Buff-bellied Warbler (Phyllolais pulchella) - HBW 11, p. 489
French: Phyllolaïs à ventre fauve
Spanish: Prinia Ventripálida
Other common names: Acacia Warbler
Taxonomy: Malurus pulchellus Cretzschmar, 1830, Kordofan, Sudan.
Sometimes placed in genus Apalis; also has been linked to the Acrocephalinae subfamily of Sylviidae. Monotypic.
Distribution: NE Nigeria, N Cameroon, W Chad, W, SE & S Sudan, N Eritrea, W & C Ethiopia, NE DRCongo, Uganda, NE Rwanda, Kenya and N Tanzania.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird in a tree, foraging. Locality Lake Langano, Oromia Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 30 November 2005 7 years ago 31 sec 4.3
2 birds in sunlight Locality Mburo Lake National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 14 September 2010 2 years ago 54 sec 4.1
bird in the scrub Locality Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 2 October 2010 2 years ago 15 sec 3.9
On a acacia.
Locality Awash National Park, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Fran Trabalon 9 November 2012 2 weeks ago ADDED LAST MONTH 4.2
a bird calling from a flowering tree
Locality Lake Langano, Oromia Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Stefan Helming 27 June 2009 4 years ago 4.2
Perched on a bare branch.
Locality Lake Abijatta, Abijatta-Shalla National Park, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
David Beadle 3 February 2009 45 weeks ago 3.8
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