Olive bushshrike

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Olive bushshrike
Olive Bushshrike (Telophorus olivaceus).jpg
Queen Elizabeth Park, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Malaconotidae
Genus: Telophorus
Species: T. olivaceus
Binomial name
Telophorus olivaceus
(Shaw, 1809)

Chlorophoneus olivaceus
Malaconotus olivaceus

The olive bushshrike (Telophorus olivaceus) is a species of bird in the family Malaconotidae. It is found in Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical moist montane forest, and subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Telophorus olivaceus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.

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