Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Falcons and Caracaras :: African Hobby
African Hobby Falco cuvierii
Described by: Smith, A. (1830)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Falco cuvieri
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RangeOpen regions of Africa s. of the Sahara;
Senegambia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Niger, Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Central African Republic, Chad, se. Sudan, w. and c. Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya (Lake Victoria Basin), Tanzania, Angola s. to n. Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and se. South Africa (e. Transvaal, Natal and e. 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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