Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin

Cercotrichas galactotes - Agrobate roux

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cercotrichas

  • Species
    :

    galactotes

Descriptor

Temminck, 1820

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 22 à 27 cm.
  • Weight
    : 20 à 25 g
Longevity

7 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Agrobate roux
adult plum. breeding
Agrobate roux
adult

Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin (Cercotrichas galactotes) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information 5 subspecies

  • Cercotrichas galactotes galactotes (Iberian Pen., n Africa, Israel and sw Syria)
  • Cercotrichas galactotes syriaca (Balkans to w and s Turkey, w Syria and Lebanon)
  • Cercotrichas galactotes familiaris (se Turkey, Iraq and n and ne Arabia to s Kazakhstan, e Afghanistan and w Pakistan)
  • Cercotrichas galactotes minor (Senegal and Gambia to n Somalia)
  • Cercotrichas galactotes hamertoni (e Somalia)

Foreign names

  • Agrobate roux,
  • Alzacola rojizo,
  • rouxinol-do-mato-ruivo,
  • Heckensänger,
  • tüskebujkáló,
  • Rosse Waaierstaart,
  • Usignolo d'Africa,
  • trädnäktergal,
  • Hekkskvett,
  • žltorítka ryšavá,
  • pěvec ryšavý,
  • Trænattergal,
  • ruostepyrstö,
  • cuaenlairat comú,
  • Glaumgali,
  • drozdówka rdzawa,
  • rudastes strazdīgala,
  • mejačica,
  • Тугайный соловей,
  • オタテヤブコマドリ,
  • 棕薮鸲,
  • 棕藪鴝,

Voice song and cries

Agrobate roux
adult

Habitat

Agrobate roux
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Seasonal/Intermittent/Irregular Rivers/Streams/Creeks ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Threats - protection

IUCN conservation status
Extinct
Threatened
Least
concern
Extinc
in the Wild
Near
threatened
Not
evaluated
EX EW CR EN VU NT LC NE

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Agrobate roux
published: - Updated: 24-06-2008
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