Bush Blackcap 

Scientific Name:
Lioptilus nigricapillus
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Blackcap Mountain-babbler
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
NT-IUCN: 2008
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
South Africa, Swaziland

Facts Summary:
The Bush Blackcap (Lioptilus nigricapillus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): South Africa, Swaziland. This species is also known by the following name(s): Blackcap Mountain-babbler.

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