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Cape Robin-Chat

Cape Robin, Cape Robin Chat, Cape Robinchat, Cape Robin-Chat, Common Robin-Chat, Robin Chat, Robin-Chat, Cossypha caffra, Gewone Janfrederik, Janfrederik, Kapdrosselsanger, Kap Rötel, Kaprötel, Cosifa Cafre, Cossyphe du Cap, fokföldi rozsdásrigó, Cossifa del Capo, Tordo pettirosso del Capo, tsugumihitaki, Kaapse Lawaaimaker, Kaffertrosteskvett, Капская чекановая горихвостка, Kurumbiza Tumbo-jeupe, uGaga, 黄喉歌䳭, 黄喉歌(即鸟), 黄喉歌鵖,

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Cape Robin, Cape Robin Chat, Cape Robinchat, Cape Robin-Chat, Common Robin-Chat, Robin Chat, Robin-Chat, Cossypha caffra, Gewone Janfrederik, Janfrederik, Kapdrosselsanger, Kap Rötel, Kaprötel, Cosifa Cafre, Cossyphe du Cap, fokföldi rozsdásrigó, Cossifa del Capo, Tordo pettirosso del Capo, tsugumihitaki, Kaapse Lawaaimaker, Kaffertrosteskvett, Капская чекановая горихвостка, Kurumbiza Tumbo-jeupe, uGaga, 黄喉歌䳭, 黄喉歌(即鸟), 黄喉歌鵖, map.

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Cossypha caffra Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
16–17 cm Length
Tropical montane moist & dry forest, dry & moist shrubland, high altitude shrubland, savanna, grassland, arable land, plantations urban areas, rural gardens.  Range:- Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia & Zimbabwe.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 - 3 eggs, incubation 14 - 18 days, fledging 16 - 18 days. See Young in nest Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
  Habits
6575 - TSN: 559532 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Gewone Janfrederik, Janfrederik
Czech: Drozdík kapský
Danish: Kapdrosselsanger
German: Kap Rötel, Kaprötel
English: Cape Robin, Cape Robin Chat, Cape Robinchat, Cape Robin-Chat, Common Robin-Chat, Robin Chat, Robin-Chat,
Spanish: Cosifa Cafre
Estonian: mägi-ruugeööbik
Finnish: Matkijapunarastas, matkijapunatasku
French: Cossyphe du Cap
Hungarian: fokföldi rozsdásrigó
Italian: Cossifa del Capo, Tordo pettirosso del Capo
Japanese: tsugumihitaki
Japanese: ツグミヒタキ
Latin: Cossypha caffra
Dutch: Kaapse Lawaaimaker
Norwegian: Kaffertrosteskvett
Polish: zlotokos ogrodowy, złotokos ogrodowy
Portuguese: Cossifa do Cabo
Russian: Капская чекановая горихвостка
Slovak: akalat záhradný
Sotho, Southern: Sethoenamoru
Swedish: kapsnĺrskvätta, Kapsnĺrtrast
Swahili: Kurumbiza Tumbo-jeupe
Xhosa: Ugaga
Chinese: 黄喉歌䳭, 黄喉歌(即鸟), 黄喉歌鵖
Zulu: uGaga

Sub-species
Cossypha caffra
Cossypha caffra ardens
Cossypha caffra caffra
Cossypha caffra iolaema
Cossypha caffra kivuensis
Cossypha caffra namaquensis
Cossypha caffra vespera

  • Cossypha caffra caffra (caffra): Southwestern to Eastern South Africa, Swaziland, and Zimbabwe
  • Cossypha caffra iolaema (iolaema): Mts. of extreme S Sudan to Kenya, Zambia and Mozambique
  • Cossypha caffra kivuensis: E Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kivu highlands) and SW Uganda
  • Cossypha caffra namaquensis: southwestern Namibia and north central and central South Africa.
Source: Clements checklist 2012


 

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Female

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Cape Robin, Cape Robin Chat, Cape Robinchat, Cape Robin-Chat, Common Robin-Chat, Robin Chat, Robin-Chat, Cossypha caffra, Gewone Janfrederik, Janfrederik, Kapdrosselsanger, Kap Rötel, Kaprötel, Cosifa Cafre, Cossyphe du Cap, fokföldi rozsdásrigó, Cossifa del Capo, Tordo pettirosso del Capo, tsugumihitaki, Kaapse Lawaaimaker, Kaffertrosteskvett, Капская чекановая горихвостка, Kurumbiza Tumbo-jeupe, uGaga, 黄喉歌䳭, 黄喉歌(即鸟), 黄喉歌鵖, nest, eggs,

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Cape Robin, Cape Robin Chat, Cape Robinchat, Cape Robin-Chat, Common Robin-Chat, Robin Chat, Robin-Chat, Cossypha caffra, Gewone Janfrederik, Janfrederik, Kapdrosselsanger, Kap Rötel, Kaprötel, Cosifa Cafre, Cossyphe du Cap, fokföldi rozsdásrigó, Cossifa del Capo, Tordo pettirosso del Capo, tsugumihitaki, Kaapse Lawaaimaker, Kaffertrosteskvett, Капская чекановая горихвостка, Kurumbiza Tumbo-jeupe, uGaga, 黄喉歌䳭, 黄喉歌(即鸟), 黄喉歌鵖, young, chicks,

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