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(Redirected from Mountain Thrush Babbler)
Alternative name: Mountain Thrush-Babbler
13 - 14.5cm. A Thrush-like Babbler:
Found in east-central Africa from east Democratic Republic of Congo to Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Malawi and west Kenya to west Tanzania.
Two subspecies recognized:
Dense leafy and bamboo undergrowth of primary and secondary montane forest. Also gallery forest, impenetrable thickets and along streams. Found at 1550m - 2800m in Kenya and Uganda, 1600m - 2300m in Malawi.
Feeds on invertebrates, takes also berries and seeds.
Breeding season January to February and July to August. Only one nest is described, it was a sturdy cup of green moss, dry leaves and stems. Lays 2 eggs.<
Resident species. Some wandering may occur.
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