Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Cape Bunting
Cape Bunting Emberiza capensis
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Southern Rock-bunting
Old scientific name(s): Fringillaris capensis
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Range(1) S. Tanzania, e. Zimbabwe, and Mozambique.
(2) Zimbabwe and ne. Botswana.
(3) South Africa (s. Transvaal, Natal, Orange Free State, n. Lesotho).
(4) E. South Africa (c. and sw. Transvaal).
(5) W. South Africa (w. Cape Province and w. Orange Free State).
(6) South Africa (w. Natal and Losotho).
(7) South Africa (n. Cape Province).
(8) South Africa (s. Transvaal and c. Cape Province).
(9) S. Namibia and w. South Africa (w. Cape Province).
(10) Sw. Angola.
(11) N. Namibia.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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