Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: Red Avadavat
Red Avadavat Amandava amandava
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Red Munia, Strawberry Finch, Strawberry Waxbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) Pakistan and India n. to the foothills of the Himalayas and e. to Nepal.
(2) Sw. China, Bangladesh, Burma, nw. Thailand, and the Lesser Sundas (Lombok, Flores, Sumba, Timor, and Roti).
(3) Cambodia, Vietnam, Java and Bali.
Introduced to n. Egypt, Arabia, Reunion, Malaya (Singapore), Sumatra, Philippines (Luzon), Fiji (Viti Levu, Vanua Levu) and the Hawaiian Is. (Kauai, Oahu, Hawaii).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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