African Pied Wagtail

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Motacilla aguimp Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Motacillidae Family
20 cm Length
Montane Forest. Shrubland, plantations urban areas, wetlands, Grassland. Below Between   Range:- Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire EgyptEquatorial Guinea, EritreaEthiopiaGabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea BissauKenyaLesotho, LiberiaLibya, MalawiMaliMauritania, Mozambique, Namibia Niger Nigeria Rwanda SenegalSierra LeoneSomalia, South Africa, South Sudan, SudanSwaziland, Tanzania, Toga, Uganda, Zambia & Zimbabwe. Habitat
 3-4 eggs, incubation 13-14 days, fledging 15-16 days. Clutch
Insects, spiders and larvae. Food  
8361 - TSN: 561226 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

African Pied Wagtail Bujumbura, Buterere, Bujumbura Mairie. Burundi song XC131306  

AKA:- Afrikaans: Bontkwikkie
Czech: Konipas africký
Danish: Afrikansk Vipstjert
German: Witwenstelze
English: African Pied Wagtail, African Wagtail
Spanish: Lavandera Africana, Lavandera Blanc Africana, Lavandera Pia, Lavandera Pía
Estonian: aafrika linavästrik
Finnish: Afrikanvästäräkki
French: Bergeronnette pie, Bergeronnette veuve africaine
Hebrew: נחליאלי לבן אפריקאי, נחליאלי לבן אפריקני
Hungarian: özvegybillegető
Icelandic: Árerla
Italian: Ballerina africana, Ballerina nera africana
Japanese: hajirohakusekirei, sekirei
Japanese: セキレイ, ハジロハクセキレイ
Kwangali: Kamukombo
Latin: Motacila aguimp, Motacilla aguimp
Lithuanian: Afrikinė kielė
Dutch: Afrikaanse Bonte Kwikstaart
Norwegian: Afrikaerle
Polish: pliszka srokata
Portuguese: Alveola africana, Alveola-africana, Alvéola-preta-e-branca
Russian: Пегая трясогузка
Slovak: trasochvost africký, Trasochvost aguimp
Slovenian: deviška pastirica
Siswant: Umvemve
Sotho, Southern: Motjoli
Swedish: Afrikansk sädesärla, Brokärla
Swahili: Tikisa-majumba
Turkish: Alaca Kuyruksallayan
Xhosa: Umcelu
Chinese: 非洲斑鹡鸰
Zulu: umVemve


Motacilla aguimp
Motacilla aguimp aguimp
Motacilla aguimp nigricotis
Motacilla aguimp vaillanti
Motacilla aguimp vidua

  • Motacilla aguimp aguimp: Namibia to Orange Free State, Lesotho and SW Transvaal
  • Motacilla aguimp vidua: Sierra Leone to S Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya and South Africa
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