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Capped Wheatear

Capped Wheatear Oenanthe pileata Erdschmätzer, Erdsteinschmätzer, Erd-Steinschmätzer Monachella pileata, Monachella testanera kuroerisabakuhitaki Mhozo Utosi-mweusi Inkotyeni iSangwili Southern: Thoromeli 冕(即鸟) male

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Capped Wheatear Oenanthe pileata Erdschmätzer, Erdsteinschmätzer, Erd-Steinschmätzer Monachella pileata, Monachella testanera kuroerisabakuhitaki Mhozo Utosi-mweusi Inkotyeni iSangwili Southern: Thoromeli 冕(即鸟) range map

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Oenanthe pileata Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
16–18 cm Length
Tropical dry & high altitude shrubland, savanna, grassland, pastureland, arable land. Below Between Up to  Range:- Angola, Botswana, Democratic Mozambique, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia & Zimbabwe.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
2(3 - 4)5 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
  Habits
6671 TSN: 561662 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Hoeveldskaapwagter, Hoëveldskaapwagter
Czech: bělořit bělohrdlý, Belorit kápový
Danish: Sortbrystet Stenpikker
German: Erdschmätzer, Erdsteinschmätzer, Erd-Steinschmätzer
English: Capped Wheatear
Spanish: Collalba Capirotada, Collalba Encapotada
Estonian: vöö-kivitäks
Finnish: Mustavyötasku
French: Traquet cordon-noir, Traquet du Cap
Hebrew: סלעית כפה
Hungarian: földi hantmadár
Italian: Monachella pileata, Monachella testanera
Japanese: kuroerisabakuhitaki
Japanese: クロエリサバクヒタキ
Kwangali: Kazinganzwi
Latin: Oenanthe pileata
Dutch: Aardtapuit
Norwegian: Beltesteinskvett
Polish: bialorzytka obrozna, białorzytka obrożna
Portuguese: Chasco de barrete, Chasco-de-barrete
Russian: Капская каменка
Slovak: skaliarik obojkový
Sotho, Southern: Thoromeli
Swedish: Svartbröstad stenskvätta
Swahili: Mhozo Utosi-mweusi
Tswana: Ntidi
Xhosa: Inkotyeni
Chinese: 冕(即鸟)
Zulu: iSangwili

Sub-species
Oenanthe pileata
Oenanthe pileata albinotata
Oenanthe pileata livingstoni
Oenanthe pileata livingstonii
Oenanthe pileata neseri
Oenanthe pileata pileata

  • Oenanthe pileata pileata: S Namibia and South Africa
  • Oenanthe pileata neseri: S Angola and N Namibia to W Botswana
  • Oenanthe pileata livingstonii: E Angola to Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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Capped Wheatear Oenanthe pileata Erdschmätzer, Erdsteinschmätzer, Erd-Steinschmätzer Monachella pileata, Monachella testanera kuroerisabakuhitaki Mhozo Utosi-mweusi Inkotyeni iSangwili Southern: Thoromeli 冕(即鸟), Etosha National Park

 

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