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Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash

Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): Hadada, Hadeda
Old scientific name(s): Hagedashia hagedash


Entebbe, Uganda - Dec, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  Kruger National Park, South Africa - 1999 © Kees Bakker  South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  South Africa - Sep, 2001 © Jean-Philippe Paris  near Stellenbosch, South Africa - Feb, 2005 © Thomas Gerardin 
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Most of Africa s. of Sahara;
(1) Ex. s. Mauritania, Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, c. Mali, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, c. Niger, Nigeria, Cameroon, Fernando Po, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, c. Chad, c. Sudan, Central African Republic, w. and s. Zaire, e. Angola, Kenya (Nairobi), n. Tanzania, Malawi, n. Mozambique and Zambia n. of the Zambezi River.
(2) E. Ethiopia, Eritrea, sw. Somalia, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi to nw. Zaire and nw. Tanzania.
(3) S. of the Zambezi River from ex. ne. Namibia, ex. n. and se. Botswana, Zimbabwe to c. Mozambique and e. and s. South Africa (Transvaal, Orange Free State, Natal and Cape Province).


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


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