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

Black Bishop Euplectes gierowii

Described by: Cabanis (1880)
Alternate common name(s): Gierow's Bishop, Angola Black-bishop, Northern Black-bishop, Southern Black-bishop
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Bigodi Swamp, Uganda - Dec, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  Samburu National Park, Kenya - Feb, 2001 © Jim Wilson 
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(1) Ex. s. Sudan, Central African Republic, n. and ne. Zaire, Uganda, and sw. Ethiopia.
(2) Sw. Kenya and n. Tanzania.
(3) Nw. and wc. Angola and sw. Zaire.


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


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