White-crowned Robin-chat Cossypha albicapilla

White-crowned Robin-chat
White-crowned Robin-chat
Robin-chats, like robins, spend much of their time on the ground under bushes shifting leaf litter looking for insects. The White-crowned Robin-chat comes from West Africa.
White-crowned Robin-chat
White-crowned Robin-chat
White-crowned Robin-chat
Like robins, they have a melodious song.
White-crowned Robin-chat
White-crowned Robin-chat
White-crowned Robin-chat

Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
Cossypha niveicapilla

Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
The Snowy-crowned Robin-chat comes from sub-Saharan West and Central Africa. Unlike its White-crowned relative, it has an orange nape (or collar) and only a parting of white not a cap.
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
Snowy-crowned Robin-chat
Snowy-headed Robin-chat
It is also called the Snowy-headed Robin-chat. Male and female have similar plumage.