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Brown Scrub-Robin

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Cercotrichas signata Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
19 cm Length
Tropical lowland & montane moist, forest. dry forest, dry & moist shrubland, savanna.  Range:-Mozambique, (South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Western Cape.) Swaziland.

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2 - 4 eggs, incubation  16 - 17 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6593 - TSN: 916325 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Bruinwipstert
Czech: Pevec hnedavż, pěvec hnědavż
Danish: Sydafrikansk Tręnattergal
German: Natal Heckensänger, Natalheckensänger
English: Brown Robin, Brown Robin Chat, Brown Robin-Chat, Brown Scrub Robin, Brown Scrub-Robin
Spanish: Alzacola Pardo
Finnish: Rantaruostepyrstö
French: Agrobate barbu brun, Agrobate brun, Oiseau-haie du Natal, Robin-agrobate barbu brun
Hungarian: natali tüskebujkįló
Italian: Usignolo bruno, Usignolo d'Africa bruno
Japanese: chairoyabukomadori
Japanese: チャイロヤブコマドリ
Latin: Cercotrichas signata, Erythorpygia signata, Erythropygia signata
Dutch: Bruine Waaierstaart
Norwegian: Natalkrattskvett
Polish: drozdówka brunatna
Portuguese: Rouxinol-do-mato-castanho
Russian: Натальский тугайный соловей
Slovak: ˛ltorķtka hnedį
Swedish: Natalträdnäktergal
Chinese: 褐薮鸲

Cercotrichas signata
Cercotrichas signata oatleyi
Cercotrichas signata reclusa
Cercotrichas signata signata
Cercotrichas signata tongensis

  • Cercotrichas signata signata: South Africa (Limpopo south to southern Kwazulu-Natal and west along the coast of Eastern Cape)
  • Cercotrichas signata tongensis: extreme southern Mozambique, eastern Swaziland, and northeastern South Africa (south to northern Kwazulu-Natal)


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