Cisticolas and Allies (Cisticolidae)

Sao Tome Prinia (Prinia molleri) - HBW 11, p. 440

French: Prinia de Sao Tomé German: Sao-Tomé-Prinie Spanish: Prinia de Santo Tomé

Taxonomy: Prinia molleri Bocage, 1887, São Tomé, Gulf of Guinea.
Has plumage affinities to Artisornis and Orthotomus, but song and nest support placement in present genus. Monotypic.

Distribution: São Tomé, in Gulf of Guinea.