Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Starlings :: Long-tailed Glossy-Starling
Long-tailed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis caudatus
Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Long-tailed Glossy-starling, Long-tailed Purple Starling, Supple-tailed Glossy-starling
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeS. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, s. Chad, Central African Republic, and s. Sudan e. to the Nile River.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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