The grey-backed cisticola or red-headed cisticola (Cisticola subruficapilla) is a small passerine bird. This cisticola is a resident breeder in southernmost Angola, Namibia and western South Africa.

The grey-backed cisticola is a very common bird of coastal fynbos, karoo shrub and grassy areas on estuarine flats.



Red-headed Cisticola
Date Location Count
2021-06-26 11:01Rocherpan Nature Reserve3
2021-06-26 13:15Table Mountain NP--Silvermine1
2021-07-02 12:55Table Mountain NP--Cape Point (immediate area)1
2021-07-18 07:51Steenbras NR--Klipspringer Trail2
2021-07-18 10:12Rooi-Els2
2021-07-18 11:45Cape Hangklip3