Orange-breasted bushshrike

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

Chlorophoneus sulfureopectus
Malaconotus sulfureopectus

The orange-breasted bushshrike or sulphur-breasted bushshrike (Telophorus sulfureopectus or Chlorophoneus s. or Malaconotus s.) 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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