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Marsh Tchagra

Bocagia minuta (Hartlaub, 1858)

The marsh tchagra or blackcap bush-shrike is a species of passerine bird placed in the monotypic genus Bocagia in the family Malaconotidae. It is native to marshes in the tropics and subtropics of Africa. It is sometimes placed in the genus Tchagra. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Malaconotidae
Genus:
   Bocagia
Scientific:
  Bocagia minuta


Original description

Citation:
  (Hartlaub, 1858)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p. 292

Protonym:
  Telephonus minutus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32271822


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  58F62571212B364B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-58F62571

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/58F62571


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916265

Geographic range:

  • Bocagia minuta minuta: Sierra Leone east to South Sudan, eastern Sudan, and Ethiopia, south to western Kenya and northwestern Tanzania
  • Bocagia minuta [reichenowi or remota]: E and s Tanzania, s Malawi, e Zimbabwe and Mozambique
English:
Marsh Tchagra
Catalan:
txagra d'aiguamoll
Czech:
čagra černohlavý
Danish:
Lille Kratskade
German:
Sumpftschagra
Spanish:
Techarga Chica
Spanish (Spain):
Chagra Marismeña
Finnish:
pikkupensaslepinkäinen
French:
Tchagra des marais
Italian:
Ciagra capinera
Japanese (romaji):
zuguroyabumozu
Japanese:
ズグロヤブモズ
Lithuanian:
Rausvoji čagra
Dutch:
Kleine Tsjagra
Norwegian:
Sumpsjagra
Polish:
czagra plowa
Portuguese:
Picanco dos pauis
Russian:
Малая чагра
Slovak:
čagra močiarna
Serbian:
Močvarska čagra
Swedish:
Sumptchagra
Ukrainian:
Чагра чорноголова
Chinese:
小红翅鵙
Chinese (Traditional):
小紅翅伯勞


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Marsh Tchagra ( Bocagia minuta) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Tchagra des marais ( Tchagra minuta) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Marsh Tchagra ( Tchagra minuta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Marsh Tchagra ( Tchagra minuta) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Marsh Tchagra ( Tchagra minuta) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tchagra minutus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Bocagia [minuta or anchietae] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Vleitjagra
Catalan: txagra d'aiguamoll
Czech: čagra černohlavý, Cagra malý
Danish: Lille Kratskade, Lille Krattornskade
German: Sumpf-Tcshagra, Sumpftschagra
English: Anchieta's Tchagra, Black-cap Bush Shrike, Blackcap Bushshrike, Blackcap Bush-Shrike, Blackcap Tchagra, Black-cap Tchagra, Black-capped Tchagra, Lesser Tchagra, Little Blackcap, Little Tchagra, Marsh Bush-Shrike, Marsh Shrike, Marsh Tchagra
English (Kenya): Marsh Tchagra
Spanish: Techarga Chica
Spanish (Spain): Chagra Marismeña
Estonian: soo-pagulind
Finnish: Pikkupensaslepinkäinen
French: Petit Tchagra à tête noire, Petit Téléphone, Tchagra d'Anchieta, Tchagra des marais
Italian: Ciagra capinera, Ciagra di palude
Japanese (romaji): zuguroyabumozu
Japanese: ズグロヤブモズ, ヅグロヤブモヅ
Scientific: Antichromus anchietae, Bocagia minuta, Bocagia minuta anchietae, Bocagia minuta minuta, Tchagra minuta, Tchagra minutus, Telephonus anchietae, Telephonus minutus
Lithuanian: Rausvoji čagra
Dutch: Kleine Tsjagra
Norwegian: Sumpsjagra
Polish: czagra plowa, czagra płowa
Portuguese: Picanco dos pauis, Picanço-assobiador-dos-pântanos, Picanco-dos-pauis
Russian: Малая чагра
Slovak: čagra močiarna
Serbian: Močvarska čagra
Swedish: Sumptchagra
Swahili: Kikuche-mbuga
Ukrainian: Чагра чорноголова
Chinese: 小红翅鵙
Chinese (Traditional): 小紅翅伯勞

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