Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Cisticola
Family: Sylviidae (Aves)
Taxon : Bird
Group : Animal

SPECIES
fulvicapilla
NOTES

A small resident bird which only reaches a length of about 10 cm and weighs 10 g. Males commonly call from the top of bushes. An oval nest with a side entrance near the top is placed in a tuft of grass.


AUTHORITY
(Vieillot, 1817)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Brown on top with lighter coloured underparts. Has a rufous crown and a fairly long slender tail
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Neddicky
Neddikkie
Cisticola
Habitat
NOTES: Often perches on fence poles
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cisticola fulvicapillus



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