Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Fan-tailed Grassbird

Fan-tailed Grassbird Schoenicola brevirostris

Described by: Sundevall (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Fan-tailed Grass-warbler, Fan-tailed Swamp-warbler, African Fan-tailed Warbler, African Broad-tailed Warbler, African Broad-tailed Grass-warbler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Sub-Saharan Africa;
Highly fragmented distribution;
(1) Sierra Leone, se. guinea, se. Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, Angola, Zaire, se. Sudan, w. Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia.
(2) E. Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and e. South Africa (e. Transvaal, Swaziland, Natal and e. Cape Province).


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


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