Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Moustached Grass-Warbler

Moustached Grass-Warbler Melocichla mentalis

Described by: Fraser (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Moustached Grass-warbler, African Moustached Warbler, Moustached Warbler, Grass Warbler, Moustached Grass Warbler, Moustached Scrub-warbler
Old scientific name(s): Sphenoeacus mentalis


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W. and c. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Senegambia, sw. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo to Chad, Central African Republic, Angola and c. Zaire.
(2) S. Sudan, w. Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, and n. Zambia.
(3) Tanzania, Malawi, ex. e. Zimbabwe, and n. Mozambique.
(4) Ne. Tanzania (Mt. Meru).
(5) S. Zambia.


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


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