Spinus citrinelloides frontalis
Commonly considered conspecific with C. citrinelloides and C. hyposticta, but differs from both by its notably slenderer bill (2); broad bright band across forehead (2); female unstreaked below (2); fast twittering song consisting mainly of short notes, with only a few slurred whistles admixed (3 vs slow-singing C. citrinelloides, 1 vs slow-singing but also twittering C. hyposticta)#R; moreover, male has black vs grey lower face in male hyposticta (ns) and no breast-streaks (2). Monotypic.
NE, E & SE DRCongo to Uganda, W Tanzania and NE Zambia; recently recorded, presumably resident, in SW Kenya#R.
Food and feeding
Status and conservation
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