Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Congo Serpent-Eagle

Congo Serpent-Eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis

Described by: Schlegel (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Congo Serpent Eagle, Congo Serpent-eagle, African Serpent-eagle
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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W. and c. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast and Ghana e. to s. Nigeria and nw. Cameroon.
(2) S. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, n. and ne. Zaire to w. Uganda.
An isolated population occurs in n. Angola.


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


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