Caroline Reed-warbler (Acrocephalus syrinx) - HBW 11, p. 628
French: Rousserolle des Carolines
Spanish: Carricero de las Carolinas
Other common names: Caroline Islands Reed-warbler
Taxonomy: Sylvia syrinx Kittlitz, 1835, Woleai Atoll, Caroline Islands.
Has been treated as conspecific with A. luscinius, but smaller size, much shorter bill, and different song and ecology justify treatment as separate species. Monotypic.
Distribution: Caroline Is (Woleai, Lamotrek, Truk, Pohnpei, Nukuoro, Kosrae).
- Least Concern Enlarge map