Lanius (Fiscus) dorsalis
Ndi, Teita, Kenya.
May be conspecific with L. somalicus. Records suggest that the two occur together (hence species status accepted here), but confirmation of sympatric breeding awaited, since characters distinguishing dorsalis (lack of white tips on secondaries, deeper bill, reputedly different song#R) are weak. Monotypic.
Extreme SE South Sudan, S Ethiopia and S Somalia (except extreme S coastal zone) S to NE Uganda (Kidepo Valley S to Moroto), NE & E Kenya (absent SE coastal strip from Malindi S to Tanzanian border) and NE Tanzania (lowlands of Serengeti plains E to Kilimanjaro).
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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