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Forest Robin

Forest Robin, Forest Robin (Western), Western Forest Robin, Western Forest-Robin, Waldrötel, Petirrojo Selvático, Rougegorge de forêt, Erithacus erythrothorax erythrothorax, Sheppardia erythrothorax erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax erythrothorax, shiroboshihimekomadori, Zuwanende Kidari-chekundu, 林鸲,

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Forest Robin, Forest Robin (Western), Western Forest Robin, Western Forest-Robin, Waldrötel, Petirrojo Selvático, Rougegorge de forêt, Erithacus erythrothorax erythrothorax, Sheppardia erythrothorax erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax erythrothorax, shiroboshihimekomadori, Zuwanende Kidari-chekundu, 林鸲, map

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Stiphrornis erythrothorax Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
11 cm Length
Tropical primary forest, between 700 & 1,800m. Occurs in:- Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the CongoDemocratic Republic of Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, [Gulf of Guinea:- Bioko,] Kenya, Liberia, NigeriaRwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo & Uganda.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
  Habits
6541 - TSN: 563147 - Sub-species

May be split into 5 species

World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: červenka pralesní
Danish: Sortøret Nattergal
German: Waldrötel
English: Forest Robin, Forest Robin (Western), Western Forest Robin, Western Forest-Robin
Spanish: Petirrojo Selvático
Finnish: Afrikanmetsätasku
French: Rougegorge de forêt
Italian: Akelat di foresta
Japanese: shiroboshihimekomadori
Japanese: シロボシヒメコマドリ
Latin: Erithacus erythrothorax erythrothorax, Sheppardia erythrothorax erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax, Stiphrornis erythrothorax erythrothorax
Dutch: Bosakalat
Norwegian: Skogskvett
Polish: koloratka rudogardla, koloratka rudogardła
Russian: Лесная африканская зарянка
Slovak: bieloškvrnka lesná
Swedish: Västlig skogsskvätta
Swahili: Zuwanende Kidari-chekundu
Chinese: 林鸲

Sub-species
Stiphrornis erythrothorax
Stiphrornis erythrothorax erythrothorax
Stiphrornis erythrothorax gabonensis
Stiphrornis erythrothorax mabirae
Stiphrornis erythrothorax pyrrholaemus
Stiphrornis erythrothorax sanghensis
Stiphrornis erythrothorax xanthogaster

  • Stiphrornis erythrothorax: Sierra Leone to s Nigeria
  • Stiphrornis gabonensis: Coastal Cameroon and Gabon; Bioko (Gulf of Guinea)
  • Stiphrornis xanthogaster: E Cameroon to e Democratic Republic of the Congo, w Uganda and extreme s Sudan
  • Stiphrornis sanghensis: Central African Republic (Dzanga-Sangha forest)


Western forest robin (Stiphrornis erythrothorax erythrothorax).
Olive-backed forest robin (Stiphrornis erythrothorax pyrrholaemus).
Gabon forest robin (Stiphrornis erythrothorax gabonensis).
Sangha forest robin (Stiphrornis erythrothorax sanghornis).
Eastern forest robin (Stiphrornis erythrothorax xanthogaster).

 

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