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 10 years ago 31 sec 4.5
2 birds in sunlight Locality Mburo Lake National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 14 September 2010 5 years ago 54 sec 4.1
A bird moving around on a branch above, flying away and calling. Locality Awassa Lake, SNNP Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 28 October 2013 2 years ago 17 sec 4
bird in the scrub Locality Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 2 October 2010 5 years ago 15 sec 4
foraging in vegetation Locality Bekele Molla Hotel, Lake Langano, Oromia Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Martin Kennewell 5 November 2010 1 year ago 16 sec 3
On a acacia.
Locality Awash National Park, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Fran Trabalon 9 November 2012 2 years ago 4.3
Perched on a bare branch.
Locality Lake Abijatta, Abijatta-Shalla National Park, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
David Beadle 3 February 2009 3 years ago 4.3
a bird calling from a flowering tree
Locality Lake Langano, Oromia Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Stefan Helming 27 June 2009 6 years ago 4.1
Bird pauses on a thorn while foraging through an acacia.
Locality Nairobi National Park, Kenya (Monotypic species)
James Kashangaki 28 April 2016 6 hours ago ADDED TODAY! 4
A perched bird.
Locality Nairobi National Park, Kenya
Tadeusz Rosinski 29 November 2014 1 year ago 3.9
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