White-winged Apalis (Apalis chariessa) - HBW 11, p. 474
French: Apalis à ailes blanches
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).
- Vulnerable Enlarge map
Male and female building nest with Usnea ssp. (old man's beard) Locality Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi (ssp macphersonii)
Roland Bischoff 30 September 2009 3 years ago 1 min 19 sec 4.8
Male & female building nest Locality Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi (ssp macphersonii)
Roland Bischoff 30 September 2009 2 years ago 41 sec 4.7
female collecting nesting material, joined by male, both fly Locality Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi (ssp macphersoni)
Martin Kennewell 7 October 2014 6 weeks ago 20 sec 3