Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Chickadees and Tits :: Rufous-bellied Tit

Rufous-bellied Tit Melaniparus rufiventris

Described by: Barboza du Bocage (1877)
Alternate common name(s): Rufous Tit, Cinnamon-breasted Tit, Cinnamon-rumped Tit
Old scientific name(s): Parus rufiventris


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(1) Along the lower Congo River in n. Angola to w. Zaire and c. Zambia.
(2) Ex. se. Zaire to Zambia, Malawi, and w. Zimbabwe.
(3) S. Angola to ne. Namibia, nw. Botswana and sw. Zambia.
(4) C. and s. Tanzania, e. Zambia, Malawi, nw. and c. Mozambique and e. Zimbabwe.
(5) Zimbabwe and wc. Mozambique (Manica District).


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


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