbkehlpieper,
  • sáfránysárga sarkantyúspityer,
  • Geelkeellangklauw,
  • Unghialunga golagialla,
  • Gulstrupig sporrpiplärka,
  • Gulstrupepiplerke,
  • pazúrnatka žltohrdlá,
  • linduškovec žlutohrdlý,
  • Gulbrystet Sporepiber,
  • keltakurkkuvästäräkki,
  • Geelkeelkalkoentjie,
  • piula d'esperons golagroga,
  • szponnik żółtogardły,
  • Желтогорлый скворцовый конёк,
  • キムネツメナガタヒバリ,
  • 黄喉长爪鹡鸰,
  • 黃喉長爪鶺鴒,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subarctic ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Pastureland

Geographic range

Illustration

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