Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Thrushes and Allies :: African Thrush

African Thrush Turdus pelios

Described by: Bonaparte (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Cameroon Thrush, Fernando Po Thrush, West African Thrush, Cameroon Mountain Thrush
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park, Uganda - Jan, 2006 © Tom Tarrant  Kairaba Hotel, The Gambia - Nov 10, 2002 © Ian Esland 
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W. to ne. Sub-Saharan Africa;
(1) Senegal e. to w. Ghana.
(2) W. Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, c. Cameroon, Gabon, and w. Zaire.
(3) Cameroon (Mt. Cameroon).
(4) Fernando Po.
(5) E. Cameroon e. to Sudan, Ethiopia, and w. Eritrea
(6) E. Zaire, s. Central African Republic, s. Ethiopia, Uganda, w. Kenya, and nw. Tanzania.
(7) W. Zaire, nw. and w. Angola.
(8) E. Zaire, s. Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and w. Tanzania.
(9) Se. Zaire, ne. Angola and nw. Zambia.


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


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