Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Wagtails and Pipits :: African Pied Wagtail
African Pied Wagtail Motacilla aguimp
Described by: Dumont (1821)
Alternate common name(s): African Pied-wagtail, African Wagtail
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeMost of Africa s. of the Sahara;
(1) Senegambia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, s. Mali, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, sw. Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Sudan, nw. and e. Kenya, and s. in Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Angola, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, s. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, Mozambique, and e. South Africa (s. to Eastern Cape). Lower Nile valley s. from s. Egypt. Locally in n. and e. Sudan, w. Eritrea, nw., ne. and s. Ethiopia, and s. Somalia.
(2) South Africa (Orange River, nw. 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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