Stout Cisticola

Cisticola robustus - Cisticole robuste

Cisticole robuste
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Cisticolidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cisticola

  • Species
    :

    robustus

Descriptor

Rüppell, 1845

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

Distribution

Description identification

Cisticole robuste
adult
Cisticole robuste
adult

Stout Cisticola (Cisticola robustus) is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

Subspecific information 7 subspecies

  • Cisticola robustus robustus (n Ethiopian plateau)
  • Cisticola robustus schraderi (Eritrea and n Ethiopia)
  • Cisticola robustus omo (sw Ethiopia)
  • Cisticola robustus santae (e Nigeria and w Cameroon)
  • Cisticola robustus nuchalis (Congo, ne DRCongo and Uganda to Kenya and n Tanzania)
  • Cisticola robustus awemba (se DRCongo, sw Tanzania and ne Zambia)
  • Cisticola robustus angolensis (Angola, s DRCongo and nw Zambia)

Foreign names

  • Cisticole robuste,
  • Cistícola robusto,
  • fuinha-grande,
  • Amharazistensänger,
  • Amhara szuharbújó,
  • Grote Graszanger,
  • Cisticola robusta,
  • större cistikola,
  • Grovgressanger,
  • cistovník veľký,
  • cistovník světlebřichý,
  • Stor Cisticola,
  • isoherttu,
  • cistícola robusta,
  • chwastówka krępa,
  • Толстая цистикола,
  • エリアカセッカ,
  • 强健扇尾莺,
  • 強壯扇尾鶯,

Voice song and cries

Cisticole robuste
adult

Habitat

Cisticole robuste
adult

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha) ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Ponds (below 8ha)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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