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Disambiguation: for the species Cyornis pallipes, see White-bellied Blue-Flycatcher

Photo by Tib78
Bwindi swamp, Ruhija, Uganda, December 2014
Elminia albiventris

Identification

Distribution

Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Uganda.

Taxonomy

Formerly placed in genus Trochocercus as Trochocercus albiventris.

Subspecies

There are 5 subspecies[1]:

  • E. a. albiventris:
  • E. a. toroensis:
  • E. a. albonotata:
  • E. a. subcaerulea:
  • Eastern Tanzania to Malawi and Mozambique (north of the Zambezi)
  • E. a. swynnertoni:
  • Eastern Zimbabwe and Mozambique (south of the Zambezi)

Habitat

Moist montanes.

Behaviour

References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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