Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cisticolas and Allies :: Black-necked Cisticola

Black-necked Cisticola Cisticola eximius

Described by: Heuglin (1869)
Alternate common name(s): Black-backed Cisticola
Old scientific name(s): Cisticola eximia


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W. to e. Africa;
Widely fragmented distribution;
(1) Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Guinea to c. and se. Nigeria.
(2) S. Ghana.
(3) Ne. Zaire to s. Sudan, Ethiopia (n. plateau) and Eritrea s. to Uganda and w. Kenya.


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


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