Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Purple Sunbird
Purple Sunbird Cinnyris asiaticus
Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Nectarinia asiatica
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Range(1) Ne. Arabia (Aman) and se. Iran e. through Afghanistan, Pakistan and n. India in Himalayan foothills.
(2) S. India and Sri Lanka.
(3) Ne. India (Assam), Bangladesh, sw. China, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, c. and s. Laos, and Vietnam.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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