- Curruca nana
- Greyish-sandy back and head
- Whitish underparts
- Yellow eye
Subspecies S. n. theresae is not recognised by all authorities
Formerly considered conspecific with the African Desert Warbler.
Open desert plateau, farmland and woods.
The diet includes insects but it will also take berries.
Four to six eggs are laid in a nest which is placed in a low shrub.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Avian Web
- BF Member observations
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2023) Asian Desert Warbler. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 29 November 2023 from https://www.birdforum.net/opus/Asian_Desert_Warbler
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