Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoo-shrikes :: Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike

Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga quiscalina

Described by: Finsch (1869)
Alternate common name(s): Purple-throated Cuckooshrike
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. and c. Africa;
Highly fragmented distribution;
(1) Guinea and Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Mali, s. Cameroon, sw. Central African Republic, sw. and sc. Zaire, c. Angola and Zambia.
(2) E. Zaire, Uganda, Rwanda, w. Kenya.
(3) Sc. Kenya and Tanzania.


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


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