Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cisticolas and Allies :: Black-chested Prinia

Black-chested Prinia Prinia flavicans

Described by: Vieilot (1820)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Namibia - Oct, 2008 © Nancy Bell 
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Sw. Africa;
(1) E. Angola to w. Zambia.
(2) S. Angola.
(3) N. Namibia, Botswana and w. South Africa (w. Cape Province).
(4) E. Botswana, w. Zimbabwe and e. South Africa (n. Transvaal).
(5) South Africa (ne. Cape Province, sw. Transvaal and w. Orange Free State).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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