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White-crowned Shama

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Copsychus stricklandii Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
21 - 28 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist & mangrove forest, bamboo moist shrubland, plantations, rural gardens. Below 600 m.   Range:- Endemic to the Island of Borneo

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6605  - TSN: 559433 - Sub-species World Number
NR Status


AKA:- Czech: šáma běločapková, Šama belocapkový
Danish: Hvidkronet Shama
German: Weißkappenschama
English: Black Shama, Strickland's Shama, White crowned Shama, White-crowned Shama, White-rumped Shama (White-crowned)
Spanish: Mirlo Shama de Strickland
Estonian: valgekiird-harakööbik
Finnish: Borneonharakkarastas
French: Shama de Strickland
Hungarian: fehérsapkás sámarigó
Indonesian: Kucica Kalimantan
Italian: Shama capobianco, Shama di Strickland
Japanese: shiragashikichou
Japanese: シラガシキチョウ
Latin: Copsychus malabaricus stricklandii/barbouri, Copsychus stricklandi, Copsychus stricklandii, Kittacincla stricklandii
Dutch: Witkruinshamalijster, Witkruin-shamalijster
Polish: sroczek bialolbisty, sroczek białołbisty
Russian: Белошапочный шама-дрозд
Slovak: šáma čiapočkatá
Swedish: vitkronad shama
Chinese: 白顶鹊鸲

Copsychus stricklandii
Copsychus stricklandii barbouri
Copsychus stricklandii stricklandii

  • Kittacincla stricklandii stricklandii: Lowlands of N Borneo, Labuan, Balembangan and Banggi islands
  • Kittacincla stricklandii barbouri: Maratua Islands (off N Borneo)
Source: Clements checklist 2012


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