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
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Range(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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