Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Fawn-breasted Waxbill

Fawn-breasted Waxbill Estrilda paludicola

Described by: Heuglin (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Abyssinian Waxbill, Abyssinian Fawn-breasted Waxbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Highlands of ex. se. Sudan and s. Ethiopia.
(2) S. Uganda to Rwanda, Burundi and ex. nw. Tanzania.
(3) W. Tanzania from the Iringa highlands to Shinyanga.
(4) Nigeria? and Gabon? to e. Congo to Central African Republic, s. Sudan, ne. Zaire, n. Uganda and w. Kenya.
(5) C. Zaire along the middle reaches of the Congo River.
(6) C. Angola to s. Zaire, n. Zambia and adjacent sc. Tanzania.


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


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