Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bushshrikes and Allies :: Northern Puffback

Northern Puffback Dryoscopus gambensis

Described by: Lichtenstein, M. H. K. (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Common Puffback, Gambian Puffback, Puffback, Gambian Puffback
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kenya - Jun, 2005 © Mike Bayman 
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(1) Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, togo, Benin, s. Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, and s. Chad.
(2) Gabon, Congo, Cabinda and sw. Zaire.
(3) Central African Republic, e. Zaire, s. Sudan, Uganda, Burundi, Rwands, Kenya and nw. Tanzania.
(4) E. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, and n. Somalia.


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


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