Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoo-shrikes :: White-breasted Cuckoo-shrike

White-breasted Cuckoo-shrike Coracina pectoralis

Described by: Jardine; Selby (1828)
Alternate common name(s): White-breasted Cuckooshrike, Gray-throated Cuckoo-shrike, Grey-throated Cuckoo-shrike, Black-chested Cuckoo-shrike
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. to c., and s. tropical Africa;
Two populations;
Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Sudan, s. Ethiopia, Zaire, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, s. Angola, Zambia, Malawi, n. Namibia, Zimbabwe, n. and e. Botswana, Mozambique, and ne. South Africa (ne. and e. Transvaal).


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


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