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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cercomela scotocerca Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
14 cm Length
Tropical dry shrubland, grassland, wetlands, marshes, bogs, rocky areas, inland cliffs. Below Between Up to  Range:-  Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia,  Sudan, South Sudan.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6679 - TSN: 559124 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Skalnícek hnedoocasý, skalníček hnědoocasý
Danish: Brunhalet Stensmutte
German: Braunschwanz
English: Brown tailed Chat, Brown-tailed Chat, Brown-tailed Rock Chat, Brown-tailed Rockchat, Brown-tailed Rock-Chat
Spanish: Colinegro Pardo
Estonian: vadi-kaljutäks
Finnish: Sudaninkalliotasku
French: Traquet à queue brune, Traquet de roche à queue brune, Traquet-de-roche à queue brune
Italian: Codinero codabruna, Sassicola codabruna
Japanese: himeiwabitaki
Japanese: ヒメイワビタキ
Latin: Cercomela scotocerca, Oenanthe scotocerca
Lithuanian: Rudoji juodauodegė
Dutch: Bruinstaart
Norwegian: Brunstjert
Polish: szareczka jednobarwna
Russian: Бурохвостый скромный чекан
Slovak: skaliarik hnedochvostý
Swedish: Brunstjärt
Swahili: Chati Mkia-kahawia
Chinese: 褐尾岩(即鸟), 褐尾岩鵖

Cercomela scotocerca
Cercomela scotocerca enigma
Cercomela scotocerca furensis
Cercomela scotocerca fuscicaudata
Cercomela scotocerca scotocerca
Cercomela scotocerca spectatrix
Cercomela scotocerca turkana
Cercomela scotocerca validior

  • Oenanthe scotocerca scotocerca: Red Sea coast of E Sudan to N Ethiopia
  • Oenanthe scotocerca furensis: W Sudan (Darfur)
  • Oenanthe scotocerca turkana: SW Ethiopia to NW Kenya and Uganda
  • Oenanthe scotocerca spectatrix: Ethiopia (Awash Valley) and N Somalia

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