Brown-backed Scrub-robin (Erythropygia hartlaubi) - HBW 10, p. 760
French: Agrobate à dos brun
Spanish: Alzacola de Hartlaub
Other common names: Hartlaub’s Scrub-robin
Taxonomy: Erythropygia hartlaubi Reichenow, 1891, Mutsora, near Ruwenzori, DRCongo.
Genus often merged into Cercotrichas. Cameroon birds somewhat smaller. Monotypic.
Distribution: SE Nigeria and S Cameroon E to SW Central African Republic; NE DRCongo E to C Kenya and S to Burundi; and NW Angola.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird singing from a branch Locality Buhoma, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 8 September 2006 7 years ago 29 sec 3.9
A bird in a bush, calling and jerking the tail Locality Nyabyeya, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 31 August 2006 7 years ago 37 sec 3.9
A bird in a bush, calling Locality Nyabyeya, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 31 August 2006 7 years ago 46 sec 3.4
A bird singing. Locality Chimps' Nest, Kibale National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Eldert Groenewoud 28 February 2008 5 years ago 19 sec 3.3
Locality Bigodi Swamp, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 12 September 2014 11 weeks ago 4.3
Locality Ruhija, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Arti 28 February 2011 2 years ago 4
Perched distantly in a tree.
Locality Budongo Forest, Uganda (Monotypic species)
David Beadle 10 February 2014 10 weeks ago 3.8
Perched on bush
Locality Gahini, East Province, Rwanda
Jason Anderson 7 February 2010 3 years ago 3.2