The mountain wagtail (Motacilla clara), also known as the long-tailed wagtail, is a species of bird in the Motacillidae family.

It has a wide but patchy distribution across sub-Saharan Africa, occurring in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Its natural habitat is fast-flowing streams within subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.
Mountain Wagtail
Date Location Count
2019-01-16 08:00Nyungwe NP--Isumo/Waterfall Trail1
2019-01-15 10:49Debre Libanos Monastery1
2019-01-14 16:27Addis Ababa--Ghion Hotel1
2019-01-15 06:00Batini near USA River
2019-01-11 05:25Woodbush Forest4
2019-01-20 05:46Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary2