Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: African Reed-Warbler

African Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatus

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): African Reed-warbler, Rufescent Reed-warbler, Cinnamon Reed-warbler, Tropical African Reed-warbler, South African Reed-warbler, Tropical Reed-warbler, Reichenow's Reed-warbler, African Marsh Warbler
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Seawater Farms Eritrea, Massawa, Eritrea - Date unknown © Jugal Tiwari  Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve, South Africa - Jan 11, 2006 © Charlie Moores  Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve, South Africa - Jan 11, 2006 © Charlie Moores 
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Sub-Saharan Africa;
Highly fragmented distribution in w. and n. part of its range;
(1) N. Senegambia, Mauritania, and Mali.
(2) Senegambia and Niger. Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Lake Chad region to s. Sudan, c. Ethiopia and s. Somalia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, w. and c. Kenya, Tanzania, Zaire, ne. Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique.
(3) Sw. Angola, n. Namibia, sw. Botswana, sw. Zambia and Malawi.
(4) Coastal e. Tanzania, Mozambique, e. South Africa (Natal) and Zanzibar Is.
(5) N. Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa (Transvaal, Natal, e. and s. 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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