Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Swallows :: Rufous-chested Swallow
Rufous-chested Swallow Cecropis semirufa
Described by: Sundevall (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Red-breasted Swallow
Old scientific name(s): Hirundo semirufa
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RangeW., wc. and se. Africa;
(1) Senebambia and Sierra Leone, coastal Ivory Coast and Ghana, s. Mali, s. Niger, s. Chad, cw. And s. Sudan, w. Kenya.
(2) Nc. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, Zambia, n. and e. Zimbabwe, s. Mozambique, and ne. South Africa (Transvaal, Swaziland, Orange Free State, n. Natal, n. and e. Cape Province).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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