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Grey Tit-Flycatcher, Myioparus plumbeus

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Myioparus plumbeus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
13-14 cm Length
Forest plantations arable land, gardens. Range:- Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, (South Africa:- Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Northwest Province,) South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, larvae, worms, fruit & berries. Food  
6474 - TSN: 561335 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Waaierstertvlieevanger, Waaierstertvlieëvanger
Czech: lejsek olověnobarvý, Lejsek olovobarvý
Danish: Grå Mejsefluesnapper
German: Meisenschnäpper
English: Fantailed Flycatcher, Fan-tailed Flycatcher, Fan-tailed Tit-Flycatcher, Gray Tit Babbler, Gray Tit Flycatcher, Gray Tit-Babbler, Gray Tit-Flycatcher, Gray Tit-Warbler, Grey Tit Babbler, Grey Tit Flycatcher, Grey Tit-Babbler, Grey Tit-Flycatcher, Grey Tit-Warbler, Leadcolored Flycatcher, Lead-colored Flycatcher, Lead-colored Tit-Flycatcher, Leadcoloured Flycatcher, Lead-coloured Flycatcher, Lead-coloured Tit-Flycatcher, Tit Flycatcher
Spanish: Papamoscas Carbonero, Papamosquito Gris
Finnish: Siniselkäsieppo
French: Gobemouche mésange
Italian: Pigliamosche cincia grigio, Pigliamosche plumbeo coda a ventaglio
Japanese: enagahitaki, ojirohaiirohitaki
Japanese: エナガヒタキ, オジロハイイロヒタキ
Latin: Myioparus plumbeus, Parisoma plumbeum, Parisoma plumbeus
Dutch: Meesvliegenvanger, Mees-vliegenvanger
Norwegian: Viftefluesnapper
Polish: mucholówka sina, muchołówka sina
Portuguese: Para-moscas-de-leque
Russian: Синицевая серая мухоловка
Slovak: muchár sýkorčí
Swedish: Grå mesflugsnappare
Swahili: Shore Rangi-risasi
Chinese: 灰雀鹟


Myioparus plumbeus
Myioparus plumbeus catoleucus
Myioparus plumbeus grandior
Myioparus plumbeus orientalis
Myioparus plumbeus plumbeus
Myioparus plumbeus pulpum

  • Myioparus plumbeus plumbeus: Senegambia to NW Angola, S Ethiopia, Uganda and NW Tanzania
  • Myioparus plumbeus orientalis: Lowlands of E Kenya to E Tanzania, Mozambique and Natal
  • Myioparus plumbeus catoleucus: Angola plateau to Namibia, S Congo, Botswana, Malawi and Natal

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