Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Magpie Mannikin

Magpie Mannikin Spermestes fringilloides

Described by: Lafresnaye (1835)
Alternate common name(s): Magpie Munia, Pied Munia, Pied Mannikin
Old scientific name(s): Amauresthes fringilloides, Lonchura fringilloides


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Fragmented distribution;
(1) Senegambia, s. Mali, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, s. Sudan, s. Ethiopia, Uganda, Somalia, Tanzania, Zaire, n. Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, and e. South Africa (Natal).
(2) Mozambique.


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


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