Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Bar-breasted Firefinch

Bar-breasted Firefinch Lagonosticta rufopicta

Described by: Fraser (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Bar-breasted Waxbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, n. Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Chad, and Zaire.
(2) S. Sudan, s. Ethiopia, ne. Zaire, nw. Uganda, w. Kenya and Tanzania.


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


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