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


Bona Manzi, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Date unknown © Gordon Holtshausen 
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Subsaharan Africa;
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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