White-tailed Cisticola
Cisticola sp. nov.
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The white-tailed cisticola is a recently described Tanzanian endemic restricted to the Kilombero swamp near Ifakara. It is distinguished by the pale supercilium, grey back with black streaks, and white outer tail feathers and tip. The left upper photo (7-14) is courtesy of Per Holmen; the right upper photo (3-11) and the middle (Udzungwa Mountains, 11-14), are courtesy of Paul Oliver. The bottom photo was also taken in the Kilombero swamp (3-16), courtesy of Olivier Hamerlynck.
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copyright © 2001-18 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Paul Oliver, Per Holmen, Olivier Hamerlynck

Last Update this page: 5-06-16