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Archer's Robin-Chat

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cossypha archeri Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest & moist shrubland. Between 1,660 - 4,300 m Range:- Burundi, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Rwanda & Uganda..

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae. Food  
 6573 TSN: 559531 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Drozdík zairský
Danish: Bjergdrosselsanger
German: Ruwenzori Rötel, Ruwenzorirötel
English: Archer's Ground Robin, Archer's Ground-Robin, Archer's Robin, Archer's Robin Chat, Archer's Robinchat, Archer's Robin-Chat, Olive-flanked Ground Robin
Spanish: Cosifa de Archer
Estonian: sőnajala-ruugeööbik
Finnish: Kongonpunarastas, kongonpunatasku
French: Cossyphe d'Archer, Cossyphe du Ruwenzori
Hungarian: ruwenzori rozsdásrigó
Italian: Cossifa di Archer, Tordo pettirosso di Archer
Japanese: akachatsugumihitaki, mamijirotsugumihitaki
Japanese: アカチャツグミヒタキ, マミジロツグミヒタキ
Latin: Cossypha archeri, Dessonornis archeri, Dryocichloides archeri
Dutch: Archer-janfrederik, Archers Janfrederik
Norwegian: Kivutrosteskvett
Polish: zlotokos górski, złotokos górski
Russian: Рувензорская чекановая горихвостка
Slovak: akalat bambusový
Swedish: Kivusnĺrtrast
Chinese: 阿氏歌䳭, 阿氏歌(即鸟), 阿氏歌鵖

Cossypha archeri
Cossypha archeri albimentalis
Cossypha archeri archeri
Cossypha archeri archeri (albimentalis)
Cossypha archeri kimbutui

  • Cossypha archeri archeri: Montane forests of E Democratic Republic of the Congo to Rwanda, Burundi and SW Uganda
  • Cossypha archeri kimbutui: Montane forests of SE Democratic Republic of the Congo (Mt. Kabobo)
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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