White-throated Robin-chat (Cossypha humeralis) - HBW 10, p. 741
French: Cossyphe à gorge blanche
Spanish: Cosifa Gorgiblanca
Other common names: White-shouldered Robin-chat
Taxonomy: Dessonornis [sic] humeralis A. Smith, 1836, banks of the Marico River, western Transvaal, South Africa.
Previously placed in genus Bessonornis. Proposed race crepuscula (from N & E of range) considered indistinguishable. Monotypic.
Distribution: Zimbabwe and SE Botswana E to S Mozambique and NE South Africa.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird on a branch, singing Locality Nylsvley Nature Reserve, Limpopo Province, South Africa (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 23 October 2004 7 years ago 29 sec 4
A bird on the ground and flying to a tree Locality Kruger National Park, South Africa (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 31 August 1998 6 years ago 16 sec 3.8
A bird singing on a tree in a misty morning Locality Praia do Bilene, Gaza Province, Mozambique (Monotypic species)
Nacho Aransay 8 April 2013 5 weeks ago 32 sec 3.3
In the observatory at the dam
Locality Pilanesberg National Park, North West Province, South Africa
Marco Valentini 27 August 2010 2 years ago 4.3
Locality Mkuze, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa
Guy Poisson 6 November 2012 22 weeks ago 4
Single bird perched on branch
Locality Polokwane (Pietersburg), Limpopo Province, South Africa
jmdebruyn 13 April 2009 49 weeks ago 3.7
A bird singing.
Locality South Africa (Monotypic species)
Fran Trabalon 21 October 2008 3 years ago 3.4
A singing bird.
Locality Mkuze Game Reserve, iSimangaliso Wetland Park, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 24 October 2007 2 years ago 3
White-throated Robin-chat perched in a tree
Locality Kruger National Park, South Africa
Rhonda Hansch 15 October 2008 1 year ago 2.8