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Black Scimitar-bill

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Rhinopomastus aterrimus Scientific name
Upupiformes Order
Rhinopomastidae Family
32-37 cm Length
Tropical dry savanna, shrubland, Up to 2,000m.  Range:- Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Togo, Uganda, Zambia. Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, seed & nectare. Food  
  Habits
988 - TSN: 554475 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Black Scimitarbill.Fernand Deroussen Niokolo-Koba National Park, Tambacounda, Tambacounda Senegal XC164470  

AKA:- Czech: Dudkovec cerný, dudkovec černý
Danish: Sort Seglhærfugl
German: Mohrensichelhopf, Sichelhopf, Zwergbaumhopf
English: Black Scimitar bill, Black Scimitarbill, Black Scimitar-bill, Black Wood Hoopoe, Black Woodhoopoe, Black Wood-Hoopoe, Lesser Woodhoopoe, Lesser Wood-Hoopoe, Scimitar-billed Wood-Hoopoe, Wood-Hoopoe
Spanish: Abubilla Arbórea Negra, Abubilla-arbórea Negra
Estonian: savanni-saabelnokk
Finnish: Mustasäihkyjä
French: Irrisor noir, Petit Moqueur noir
Hungarian: fekete sarlósbanka
Italian: Becco a scimitarra nero, Upupa arboricola nera
Japanese: kuromoriyatsugashira
Japanese: クロモリヤツガシラ
Latin: Phoeniculus aterrimus, Rhinopomastus aterrimus
Dutch: Zwarte Boomhop
Norwegian: Svartsabelnebb
Polish: czarnodudek ciemnodzioby
Portuguese: Zombeteiro-preto
Russian: Малый удод, Чёрный лесной удод
Slovak: dudkovec čierny
Swedish: Svart sabelnäbb
Chinese: 黑弯嘴戴胜

Sub-species

Rhinopomastus aterrimus

Rhinopomastus aterrimus anchietae

Rhinopomastus aterrimus anchietae (anomalus)

Rhinopomastus aterrimus anomalus

Rhinopomastus aterrimus anomalus

Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus

Rhinopomastus aterrimus cavei

Rhinopomastus aterrimus cavei

Rhinopomastus aterrimus cryptostictus

Rhinopomastus aterrimus emini

Rhinopomastus aterrimus emini (cavei)

Rhinopomastus aterrimus major

Rhinopomastus aterrimus notatus

  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus aterrimus: Senegambia to w Sudan
  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus emini: Central Sudan to ne Zaire and Uganda
  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus notatus: Ethiopia
  • Rhinopomastus aterrimus anchietae: Zaire to w Zambia, Angola and se Gabo
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