Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Weavers and Allies :: Yellow Bishop

Yellow Bishop Euplectes capensis

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-rumped Bishop, Cape Bishop, Black-and-yellow Bishop
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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(1) Se. Nigeria, Cameroon and Fenando Po.
(2) S. Sudan and mountains of Ethiopia.
(3) Angola, s. and e. Zaire, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, ne. Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and ne. South Africa (n. and e. Transvaal).
(4) South Africa (e. Transvaal, Natal, e. Cape Province).
(5) South Africa (w. and s. Cape Province).
(6) South Africa (nw. Cape Province).


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


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