Quailfinch

Ortygospiza atricollis - Astrild-caille à lunettes

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Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Estrildidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ortygospiza

  • Species
    :

    atricollis

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1817

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

Distribution

Description identification

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Quailfinch (Ortygospiza atricollis) is a species of bird in the Estrildidae family.

Subspecific information 11 subspecies

  • Ortygospiza atricollis atricollis (s Mauritania and Senegal to Chad and Cameroon)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis ansorgei (Gambia and s Senegal to Togo)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis ugandae (s Sudan, Uganda and w Kenya)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis fuscocrissa (Eritrea and Ethiopia)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis muelleri (s Kenya to Angola, Namibia and s Botswana)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis smithersi (ne Zambia)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis pallida (n Botswana)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis digressa (e Zimbabwe, s Mozambique and South Africa)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis gabonensis (Gabon to c DRCongo)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis fuscata (n Angola, s DRCongo and nw Zambia)
  • Ortygospiza atricollis dorsostriata (e DRCongo and s and w Uganda)

Foreign names

  • Astrild-caille à lunettes,
  • Estrilda codorniz,
  • bico-de-lacre-codorniz,
  • Wachtelastrild,
  • fürjasztrild,
  • Kwartelastrild,
  • Fringuello quaglia africano,
  • vaktelastrild,
  • Gressastrild,
  • astrilda zebrovitá,
  • astrild černohrdlý,
  • Vagtelastrild,
  • töpöpeippo,
  • Gewone Kwartelvinkie,
  • bec de corall ratllat,
  • trawinek zmienny,
  • Обыкновенный перепелиный астрильд,
  • シャコスズメ,
  • 黑领鹑雀,
  • 黑頦鶉雀,

Voice song and cries

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Habitat

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Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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