Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swallows :: Gray-rumped Swallow
Gray-rumped Swallow Pseudohirundo griseopyga
Described by: Sundevall (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Grey-rumped Swallow, Kenya Swallow, Andrew's Swallow
Old scientific name(s): Pseudhirundo griseopyga, Pseudhirundo griseopyga, Hirundo griseopyga, Hirundo andrewi
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Highly fragmented distribution;
(1) Gambia, e. Sierra Leone, Liberia, sw. Ivory Coast, Ghana, and coasts from Equatorial Guinea s. to Gabon and ex. Nw. Angola (Cabinda).
(2) E. Nigeria, n. Cameroon, n. Central African Republic, ex. s. and e. Sudan, Ethiopia, Congo, e. Zaire, Uganda, w. Kenya, w. Tanzania, Malawi, Angola, Zambia, ex. n. Namibia, n. Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and ne. South Africa s. to Transvaal, KwaZulu-Natal, n. and e. Swaziland.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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