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Photo by tomjenner
near Juba, South Sudan, April 2011
Emberiza affinis

Identification

Distribution

Africa
Western Africa: Mauritania, Senegambia, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Mali, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Niger, Chad, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea and DRC
Eastern Africa: Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Uganda

Taxonomy

Subspecies

There are 4 subspecies[1]:

  • E. a. nigeriae:
  • E. a. vulpecula:
  • E. a. affinis:
  • E. a. omoensis:

Habitat

Moist forests.

Behaviour

References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase

Recommended Citation

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