Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Parrots, Macaws and Allies :: Meyer's Parrot
Meyer's Parrot Poicephalus meyeri
Described by: Cretzschmar (1827)
Alternate common name(s): Brown Parrot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNc. to sc. Africa;
(1) Ne. Cameroon, s. Chad (Lake Chad), Central African Republic, ne. Zaire e. to c. Sudan, w. Ethiopia and Eritrea.
(2) Uganda (Lake Mburu), Rwanda, Burundi, w. Kenya and w. Tanzania.
(3) Se. Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi.
(4) Zimbabwe, ex. cw. Mozambique and e. South Africa (Transvaal).
(5) N. and c. Angola and sw. Zaire.
(6) S. Angola, n. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana and n. South Africa.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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