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Woodhouse's Antpecker


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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Parmoptila woodhousei Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Estrildidae Family
10cm Length
Tropical rainforest, between 700 & 1,800m. Occurs in:- Angola, Cameroon, Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Nigeria, Tanzania and Uganda Habitat
 eggs, incubation by female both parents days, fledging  days. Clutch
Chicks are fed Insects, spiders and larvae. Adults eat mainly seed. Food  
Often found with mixed species flocks. Habits
8553 - TSN: 561841 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

If you have sound recording of the Estrildidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Astrild mravencí, rezohlávek mravenčí
Danish: Myreastrild
German: Ameisenpicker, Woodhouse-Ameisenpicker
English: Antpecker, Ant-pecker, Flower-pecker Antpecker, Flowerpecker Weaver, Flower-pecker Weaver, Flowerpecker Weaver Finch, Flowerpecker Weaverfinch, Flower-pecker Weaver-Finch, Flowerpecker Weaver-Finch, Red-headed Antpecker, Red-headed Flowerpecker, Red-headed Flower-pecker, Red-headed Flowerpecker Weaverfinch, Red-headed Flower-pecker Weaverfinch, Woodhouse's Antpecker
Spanish: Estrilda Piquifina de Woodhouse, Pinzón Hormiguero Común
Estonian: sipelga-amadiin
Finnish: Muurahaispeippo
French: Astrild fourmilier, Astrild-fourmilier ŕ gorge rousse, Parmoptile ŕ gorge rousse, Parmoptile ŕ tęte rouge
Hungarian: hangyászpinty
Italian: Beccaformica di Woodhouse, Beccaformiche
Japanese: mushikuikimpara, mushikuikinpara
Japanese: ムシクィキッパラ, ムシクイキンパラ
Latin: Parmoptila woodhousei
Dutch: Mierenpikker
Norwegian: Myrveverfink, Rustmaskeastrid
Polish: mrówinka rudolica
Portuguese: Pica-formiga-de-garganta-ruiva
Russian: Обыкновенный муравьиный астрильд
Slovak: astrilda mravčia
Swedish: Woodhouses myrpickare
Swahili: Njiri Paji-jekundu
Chinese: 啄花雀


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