Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bushshrikes and Allies :: Black-crowned Tchagra

Black-crowned Tchagra Tchagra senegala

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Black-headed Bushshrike, Black-headed Tchagra, Hooded Tchagra, Moroccan Tchagra
Old scientific name(s): Tchagra senegalus, Tchagra senegalus


Botswana - Aug, 1999 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Ouad Massa, Morocco - Dec 16, 2004 © Ben van den Broek  Tanji Reserve, The Gambia - Nov 14, 2002 © Ian Esland 
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(1) N. Africa in Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia.
(2) S. Arabia.
(3) Sudan.
(4) Mali to Chad.
(5) Senegal to Sierra Leone, Burkina Faso to s. Chad, and n. Central African Republic.
(6) Se. Sudan to Ethiopia, Eritrea, and n. Somalia.
(7) Ne. Somalia.
(8) S. Cameroon to sw. Sudan and s. Uganda to se. Zaire, c. Angola, Zambia, w. Mozambique (Tete).
(9) S. Somalia to e. Tanzania, Mozambique, and e. South Africa (e. Transvaal, Natal , Orange Free State, and e. Cape Province).
(10) S. Angola, n. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, sw. Zambia, Zimbabwe, and n. South Africa (w. Transvaal).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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