Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bustards :: Bengal Florican

Bengal Florican Houbaropsis bengalensis

Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Eupodotis bengalensis


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N. India. Se. Asia;
Highly fragmented range;
Ex. restricted range;
(1) Ne. India from kumaon e. to Arunachal Pradesh and n. Assam and s. Nepal in the Himalayan foothills.
(2) Breeding range unknown.
Nonbreeding birds occur in Cambodia and adjacent Vietnam (Tram Chim National Park, Dong Thop Province, Mekong Delta).


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


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