White-chinned prinia

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White-chinned prinia
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Cisticolidae
Genus: Schistolais
Species: S. leucopogon
Binomial name
Schistolais leucopogon
Cabanis, 1875
  • S. l. leucopogon
  • S. l. reichenowi

The white-chinned prinia (Schistolais leucopogon), also known as the white-chinned warbler, is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family.

Distribution and habitat[edit]

It is found in Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and subtropical or tropical moist shrubland.