Turdinus rufipennis distans
Amani, 3000 feet [c. 915 m], Usambara Mts, Tanzania.
Hitherto treated as conspecific with I. rufipennis, but differs in its somewhat larger bill and notably longer tail (effect size 3.7; score 2); pale grey vs buffy breast (2); and, in song, greater frequency range of notes (3); much shorter length of longest note (3); and greater average number of notes per phrase (ns)#R. Birds from Pugu Hills (and Kazimzumbwi Forest Reserve), in Tanzania, sometimes separated as race puguensis. Monotypic.
NE Tanzania, including Zanzibar.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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