Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Pygmy Sunbird
Pygmy Sunbird Hedydipna platura
Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Western Pygmy-sunbird
Old scientific name(s): Anthreptes metallicus, Anthreptes platurus
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RangeEx. sw. Mauritania, Senegambia e. across s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, s. Niger, Benin, n. and c. Nigeria, Cameroon, c. and s. Chad, n. Central African Republic, w. and s. Sudan, ex. ne. Zaire, n. Uganda and nw. Kenya. Ethiopia?
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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