Damara Rock-jumper

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Damara Rock-jumper

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Achaetops pycnopygius Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Macrosphenidae Family
16-17 cm Length
Forest. Shrubland, plantations urban areas, gardens. Below Between   Range:- Endemic to Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, spiders. Food  
7541 - TSN: 558398 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Sylviidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Afrikaans: Rotsvoel, Rotsvoël
Czech: skalňáček drozdovitý, Šplhac skalní
Danish: Klippehopper
German: Klippensänger, Klippen-Sänger
English: Damara Rock jumper, Damara Rockjumper, Damara Rock-jumper, Damara Rockrunner, Damaraland Rock Jumper, Damaraland Rockjumper, Rockrunner, Rock-Runner
Spanish: Saltarrocas de Damara
Finnish: Louhikkokerttu
French: Achétopse ŕ flancs roux, Chanteur des écueils, Chétopse ŕ flancs roux, Fauvette des Damaras
Italian: Corridore delle rocce, Saltarocce del Damara
Japanese: iwakusamushikui, iwatobimushikui
Japanese: イウァクサムシクィ, イワトビムシクイ
Latin: Achaetops pycnopygius, Chaetops pycnopygius, Sphenoeacus pycnopygius
Dutch: Roodstuitrotszanger, Roodstuit-rotszanger
Norwegian: Steinhopper
Polish: skalnik
Portuguese: Salta-pedras
Russian: Дамарская большехвостая славка
Slovak: skalobežec škvrnitý
Swedish: Damarasĺngare
Chinese: 岩莺


Achaetops pycnopygius
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Achaetops pycnopygius spadix

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