gray back with streaks; rufous on head, wing (South Africa; 2007-07-01)

Grey-backed Cisticola
Cisticola subruficapilla

Native Range: Africa

Notes: a grey-backed cisticola endemic to extreme southwestern Africa wher it inhabits dry scrub and grassy hillsides.

ventral view; grey underparts with light streaks (South Africa; 2007-07-01)

pale orange iris; pale legs (South Africa; 2007-07-01)