eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
Closely related to T. abyssinicus, with which has been considered conspecific. In S Africa, W populations formerly treated as race volkmanni (paler) and E ones as zambesiensis (darker), but variation is clinal#R, although this sometimes disputed#R. Likewise, patetus (S Somalia; a new name for somalicus) is considered untenable. Monotypic.
SE South Sudan, Ethiopia and NW Somalia S through E Africa to N Namibia, N Botswana and South Africa (S to Eastern Cape); also from coastal Gabon S to SW Angola.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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