Old World Warblers (Sylviidae)

Lemon-bellied Crombec (Sylvietta denti) - HBW 11, p. 689

French: Crombec à gorge tachetée German: Gelbsteißsylvietta Spanish: Crombec Ventrilimón
Other common names: Lemon-bellied Sylvetta

Taxonomy: Sylviella denti Ogilvie-Grant, 1906, 10 miles [16 km] north-west of Fort Beni, 3000 feet [c. 915 m], east DRCongo.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • hardyi (Bannerman, 1911) - W Guinea (Kindia) and Sierra Leone E to S Ivory Coast, S Ghana and SW Nigeria.
  • denti (Ogilvie-Grant, 1906) - S Cameroon, extreme SW Central African Republic, Gabon, SW PRCongo (Koubotchi), N, NE & S DRCongo, W Uganda (Budongo Forest), and extreme NE Angola (N Lunda Norte).

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