Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cisticolas and Allies :: Croaking Cisticola

Croaking Cisticola Cisticola natalensis

Described by: Smith, A. (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Striped Cisticola
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. through c. to e. and s. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) S. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, w. and c. Zaire, Central African Republic, s. Chad, sw. Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, sc. Kenya, and n. Tanzania.
(2) Highlands of e. Ethiopia and Eritrea.
(3) S. Ethiopia, s. Somalia, and n. Kenya.
(4) S. Sudan.
(5) Ne. Angola, s. Zaire, Zambia, sw. Tanzania, and n. Malawi.
(6) W. and c. Angola.
(7) Sc. Tanzania, e. Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and e. South Africa (e. Cape Province).
(8) Sw. Zambia, ne. Botswana, and ex. w. Zimbabwe.


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


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