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Alternative names: Mountain Greenbul

Photo © by xav
Mount Kenya, Kenya, December 2006
Arizelocichla nigriceps





This species was formerly placed in the genus Andropadus.


Photo © by Tib78
Bwindi, Ruhija, Uganda, December 2014

Three subspecies recognized:

A. n. kikuyuensis is sometimes included in Western Mountain Greenbul.
Uluguru Greenbul, Black-browed Greenbul, and Yellow-throated Mountain Greenbul are sometimes included in this species.




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  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
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