Little rush warbler

The little rush warbler or African bush warbler (Bradypterus baboecala) is a species of Old World warbler in the family Locustellidae.

Little rush warbler
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In KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Locustellidae
Genus: Bradypterus
B. baboecala
Binomial name
Bradypterus baboecala
(Vieillot, 1817)

Range and habitatEdit

It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Republic of the Congo, DRC, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitat is swamps.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2017). "Bradypterus baboecala". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2017: e.T103793989A118742815. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2017-3.RLTS.T103793989A118742815.en. Retrieved 13 November 2021.

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