Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Western Bluebill

Western Bluebill Spermophaga haematina

Described by: Vieillot (1805)
Alternate common name(s): Blue-bill, Red-breasted Bluebill, Crimson-breasted Bluebill, Blue-billed Waxbill, Blue-billed Weaver
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Senegambia, s. Mali, se. Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, and Ghana.
(2) Sw. Ghana to Togo.
(3) S. Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, Cabinda, nw. Angola, Central African Republic, and Zaire.


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


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