Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Plovers and Lapwings :: Forbes' Plover

Forbes' Plover Charadrius forbesi

Described by: Shelley (1883)
Alternate common name(s): Forbes's Plover, Forbes's Banded Plover, Forbes' Banded Plover
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Wc. Africa;
Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Burkina Faso, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo e. to the Central African Republic, n. and ne. Zaire, s. Sudan and w. Uganda s. to Tanzania, c. Angola, ce. and se. Zaire and n. Zambia.


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


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