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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cossypha anomala Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
15 cm Length
Tropical moist montanes. Between 1,50 & 2,600 m. Range:- Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6574 - TSN: 559530 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status


AKA:- Czech: Cervenka tanzánská, drozdík tanzanský
Danish: Grĺbrun Drosselsanger
German: Braunflankenrötel, Olivflankenrötel, Olivflanken-Rötel
English: Malawi Robin Chat, Malawi Robin-Chat, Olive flanked Robin Chat, Olive-flanked Ground Robin, Olive-flanked Robin, Olive-flanked Robin Chat, Olive-flanked Robinchat, Olive-flanked Robin-Chat
Spanish: Cosifa Anómala
Estonian: hall-ruugeööbik
Finnish: Harmaapunarastas, harmaapunatasku
French: Cossyphe ŕ flancs olive
Hungarian: olajzöldszárnyú rozsdásrigó
Italian: Cossifa fianchioliva, Tordo pettirosso fianchioliva
Japanese: mujitsugumihitaki
Japanese: ムジツグミヒタキ
Latin: Cossypha albigularis, Cossypha anomala, Cossypha anomala anomala, Cossypha macclounii, Dessonornis anomala, Dryocichloides anomala, Dryocichloides anomalus
Dutch: Bruinflankjanfrederik, Bruinflank-janfrederik
Norwegian: Oliventrosteskvett
Polish: zlotokos zalobny, złotokos żałobny
Portuguese: Pisco-de-flancos-esverdeados
Russian: Буробокая алета
Slovak: akalat olivkastý
Swedish: Olivsnĺrtrast, sotsnĺrskvätta
Chinese: 绿胁歌䳭, 绿胁歌(即鸟), 绿胁歌鵖

Cossypha anomala
Cossypha anomala albigularis
Cossypha anomala anomala
Cossypha anomala grotei
Cossypha anomala gurue
Cossypha anomala macclounii
Cossypha anomala mbuluensis
Cossypha anomala njombe
Cossypha anomala polioptera
Cossypha anomala porotoensis

  • Cossypha anomala anomala: N-central Malawi (Mt. Mulanje region)
  • Cossypha anomala gurue: Montane forests of N-Central Mozambique
  • Cossypha anomala macclounii: S Tanzania (Tukuyu District) to N Malawi (Viphya Plateau)
  • Cossypha anomala mbuluensis: N-central Tanzania (Mbulu region)
Source: Clements checklist 2012


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