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African Forest-Flycatcher

Fraseria ocreata (Strickland, 1844)

Fraser's forest flycatcher, also known as the African forest-flycatcher, is a species of bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is found throughout the intra-tropical rainforest of Sub-Saharan Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Muscicapidae
Genus:
   Fraseria
Scientific:
  Fraseria ocreata


Original description

Citation:
  (Strickland, 1844)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p. 102

Protonym:
  Tephrodornis ocreatus

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/46217#page/114/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8B0371562258913A

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8B037156

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8B037156


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 560117

Geographic range:

  • Fraseria ocreata ocreata: Nigeria and Cameroon to Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo and w Uganda; Bioko
  • Fraseria ocreata prosphora: Liberia to Ghana
  • Fraseria ocreata kelsalli: Humid forests of Sierra Leone
English:
African Forest-Flycatcher
Catalan:
papamosques forestal
Czech:
lejsek šupinkoprsý
Danish:
Skovfluesnapper
German:
Sperberwaldschnäpper
Spanish:
Papamoscas Forestal
Spanish (Spain):
Papamoscas forestal
Finnish:
suomusieppo
French:
Gobemouche forestier
Croatian:
ljuskastoprsa muharica
Italian:
Pigliamosche di foresta africano
Japanese (romaji):
morihitaki
Japanese:
モリヒタキ
Lithuanian:
Miškinė frazerija
Dutch:
Stricklands Bosvliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Skjelflugesnappar
Norwegian:
Skjellfluesnapper
Polish:
mucharka łuskowana
Portuguese:
Papa-moscas-da-floresta
Russian:
Лесная мухоловка
Slovak:
muchár lesný
Swedish:
Frasers skogsflugsnappare
Ukrainian:
Мухарка лісова
Chinese:
非洲森莺
Chinese (Traditional):
森鶲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Fraser's Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Fraser's Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Fraser's Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
African Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Fraser's Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Fraser's Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Gobemouche forestier ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Gobemouche forestier ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Forest Flycatcher ( Melaenornis ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Forest Flycatcher ( Melaenornis ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Fraser's Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Fraser's Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
African Forest-flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Melaenornis ocreatus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Melaenornis ocreatus [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Melaenornis ocreatus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
African Forest-Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Fraser's Forest Flycatcher ( Fraseria ocreata) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Fraseria ocreata [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Fraseria ocreata [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: papamosques forestal
Czech: Lejsek pralesní, lejsek šupinkoprsý
Danish: Skovfluesnapper
German: Sperberwaldschnäpper, Waldschnäpper, Wald-Schnäpper
English: African Forest Flycatcher, African Forest-Flycatcher, Common Forest Flycatcher, Common Forest-Flycatcher, Forest Flycatcher, Forest-Flycatcher, Fraser's Forest Flycatcher, Fraser's Forest-Flycatcher
English, HBW: African Forest-flycatcher
English (IOC): Fraser's Forest Flycatcher
English (United States): African Forest-Flycatcher
Esperanto: Arbara muŝkaptulo
Spanish: Papamoscas del Bosque, Papamoscas Forestal
Spanish (Spain): Papamoscas forestal
Spanish (HBW): African Forest-Flycatcher
Finnish: Suomusieppo
French: Gobemouche forestier, Gobemouche forestier de Fraser
Croatian: ljuskastoprsa muharica
Italian: Pigliamosche di foresta, Pigliamosche di foresta africano
Japanese (romaji): morihitaki
Japanese: モリヒタキ
Scientific: Fraseria ocreata, Fraseria ocreata ocreata, Melaenornis ocreata, Melaenornis ocreatus, Tephrodornis ocreatus
Lithuanian: Miškinė frazerija
Dutch: Strickland-bosvliegenvanger, Stricklands Bosvliegenvanger
Norwegian Nynorsk: Skjelflugesnappar
Norwegian: Skjellfluesnapper
Polish: mucharka luskowana, mucharka łuskowana
Portuguese: Papa-moscas-da-floresta
Portuguese (Portugal): papa-moscas-florestal
Russian: Африканская лесная мухоловка, Лесная мухоловка, Лесная фразерия
Slovak: muchár lesný
Swedish: Frasers skogsflugsnappare, Skogsflugsnappare
Turkish: Ebruli sinekkapan
Ukrainian: Мухарка лісова
Chinese: 非洲森莺
Chinese (Traditional): 森鶲

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