Thrushes (Turdidae)

Equatorial Akalat (Sheppardia aequatorialis) - HBW 10, p. 731

French: Rougegorge équatorial German: Ugandarötel Spanish: Akelat Ecuatorial
Other common names: Acholi Akalat (acholiensis)

Taxonomy: Callene aequatorialis Jackson, 1906, Kericho, Lumbwa, Kenya.
Previously treated as conspecific with S. cyornithopsis. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • acholiensis Macdonald, 1940 - Imatong Mts, in S Sudan.
  • aequatorialis (Jackson, 1906) - E DRCongo, S Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and W Kenya.

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