Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Mariqua Sunbird

Mariqua Sunbird Cinnyris mariquensis

Described by: Smith, A. (1836)
Alternate common name(s): Southern Bifasciated Sunbird, Marico Sunbird, Swhili Sunbird
Old scientific name(s): Nectarinia mariquensis


South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kruger National Park, South Africa - Jul 11, 2008 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Ethiopia - Feb, 2008 © Nancy Bell  Ngwenya, adjacent to Kruger National Park, South Africa - Oct 1, 2006 © Alan Manson 
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(1) Ex. se. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, nw. Somalia, n. Kenya and n. Uganda.
(2) S. Uganda, e. Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, and ex. ne. Zambia.
(3) Namibia, Botswana, w. Zimbabwe, and South Africa (w. Transvaal).
(4) S. Zimbabwe, sw. Mozambique and ne. South Africa (Natal).
(5) S. Angola, ne. Namibia, sw. Zambia, and nw. Botswana.


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


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