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Alternative name: Grey-throated Greenbul, Western Greenbul

Arizelocichla tephrolaema

Andropadus tephrolaemus



Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, and Nigeria


Two subspecies recognized:

The subspecies kikuyuensis (Kenya, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo) is placed in this species by Dickinson, Clements places it in Eastern Mountain Greenbul, Gill and Donsker accept it as full species.
This species was formerly placed in the genus Andropadus.




  1. Clements, JF. 2011. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to August 2011. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/downloadable-clements-checklist
  2. Dickinson, EC, ed. 2003. The Howard and Moore Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World. 3rd ed., with updates to October 2008 (Corrigenda 8). Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0691117010
  3. Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2011. IOC World Bird Names (version 2.9). Available at http://www.worldbirdnames.org/.

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