Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cisticolas and Allies :: Red-pate Cisticola

Red-pate Cisticola Cisticola ruficeps

Described by: Cretzschmar (1827)
Alternate common name(s): Red-pated Cisticola, Mongalla Cisticola
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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C. and ne. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) S. Chad and Central African Republic to s. Sudan (Kordofan and Bahr-el-Ghazal).
(2) C. Sudan (White Nile and Blue Nile Valleys), n. Uganda, Kenya, nw. Ethiopia and Eritrea.
(3) S. Sudan (Upper White Nile Valley) and n. Uganda.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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