Brown-chested Alethe

Chamaetylas poliocephala - Alèthe à poitrine brune Cossyphe à poitrine brune

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Chamaetylas

  • Species
    :

    poliocephala

Descriptor

Bonaparte, 1850

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 22 à 38 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Alèthe à poitrine brune
adult
Alèthe à poitrine brune
adult

Brown-chested Alethe (Chamaetylas poliocephala) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information 9 subspecies

  • Chamaetylas poliocephala poliocephala (Sierra Leone to Ghana)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala compsonota (s Nigeria to sw Central African Republic and nw Angola, Bioko)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala hallae (w Angola)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala giloensis (s Sudan)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala carruthersi (se Central African Republic, ne DRCongo, Uganda and w Kenya)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala akeleyae (c Kenya)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala vandeweghei (Rwanda and Burundi)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala kungwensis (w Tanzania)
  • Chamaetylas poliocephala ufipae (se DRCongo and sw Tanzania)

Foreign names

  • Alèthe à poitrine brune,
  • Alete pechipardo,
  • pisco-de-peito-castanho,
  • Braunbrust-Braunschwanz,
  • Bruinborstalethe,
  • Alete pettobruno,
  • brunbröstad snårskvätta,
  • Brunbrystalete,
  • drozdík pláštikový,
  • drozdík hnědoprsý,
  • Brunbrystet Alethe,
  • vaaleakulma-aletti,
  • aleta celluda,
  • mrówkołówka białobrewa,
  • Бурогрудая алета,
  • マミジロムジヒタキ,
  • 褐胸鸲鸫,
  • 褐胸火冠鴝,

Voice song and cries

Alèthe à poitrine brune
adult

Habitat

Alèthe à poitrine brune
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane

Geographic range

Sources of information

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published: - Updated: 28-11-2016
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