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Cisticolas and Allies (Cisticolidae)

White-winged Apalis (Apalis chariessa) - HBW 11, p. 474

French: Apalis à ailes blanches German: Spiegelfeinsänger Spanish: Apalis Aliblanco

Taxonomy: Apalis chariessa Reichenow, 1879, Mitole, lower Tana River, east Kenya.
Exhibits some affinities to A. jacksoni. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • chariessa Reichenow, 1879 - lower R Tana, in E Kenya.
  • macphersoni Vincent, 1934 - highland forests in C & S Tanzania, S Malawi and adjacent N Mozambique (Mt Chiperoni).