Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Thick-knees :: Senegal Thick-knee
Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis
Described by: Swainson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Senegal Stone Curlew
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNc. Africa in the Sahal Zone;
Ex. sw. Mauritania, s. Mali, Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic to Lake Chad, n. in the Nile Valley through Egypt, and c. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia and s. to n. Zaire, n. Uganda and nw. Kenya.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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