Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Warblers :: Violet-backed Hyliota

Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea

Described by: Verreaux, J.; Verreaux, E. (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Violet-backed Warbler, Violet-backed Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. to c. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana.
(2) Togo, Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, and Central African Republic to ce. Zaire, and Rwanda.


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


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