Grauer's warbler

Grauer's warbler (Graueria vittata) is a species of Old World warbler in the family Acrocephalidae.[2][3]

Grauer's warbler
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Superfamily: Sylvioidea
Family: Acrocephalidae
Genus: Graueria
Hartert, 1908
G. vittata
Binomial name
Graueria vittata
Hartert, 1908

It is native to the Albertine Rift montane forests.

Its name commemorates German zoologist Rudolf Grauer, who collected natural history specimens in the Belgian Congo.[4]


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Graueria vittata". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22715019A94436903. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22715019A94436903.en. Retrieved 12 November 2021.
  2. ^ Gill, Frank B.; Donsker, David B., eds. (2019). "Bushtits, leaf warblers, reed warblers". IOC World Bird List. 9.2. doi:10.14344/IOC.ML.9.2. Retrieved 1 September 2019.
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  4. ^ Beolens, Bo; Watkins, Michael (2003). Whose Bird? Men and Women Commemorated in the Common Names of Birds. London: Christopher Helm. p. 94.