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Yellow-eyed Black-Flycatcher

Yellow-eyed Black-Flycatcher

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Melaenornis ardesiacus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Muscicapidae Family
18 cm Length
Tropical montane moist forest, high altitude shrubland. Between 1,300 - 2,450 m.  Range:-Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda,& Uganda.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Insects, larvae, spiders, worms, possibly seeds and berries. Food  
6433 - TSN: 561025  - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Lejsek Berliozuv, lejsek žlutooký
Danish: Guløjet Fluesnapper
German: Gelbaugen-Drongoschnäpper
English: Berlioz' Black Flycatcher, Berlioz's Black Flycatcher, Berlioz's Black-Flycatcher, Yellow eyed Black Flycatcher, Yellow-eyed Black Flycatcher, Yellow-eyed Black Thrush, Yellow-eyed Black-Flycatcher, Yellow-eyed Flycatcher
Spanish: Papamoscas de Berlioz
Finnish: kivunsieppo, Zairensieppo
French: Gobemouche de Berlioz, Gobemouche drongo des bois, Gobemouche du Kivu
Italian: Pigliamosche nero di Berlioz, Pigliamosche nero occhigialli
Japanese: kongokurohitaki
Japanese: コンゴクロヒタキ
Latin: Melaenornis ardesiaca, Melaenornis ardesiacus
Dutch: Geeloogdrongovliegenvanger, Geeloog-drongovliegenvanger
Norwegian: Guløyefluesnapper
Polish: mucharka zóltooka, mucharka żółtooka
Russian: Желтоглазая чёрная мухоловка
Slovak: muchár žltooký
Swedish: Gulögd flugsnappare
Chinese: 黄眼黑鹟

Sub-species None known


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Gobemouche de Berlioz (Melaenornis ardesiacus) Yellow-eyed Black-flycatcher from Pascal Vagner on Vimeo.


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