French: Bulbul montagnard German: Olivbrustbülbül Spanish: Bulbul del Mulanje
Mulanje, south Malawi
Highlands of SE Malawi (Mt Mulanje), extreme E Zimbabwe and WC Mozambique.
c. 19 cm; male 33·2–46·6 g, female 34·6–47·4 g. A medium-large, brightly coloured greenbul with conspicuously marked ear-coverts.... read more
Song 8–12 dry, short notes of same pitch, with distinct rhythm that varies regionally. In Zimbabwe... read more
Montane and submontane forest, riverine forest, adjacent scrub and thicket and, locally,... read more
Food and feeding
Comparatively few published data, but diet and foraging behaviour presumably much like A. striifacies, but in Zimbabwe of nine... read more
Recorded in Nov–Dec (in breeding condition in Aug) in Mozambique, and Oct–Mar (mainly Nov–Dec) in Zimbabwe. Monogamous;... read more
Mainly resident; seasonal movements to lower altitudes during cold or dry seasons (Feb–Aug)... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened (Least Concern). Generally rather common and population believed to be stable, but range comparatively small (estimated at just 73,400 km²).... read more
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