Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: African Emerald Cuckoo
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus
Described by: Shaw (1792)
Alternate common name(s): Emerald Cuckoo
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeTropical w. and c. Africa;
Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone,Gambia, s. Mali, Ivory Coast Ghana, Togo, Nigeria, Cameroon, Sao Tome, Principe, Bioko Is. to Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, n. Angola, ne. Namibia, ex. n. Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa (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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