333. Black-eyed Bulbul (Pycnonotus barbatus schoanus) – common in the western highlands.
(P. b. somaliensis) – identified in Djibouti.
(P. b. spurius) – identified near Negele.
(P. b. dodsoni) [considered as a separate species P. dodsoni "Dodson's Bulbul" by some authorities] – one near the river at Melka Ghuba.
(P. b. tricolor) – at Shiwa Ngandu, Zambia.
334. * Nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos africana) – one in the bush behind the hotel at Lake Langano.
335. * Irania (Irania gutturalis) – one in the gardens of the hotel at Lake Langano.
336. Rüppell's Robin-Chat (Cossypha semirufa semirufa) – frequent in the Rift Valley and western highlands.
(C. s. donaldsoni) – several in the Harrena forest.
337. White-browed Robin-Chat (Cossypha heuglini heuglini) – one, near Moyale.
338. Spotted Palm-Thrush (Cichladusa guttata intercalans) – common south of Yavello.
339. White-browed Scrub-Robin (Cercotrichas leucophrys leucoptera) – common in the Rift Valley.
340. * Rufous Scrub-Robin (Cercotrichas galactotes syriacus) – several seen on the edge of the Nechisar plains.
341. * Black Scrub-Robin (Cercotrichas podobe podobe) – several in bushed wadis on the main road to Djibouti city.
342. * Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros phoenicuroides) – a pair near the bridge of the Jemmu valley.
343. Common Redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus phoenicurus) – widespread & common.
(P. p. samamisicus) – in company with P. p. phoenicurus at the campsite in Dittilou, Djibouti.
344. Common Stonechat (Saxicola torquata promiscua) – on road to Iringa, Tanzania.
(S. t. albofasciata) – common in the highlands.
(S. t. armenica) – common at Lalibela and Simien Mountains.
(S. t. variegata) – frequent in the south & and the Rift Valley.
345. Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) – one near Lake Langano.
346. * White-crowned Black Wheatear (Oenanthe leucopyga aegra) – common on the black lava in Djibouti.
347. Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe oenanthe) – widespread & frequent, identified in the Abiata-Shala NP.
(O. o. libanotica) – widespread & frequent, identified in the Abiata-Shala NP.
348. * Pied Wheatear (Oenanthe pleschanka pleschanka) – widespread & common, reaching as far south as northern Tanzania.
(O. p. cypriaca) – only identified at Sof Omar.
349. * Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica melanoleuca) – several on the Jemmu escarpment, and on other escarpments
350. * Mourning Wheatear (Oenanthe lugens lugubris) [considered as a separate species O. lugubris with O. l. schalowi "Schalow's Wheatear" by some authorities] – widespread & common.
(O. l. schalowi) [considered as a separate species O. schalowi "Schalow's Wheatear" by some authorities] – one seen near Arusha.
351. * Red-tailed Wheatear (Oenanthe xanthoprymna chrysopygia) – common from the eastern Rift Valley through to Djibouti.
352. * Desert Wheatear (Oenanthe deserti deserti) – one seen at the western end of the Gulf of Tadjoura, Djibouti.
353. * Red-breasted Wheatear (Oenanthe bottae heuglini) – frequent west of Metu.
(O. b. frenata) – common around the Gefersa reservoir, and towards the east.
354. Isabelline Wheatear (Oenanthe isabellina) – widespread & common.
355. Familiar Chat (Cercomela familiaris falkensteini) – on the edge of the Nechisar plains.
356. Brown-tailed Rock-Chat (Cercomela scotocerca turkana) – several seen on the eastern slopes of the Sof Omar valley.
357. * Black-tailed Rock-Chat (Cercomela melanura aussae) – several seen near Djibouti city.
358. Moorland Chat (Cercomela sordida sordida) – common above 3000 metres.
359. Northern Anteater-Chat (Myrmecocichla aethiops cryptoleuca) – common around Mount Kenya.
360. * Rüppell's Black Chat (Myrmecocichla melaena) – common on the Jemmu escarpment, and also around Lalibela.
361. White-fronted Black Chat (Myrmecocichla albifrons albifrons) – common around Addis Ababa.
362. Arnott's Chat (Myrmecocichla arnotti arnotti) – seen near the track to Shiwa Ngandu, Tanzania.
363. Mocking Chat (Myrmecochicla cinnamomeiventris subrufipennis) – several on the western escarpment near Metu.
(M. c. albiscapulata) – widespread in highlands.
364. * White-winged Cliff-Chat (Myrmecocichla semirufa) – common around Lalibela.
365. * Little Rock-Thrush (Monticola rufocinereus rufocinereus) – several at the top of the Jemmu escarpment.
366. * Mountain Rock-Thrush (Monticola saxatilis) – at the base of the cliffs at Lake Langano.
367. * Blue Rock-Thrush (Monticola solitarius longirostris) – one seen on the upper slopes of the escarpment at Jemmu.
368. * Abyssinian Ground-Thrush (Zoothera piaggiae piaggiae) – two in the forest above Wondo Genet.
369. Groundscraper Thrush (Psophocichla litsitsirupa simensis) – widespread and common in open grassland in the highlands.
An Ethiopian trip: 27/11/1999 to 17/01/2000Giles Mulholland 31 January 2000