Violet-backed Hyliota

The Violet-backed Hyliota is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Violet-Backed Hyliota (Hyliota violacea) is a species of Old World warbler in the Sylviidae family. It is found in Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Hyliota violacea. More

Results for: violet-backed hyliotaTranslations 1 - 30 of 237 English English Finnish Finnish violet-backed hyliota orvokkikorpraalikerttu, Hyliota violacea eastern violet-backed sunbird violettimedestäjä, Anthreptes orientalis western violet-backed sunbird purppuraselkämedestäjä, Anthreptes longuemarei uluguru violet-backed sunbird isoviolettimedestäjä, Anthreptes neglectus southern hyliota korpraalikerttu, Hyliota australis yellow-bellied hyliota rusokorpraalikerttu, Hyliota flavigaster violet More

* Violet-backed Hyliota, an African bird in the Sylviidae family * Violet-backed Starling, an African bird in the Sturnidae family * Western Violet-backed Sunbird, an African bird in the Nectariniidae family Disambig gray.svg This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. More

An adult (male) ? Violet-backed Hyliota preening in a swaying branch. Author's comment On the way down to Kamiranzovu Marsh, near the SW end of the park. A group of three birds, including an immature were observed for several minutes on the 2007 Tropical Birding tour to Rwanda, see trip report at for more details. 2Average: 2 (1 vote) Your rating: None Voting is for registered members only. More

Violet-backed Hyliota, West African and Verreaux’s Batis, Violet-tailed and Johanna’s Sunbird, Souza’s Shrike, Fiery-breasted Bush-Shrike, Gabon Helmetshrike, Black-chinned and Loango Weaver, Black-chinned Qualfinch and Black-bellied Seedcracker. Mammal highlights included African Forest Elephant, African Forest Buffalo and five primate species: Grey-cheeked and Red-capped Mangabey and Crowned, Putty-nosed and Moustached Monkeys. More

Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea was found in the forest. Near Boumba-Bek National Park, a pair of Tessmann’s Flycatchers Muscicapa tessmanni was observed. Records from the period January–May 2008 include the following. In Faro National Park, a single Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca was seen on 27 January and an African Swallow-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii c.60 km south of Garoua on 4 May. An adult European Roller Coracias garrulus was found c. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Sylviidae
Genus : Hyliota
Species : violacea
Authority : Verreaux & Verreaux, 1851