Shrikes (Laniidae)

Somali Fiscal (Lanius somalicus) - HBW 13, p. 791

French: Pie-grièche de Somalie German: Somaliwürger Spanish: Alcaudón Somalí

Taxonomy: Lanius somalicus Hartlaub and Heuglin, 1859, Bender Gam, Ker-Singeli-Somals country, Red Sea, Somalia.
Morphology, distribution and vocalizations suggest that this species’ closest relative is L. dorsalis. Monotypic.

Distribution: Extreme SE Sudan, Ethiopia (except N & W), Somalia (except SW) and NW Kenya (L Turkana basin E to Marsabit).

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