Cisticolas and Allies (Cisticolidae)

Buff-bellied Warbler (Phyllolais pulchella) - HBW 11, p. 489

French: Phyllolaïs à ventre fauve German: Akaziensänger 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.

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