Orange-breasted bushshrike

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Orange-breasted bushshrike
Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus, Polokwane Wildtuin.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Malaconotidae
Genus: Chlorophoneus
C. sulfureopectus
Binomial name
Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus
(Lesson, 1831)

Telophorus sulfureopectus
Malaconotus sulfureopectus

The orange-breasted bushshrike or sulphur-breasted bushshrike (Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus) is a species of bird in the family Malaconotidae. It is widespread throughout Sub-Saharan Africa (relatively absent from most of Central, Southern and the Horn of Africa). Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, dry savanna and moist savanna. Another species, Braun's bushshrike, is sometimes called orange-breasted bushshrike, as well.

In Zambia


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