White-tailed Alethe (Alethe diademata) - HBW 10, p. 708
French: Alèthe à huppe rousse
Spanish: Alete Diademado
Taxonomy: Bessonornis (Turdus) diadematus Bonaparte, 1850, Guinea.
Forms a superspecies with A. castanea; has been treated as conspecific, and very similar in both song and habits, but plumage differences (including of juveniles) suggest that the two are better treated as separate species. Monotypic.
Distribution: Senegal E to Togo.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Locality Kakum National Park, Central Region, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 18 April 2014 2 years ago 3.8
Adult male perched
Locality Ankasa-Nini National Park, Western Region, Ghana
Markus Lilje 14 January 2016 15 weeks ago 3.5
Locality Atewa Range, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 20 May 2008 6 years ago 3