Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cisticolas and Allies :: Wailing Cisticola
Wailing Cisticola Cisticola lais
Described by: Hartlaub; Finsch (1870)
Alternate common name(s): Lynes' Cisticola, Lynes's Cisticola, Kedong Cisticola
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeCw. And e. Africa;
Fragmented distribution with an isolated population in cw. Africa;
(1) Highlands of w. Angola.
(2) Highlands of e. Uganda and c. Kenya.
(3) S. Tanzania (Iringa Plateau), Malawi, Zambia and n. Mozambique.
(4) E. Zimbabwe, s. Mozambique and ne. South Africa (n. Transvaal and Swaziland).
(5) C. Mozambique (Mt. Gorongoza).
(6) South Africa (s. Transvaal).
(7) Se. South Africa (se. Transvaal, Natal (Wakkerstroom), e. Orange Free State, Lesotho and e. Cape Province).
(8) S. South Africa (sw. and s. Cape Province e. to Port Elizabeth).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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