Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Waxbills and Allies :: African Silverbill
African Silverbill Euodice cantans
Described by: Gmelin (1789)
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Old scientific name(s): Lonchura cantans
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Range(1) Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, n. Ghana, n. Togo, n. Benin, n. Nigeria, n. Cameroon, s. Chad, Central African Republic, se. Egypt, and w. Sudan.
(2) Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, nw. Somalia, Uganda, Kenya, n. and c. Tanzania. Sw. Arabia from Mecca s. to Yemen and ne. to s. Oman.
Introduced to Hawaiian Is. (Kauai, Oahu, Maui), Puerto Rico.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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