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Northern Paradise-Whydah Vidua orientalis

Described by: Heuglin (1871)
Alternate common name(s): Northern Paradise-whydah, Broad-tailed Whydah, Braod-tailed Paradise-whydah
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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(1) Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, and n. Nigeria.
(2) S. Chad and Central African Republic, c. and s. Sudan, nw. Ethiopia to Eritrea.


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


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