Cisticolas and Allies (Cisticolidae)

Boran Cisticola (Cisticola bodessa) - HBW 11, p. 445

French: Cisticole des Borans German: Boranzistensänger Spanish: Cistícola Boran

Taxonomy: Cisticola subruficapilla bodessa Mearns, 1913, Bodessa, southern Ethiopia.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • bodessa Mearns, 1913 - N Eritrea, SE Sudan, S Ethiopia and Kenya.
  • kaffensis Érard, 1974 - Gibe Valley, in C Ethiopia.