Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bustards :: White-bellied Bustard

White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis

Described by: Vieillot (1820)
Alternate common name(s): Barrow's Bustard, Senegal Bustard, White-bellied Korhaan
Old scientific name(s): Neotis cafra, Otis cafra


Location unknown - Date unknown © Dan Marsh  Location unknown - Date unknown © Dan Marsh  Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun 15, 2009 © Glen Tepke  Kenya - Jul, 2000 © Allen Chartier  Nairobi National Park, Kenya - Mar 3, 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Africa s. of the Sahara;
Four major populations and several local populations;
(1) Sw. Mauritania and Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Niger, Nigeria Cameroon, n. Central African Republic, s. Chad, and the Nile River in s. Sudan. Nw. Ethiopia?
(2) Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, n. Uganda, and c. s. and se. Kenya to ne. Tanzania (Serengeti National Park).
(3) S. Kenya and w. Tanzania.
(4) Gabon, s. Congo, e. Angola, sw. and se. Zaire and w. Zambia.
(5) Se. Botswana to e. South Africa (Orange Free State, Lesotho, Transvaal, w. Natal, Swaziland 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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