Ruwenzori Apalis (Apalis ruwenzorii) - HBW 11, p. 480
French: Apalis du Ruwenzori
Spanish: Apalis del Ruwenzori
Other common names: Collared Apalis
Taxonomy: Apalis ruwenzorii Jackson, 1904, Ruwenzori, DRCongo-Uganda.
Forms a superspecies with A. pulchra and sometimes treated as conspecific; the two may be better placed together in a separate genus. Birds from Rugege Forest, in Rwanda, described as a geographical race, catiodes, but appear indistinguishable from other populations. Monotypic.
Distribution: Highlands of E DRCongo, SW Uganda, W Rwanda and W Burundi.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
A bird calling from a branch. Locality Ruhija, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Keith Blomerley 21 August 2002 8 years ago 30 sec 3.6
A bird moving among branches Locality Ruhija, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 10 September 2006 7 years ago 15 sec 3.2