Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Flycatchers :: Black Scrub-Robin

Black Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas podobe

Described by: Statius Muller (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Black Scrub-robin, Black Bush-robin, Black Bush-chat
Old scientific name(s): Erythropygia podobe


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Sahel zone across Africa to Arabia;
Fragmented distribution in Arabia;
(1) Mauritania, Senegambia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, n. Nigeria, Cameroon to Lake Chad area, Central African Republic, n. and c. Sudan, n. Ethiopia, Eritrea Djibouti, and n. Somalia.
(2) Coastal wc. Saudi Arabia s. to Yemen and Aden.


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


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