Grassfield, Mt Nimba, Liberia.
Commonly treated as conspecific with B. poensis, but differs in its much narrower breastband in male (2); broader breastband in female (ns); much more grey flecking on upperparts of both sexes (2); narrow white supercilium vs none (or vestigial) in male (2); slightly smaller size, best indicated by smaller bill (on published evidence#R—mean 14.33 mm vs 15.67—for nine males of each taxon; allow 2). Monotypic.
Forests from E Sierra Leone and Liberia E to SW & E Nigeria, Cameroon, SW Central African Republic, Gabon and N Congo.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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