Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Shining Sunbird
Shining Sunbird Cinnyris habessinicus
Described by: Hemprich; Ehrenberg (1828)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Nectarinia habessinica
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Range(1) W. Saudi Arabia.
(2) S. Saudi Arabia e. to s. Oman.
(3) Ne. Sudan and w. Ethiopia.
(4) E. Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and n. Somalia.
(5) S. Ethiopia, s. Sudan, Uganda, s. Somalia, n. and c. Kenya.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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