Chestnut-breasted Mannikin

Lonchura castaneothorax - Capucin donacole

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lonchura

  • Species
    :

    castaneothorax

Descriptor

Gould, 1837

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

Distribution

Description identification

Capucin donacole
adult

Chestnut-breasted Mannikin (Lonchura castaneothorax) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information 5 subspecies

  • Lonchura castaneothorax castaneothorax (n and e Australia)
  • Lonchura castaneothorax uropygialis (nw New Guinea)
  • Lonchura castaneothorax boschmai (w New Guinea)
  • Lonchura castaneothorax sharpii (n and ne New Guinea)
  • Lonchura castaneothorax ramsayi (se New Guinea and D'Entrecasteaux Arch.)

Foreign names

  • Capucin donacole,
  • Capuchino pechicastaño,
  • capuchinho-de-peito-castanho,
  • Braunbrustnonne,
  • barnamellű nádipinty,
  • Bruinborstrietvink,
  • Munia pettocastano,
  • brunbröstad munia,
  • Sivnonne,
  • mníška hnedoprsá,
  • panenka hnědoprsá,
  • Brunbrystet Sivfinke,
  • ruskorintamanikki,
  • maniquí de pit bru,
  • mniszka przepasana,
  • Каштановогрудая амадина,
  • Bondol dada-coklat,
  • シマコキン,
  • 栗胸文鸟,
  • 栗胸文鳥,

Voice song and cries

Capucin donacole
adult

Habitat

Capucin donacole
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Sources of information

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published: - Updated: 10-07-2006
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