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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Oenanthe bottae Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
14 - 16 cm Length
Tropical high altitude grassland, pastureland & arable land. Between 1,600 - 4,100 m.  Range:- 
Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Saudi Arabia & Yemen

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6673 TSN: 561645 - Sub-species World Number

AKA:- Czech: bělořit rezavoprsý, Belorit rudobrichý
Danish: Rødbrystet Stenpikker
German: Braunbrustschmätzer, Braunbrust-Steinschmätzer
English: Botta's Wheatear, Buff-breasted Wheatear, Red-breasted Chat, Red-breasted Wheatear
Spanish: Collalba de Botta, Collalba de Pecho Rojo
Estonian: ruugerind-kivitäks
Finnish: Nokiotsatasku
French: Traquet à poitrine brune, Traquet à poitrine rousse
Hungarian: barnamellű hantmadár
Italian: Monachella di Botta, Monachella pettorosso
Japanese: chamunesabakuhitaki
Japanese: チャムネサバクヒタキ
Latin: Oenanthe bottae, Oenanthe bottae bottae, Oenanthe bottae frenata
Lithuanian: Rudagurklis kultupys
Dutch: Bruinborsttapuit
Norwegian: Rødbryststeinskvett
Polish: bialorzytka czarnoucha, białorzytka czarnoucha
Russian: Рыжегрудая каменка
Slovak: skaliarik hrdzavoprsý
Swedish: Svartpannad stenskvätta
Swahili: Mhozo Habeshi
Turkish: kızıl göğüslükuyrukkakan, Kızıl-göğüslü Kuyrukkakan
Chinese: 红胸(即鸟), 红胸鵖

Oenanthe bottae
Oenanthe bottae bottae
Oenanthe bottae campicolina
Oenanthe bottae frenata
Oenanthe bottae heuglini

  • Oenanthe bottae bottae: Highlands of SW Arabia (Mecca to Yemen)
  • Oenanthe bottae frenata: Highlands of Eritrea and Ethiopia


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