Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Old World Orioles :: African Golden Oriole
African Golden Oriole Oriolus auratus
Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): African Golden-Oriole
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) W. and nc. Africa (Senegambia, sw. Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, s. Niger, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Central African Republic, s. Chad).
(2) E. and s. Africa (Ethiopia, s. Somalia, s. to Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Angola, c. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, Zimbabwe, w. Mozambique, and ne. South Africa (n. and e. Transvaal Swaziland)).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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