Bulbuls (Pycnonotidae)

Joyful Greenbul (Chlorocichla laetissima) - HBW 10, p. 205

French: Bulbul joyeux German: Dotterbülbül Spanish: Bulbul Alegre

Taxonomy: Andropadus laetissimus Sharpe, 1899, Nandi, Kenya.
May form a species pair with C. prigoginei. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • laetissima (Sharpe, 1899) - extreme S Sudan (Imatong Mts), NE DRCongo (Lendu Plateau S to highlands W of L Edward), W Uganda and SW Kenya.
  • schoutedeni Prigogine, 1954 - E DRCongo (Mt Kabobo, Marungu Highlands) and extreme N Zambia (Kasangu).

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