Batises and Wattle-eyes (Platysteiridae)

Ruwenzori Batis (Batis diops) - HBW 11, p. 188

French: Pririt du Ruwenzori German: Ruwenzorischnäpper Spanish: Batis del Ruwenzori
Other common names: Ruwenzori Puff-back Flycatcher

Taxonomy: Batis diops Jackson, 1905, Ruwenzori, DRCongo.
This species and B. margaritae probably belong to the superspecies that also contains B. capensis, B. reichenowi, B. mixta, B. crypta and B. fratrum. Monotypic.

Distribution: Albertine Rift in E DRCongo (Ruwenzori Mts S to Mt Kabobo), extreme W Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi.

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