Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Honeyguides :: Green-backed Honeyguide

Green-backed Honeyguide Prodotiscus zambesiae

Described by: Shelley (1894)
Alternate common name(s): Green-backed Honeybird, Zambesi Honeyguide, Slender-billed Honeyguide, Eastern Green-backed Honeyguide, Eastern Honeyguide
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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E. and s. tropical Africa;
Several small isolated and one main population;
(1) S. Ethiopia, Kenya to c. Tanzania.
(2) Se. Zaire and Angola s. to Malawi, ex. n. Namibia (Caprivi), ne. Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Mozambique.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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