Senegal Eremomela (Eremomela pusilla) - HBW 11, p. 683
French: Érémomèle à dos vert
Spanish: Eremomela Senegalesa
Other common names: Small/Smaller Eremomela, Smaller Green-backed Eremomela
Taxonomy: Eremomela pusilla Hartlaub, 1857, Senegal.
Forms a superspecies with E. canescens, E. scotops and E. gregalis. Has been treated as conspecific with E. canescens, with which it hybridizes along Cameroon-Central African Republic border. Monotypic.
Distribution: Senegal, extreme S Mauritania and S Mali to SW Chad and NW Central African Republic, S to Sierra Leone, C Ivory Coast, coasts of Ghana, Togo and Benin, and SC Nigeria and SW Cameroon.
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1 bird searching food Locality Sapo ricefields, Central River Division, The Gambia (Monotypic species)
Daniêl Jimenez 29 December 2011 4 years ago 27 sec 4.1
A bird moving through a tree. Locality Marakissa, Western Division, The Gambia (ssp canescens)
Paul Clarke 6 January 2003 7 years ago 10 sec 3.8
A bird foraging around in a tree. Locality Tendaba Airfield, Tendaba, Lower River Division , The Gambia (Monotypic species)
Yoel Jimenez 5 November 2014 1 year ago 45 sec 3.7
A bird feeding in a shrub. Locality Brufut, Western Division, The Gambia (ssp canescens)
Paul Clarke 6 January 2003 7 years ago 15 sec 3.5
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A front view of a bird.
Locality Footsteps Eco Lodge, Gunjur, Western Division, The Gambia (Monotypic species)
Eric Roualet 21 January 2016 7 weeks ago 4
A side view of a perched bird
Locality Shai Hills Resource Reserve, Greater Accra Region, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Lars Petersson 20 January 2013 2 years ago 4
Lively tiny bird searching for small insects through leaves and branches
Locality Tujering, Western Division, The Gambia
Frans Vandewalle 22 February 2010 2 years ago 4
Locality Kabak Island, Kindia Region, Guinea (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 15 October 2011 4 years ago 3.9
An adult bird feeding in scrub within Guinea savanna woodland.
Locality Tendaba, Lower River Division , The Gambia (ssp canescens)
Steve Garvie 13 October 2008 6 years ago 3.7
Locality Shai Hills Resource Reserve, Greater Accra Region, Ghana
Markus Lilje 27 November 2015 11 weeks ago 3.6
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