Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Rails, Gallinules and Coots :: African Crake

African Crake Crecopsis egregia

Described by: Peters, W. K. H. (1854)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Prozana egregia, Crex egregia


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Africa s. of the Sahara;
Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, Central African Republic, s. Chad, wc. and s. Sudan, e. Ethiopia, Uganda, w. and s. Kenya (Lake Victoria, Lake Baringo), n. Tanzania (Lake Manyara), Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, ne. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana and South Africa (ne. and e. Cape Province, Transvaal, Losotho, Natal).


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


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