Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Wattle-eyes :: Cape Batis
Cape Batis Batis capensis
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Cape Puffback, Cape Puffback Flycatcher, Malawi Batis, Malawi Puffback Flycatcher, Puff-back Flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. and se. Africa;
(1) Sw. Zimbabwe.
(2) E. Zimbabwe and w. Mozambique.
(3) S. Mozambique and e. South Africa (n. Natal, Swaziland, n. and e. Transvaal).
(4) South Africa (s. Natal to sw. Cape Provence).
(5) N. Malawi, ne. Zambia and adjacent wc. Mozambique.
(6) C. and s. Malawi.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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