The short-winged cisticola (Cisticola brachypterus), also known as the siffling cisticola, is a species of bird in the Cisticolidae family. It is found in Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

The short-winged cisticola resembles the neddicky, a similar member of the Cisticola genus, but lacks the rufous crown with a shorter tail and clear buff underparts.
Siffling Cisticola
Date Location Count
2020-02-12 10:46Tendaba Airfield1
2020-02-02 15:20Winneba Plains4
2020-02-02 07:00Shai Hills RR -- Kandra Route2
2020-02-07 06:30Shai Hills Resource Reserve1
2020-02-12 07:06Queen Elizabeth II NP1
2020-02-04 07:16Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track1
2020-02-20 10:00Akagera NP--Mutumba Hills Campsite
2020-02-22 11:30Nairobi NP2
2020-02-16 08:30Magongo Hills1
2020-02-16 08:04Arusha NP4
2020-01-30 06:20Luwawa Forest Lodge1
2020-02-20 13:55Nguuni Nature Sanctuary1