Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Black-bellied Firefinch

Black-bellied Firefinch Lagonosticta rara

Described by: Antinori (1864)
Alternate common name(s): Black-bellied Waxbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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


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


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