Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Drongos :: Velvet-mantled Drongo

Velvet-mantled Drongo Dicrurus modestus

Described by: Hartlaub (1849)
Alternate common name(s): Forest Drongo, Principe Drongo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Wc. and c. Africa in s. Nigeria, Cameroon, s. Central African Republic, se. Sudan, n. and ne. Zaire, Uganda and w. Kenya).
(2) Sierra Leone, and Liberia e. to s. Nigeria and s. Cameroon, nw. Angola. Bioko Is. (Fernando Po).
(3) Principe Is.


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


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