Acrocephalus brevipennis: Santiago (Cape Verde Is.). Extirpated on São Nicolau and Brava. Source: Clements checklist. English: Cape Verde Swamp-Warbler. Cape Verde Swamp-warbler 13·5 cm; g. A medium-sized, long-billed and rather long-tailed warbler. Has short, thin greyish supercilium; grey-brown. Cape Verde Warbler · Acrocephalus brevipennis · (Keulemans, ) 8 foreground recordings and 0 background recordings of Acrocephalus brevipennis.

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Cape Verde warbler

Bulletin of the African Bird Club. The plumage of the adults does not change colour significantly throughout the seasons, although the upperparts become greyer as the plumage becomes more worn 4. Share this image — Hide sharing options.

This is a medium-sized warbler, larger than the Eurasian reed warbler. Share this image — Hide sharing options.

Avibase has been acrocephaluw , times since 24 June Populations found at higher elevations on Fogo acrocepjalus to prefer inhabiting areas which contain flowering plants such as Spanish flag Ipomoea lobata and giant reed Arundo donax 8.

The tail feathers of the Cape Verde warbler are mainly dark brown 4while the wing feathers are dark grey, with the edges of the feathers fading into an olive brown.

This species has a distinctive reddish-brown tinge to the rump 2 4. Its face is marked with a faint, narrow, greyish-white line above the eye 2 4 and it has a long, pointed, dark brown to blackish beak, with the lower part brevilennis the beak being yellow-orange 2.


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This species is affected by global climate change. International Union for Conservation of Nature. This species is affected by global climate change. Carricero de Cabo Verde Spanish Spain: It nests in reedbeds, two to three eggs being laid in a suspended nest.

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Acrocephalus brevipennis (Cape Verde Swamp-Warbler) – Avibase

Acrocephalus brevipennis Keulemans Rousserolle du Cap-Vert Icelandic: This species information was authored as part of the Arkive and Universities Scheme. Nightingale reed-warbler Acrocephalus luscinius. Christopher Helm Publishers, London. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island.

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Henderson reed-warbler Acrocephalus taiti. Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below.

Rodents of Unusual Size. It is also known as the Cape Verde cane warbler or Cape Verde swamp warblerand in Creole as tchota-de-canachincherote[2] also tchintchirote.

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The nests of the Cape Verde warbler are constructed predominantly in giant reed Arundo donaxbut also in sugarcane, bushes and trees 2 9. Cannaiola di Capo Verde Japanese: Sacred kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus.

There are brevipenbis than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Checklists There are more than 12, regional checklists in Avibase, offered in 9 different taxonomies, including synonyms more than languages. Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Cape Verde warbler biology The Cape Verde warbler breeds between August and November, although the breeding period might last longer if there has been rain 3.

Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Acrocepgalus this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. Zoologia Caboverdiana1 1: Share on Facebook Tweet Send email. Retrieved 27 November Verbreitung, Dichte, Habitat und Brutbiologie. Retrieved 9 October Geographic distribution of the Cape Verde an warbler Acrocephalus brevipennis – it has a very small distribution shown in arrows in the further west.

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