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Photo by d.flack
Tuejuring, The Gambia, November 2016
Myrmecocichla albifrons

Identification

Distribution

Africa.

Taxonomy

Placed in genus Oenanthe by Gill and Donsker.

Subspecies

There are 5 subspecies[1]:

  • M. a. frontalis:
  • M. a. limbata:
  • M. a. clericalis:
  • M. a. albifrons:
  • M. a. pachyrhyncha:
  • South West Ethiopia

Habitat

Moist savanna and dry shrubland.

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/

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