Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: Red-knobbed Coot
Red-knobbed Coot Fulica cristata
Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Crested Coot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. Europe and nw. Africa. E. and s. Africa. Madagascar;
Three, perhaps four, populations;
S. Spain and n. Morocco. Ethiopia. Angola, se. and e. Zaire, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Uganda, Kenya (highlands, Rift Valley lakes and Lake Naivasha), Tanzania (lakes in the Crater and Mbulu highlands), Rwanda, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe and South Africa (Cape Province). Madagascar.
Formerly in Algeria.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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