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Tractrac Chat

Layard's Chat, Tractrac Chat Cercomela layardi, Cercomela tractrac, Emarginata tractrac Namibschmätzer, Oranjeschmätzer Traquet de roche des savanes, Traquet de roche pale, Traquet de roche pâle, Traquet tractrac Chasco-pálido Равнинный скромный чекан 特拉岩(即鸟), 特拉岩鵖 damariiwabitaki

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Layard's Chat, Tractrac Chat Cercomela layardi, Cercomela tractrac, Emarginata tractrac Namibschmätzer, Oranjeschmätzer Traquet de roche des savanes, Traquet de roche pale, Traquet de roche pâle, Traquet tractrac Chasco-pálido Равнинный скромный чекан 特拉岩(即鸟), 特拉岩鵖 damariiwabitaki range map

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Cercomela tractrac Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
14 - 15 cm Length
Tropical dry shrubland, grassland & hot desert. Below Between Up to  Range:- Angola, Namibia & South Africa:- Eastern Cape, Free State, Northern Cape & Western Cape.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 - 3  turquoise eggs plain or finely spotted red, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
Monogamous, mating for life Habits
6677 - TSN: 916854 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Woestynspekvreter
Czech: Skalnícek namibijský, skalníček namibijský
Danish: Grå Stensmutte
German: Namibschmätzer, Oranjeschmätzer
English: Layard's Chat, Tractrac Chat
Spanish: Colinegro Tractrac
Estonian: hõbe-kaljutäks
Finnish: Hopeatasku
French: Traquet de roche des savanes, Traquet de roche pale, Traquet de roche pâle, Traquet tractrac
Italian: Codinero tractrac, Sassicola Tractrac
Japanese: damariiwabitaki
Japanese: ダマリイワビタキ
Latin: Cercomela layardi, Cercomela tractrac, Emarginata tractrac
Dutch: Woestijnspekvreter, Woestijn-spekvreter
Norwegian: Traktrakskvett
Polish: szareczka blada
Portuguese: Chasco-pálido
Russian: Равнинный скромный чекан
Slovak: skaliarik traktrak
Swedish: Traktrakskvätta
Chinese: 特拉岩(即鸟), 特拉岩鵖

Sub-species
Cercomela tractrac
Cercomela tractrac albicans
Cercomela tractrac barlowi
Cercomela tractrac hoeschi
Cercomela tractrac nebulosa
Cercomela tractrac tractrac

  • Emarginata tractrac tractrac: South Africa (Karoo to Aliwal)
  • Emarginata tractrac hoeschi: Coastal deserts of SW Angola and NW Namibia
  • Emarginata tractrac albicans: Coastal N Namibia (W Damaraland and N Great Namaqualand)
  • Emarginata tractrac barlowi: Namibia (Central and S Great Namaqualand)
Source: Clements checklist 2012


 

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