Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Siskins, Crossbills and Allies :: Yellow-fronted Canary

Yellow-fronted Canary Serinus mozambicus

Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): Icterine Canary, Green Canary, Yellow-eyed Canary, Green Sysie
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda - Dec, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun 16, 2009 © Glen Tepke  Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun 16, 2009 © Glen Tepke  Saly, Senegal - Feb 20, 2004 © Alain Fossé  Saly, Senegal - Feb 20, 2004 © Alain Fossé 
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(1) Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Niger, n. Nigeria, n. Cameroon, s. Chad, and Central African Republic.
(2) Cameroon.
(3) N. Zaire, s. Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and w. Kenya.
(4) Sao Tome.
(5) Sw. Zaire, Gabon, Congo, and n. Angola.
(6) Se. Zaire and Zambia.
(7) Se. Angola, ex. ne. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, and sw. Zambia.
(8) Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, and Mozambique.
(9) S. Mozambique to n. and e. South Africa.
(10) E. Sudan and w. Ethiopia.
(11) Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Introduced to the Mascarene Is., Hawaiian Is. (Oahu and Hawaii) and ne. 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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