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Northern Black-Flycatcher

African Black-Flycatcher, Black Flycatcher, Northern Black Flycatcher, Northern Black-Flycatcher, Western Black Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides Papamoscas Drongo, Papamoscas Negro kurohitaki Gobemouche drongo, Gobemouche drongo du Sénégal Kidaku 黑鹟

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African Black-Flycatcher, Black Flycatcher, Northern Black Flycatcher, Northern Black-Flycatcher, Western Black Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides Papamoscas Drongo, Papamoscas Negro kurohitaki Gobemouche drongo, Gobemouche drongo du Sénégal Kidaku 黑鹟 map

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Melaenornis edolioides Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
20 cm Length
Tropica moist  forest. dry forest, dry shrubland, savanna, grassland, pastureland, plantations, rural gardens. Below 1,800 m  Range:- Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic,   Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, MaliMauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan,Sudan, Tanzania, Toga & Uganda.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
  Habits
6431 - TSN: 561026 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Lejsek cerný, lejsek černý
Danish: Sort Fluesnapper
German: Schieferschwarzer Drongoschnäpper, Senegal Drongoschnäpper, Senegaldrongoschäpper, Senegaldrongoschnäpper, Swainsonschnäpper
English: African Black-Flycatcher, Black Flycatcher, Northern Black Flycatcher, Northern Black-Flycatcher, Western Black Flycatcher
Spanish: Papamoscas Drongo, Papamoscas Negro
Finnish: Mustasieppo
French: Gobemouche drongo, Gobemouche drongo du Sénégal
Italian: Pigliamosche nero, Pigliamosche nero settentrionale
Japanese: kurohitaki
Japanese: クロヒタキ
Latin: Melaenornis edolioides
Dutch: Senegalese Drongovliegenvanger
Norwegian: Svartfluesnapper
Polish: mucharka czarna
Portuguese: Papa-moscas-preto
Russian: Северная чёрная мухоловка
Slovak: muchár sadzový
Swedish: Svart flugsnappare
Swahili: Kidaku
Chinese: 黑鹟

Sub-species
Melaenornis edolioides
Melaenornis edolioides edolioides
Melaenornis edolioides lugubris
Melaenornis edolioides schistacea
Melaenornis edolioides schistaceus
Melaenornis edolioides ugandae

  • Melaenornis edolioides edolioides: Savanna of Senegambia to Mali, Sierra Leone and Cameroon
  • Melaenornis edolioides lugubris: E Cameroon to W Ethiopia, NW Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, W Kenya, Tanzania
  • Melaenornis edolioides schistaceus: Eritrea and E Ethiopia to N Kenya (Moyale)
Source: Clements checklist 2012

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Female

view photos Photo August 4, 2007 by jvverde © all rights reserved

African Black-Flycatcher, Black Flycatcher, Northern Black Flycatcher, Northern Black-Flycatcher, Western Black Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides Papamoscas Drongo, Papamoscas Negro kurohitaki Gobemouche drongo, Gobemouche drongo du Sénégal Kidaku 黑鹟

view photos Photo October 16, 2007 by suerob © all rights reserved

African Black-Flycatcher, Black Flycatcher, Northern Black Flycatcher, Northern Black-Flycatcher, Western Black Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides Papamoscas Drongo, Papamoscas Negro kurohitaki Gobemouche drongo, Gobemouche drongo du Sénégal Kidaku 黑鹟

 

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