Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bee-eaters :: Red-bearded Bee-eater

Red-bearded Bee-eater Nyctyornis amictus

Described by: Temminck (1824)
Alternate common name(s): Red-breasted Bee-eater
Old scientific name(s): Nyctyornis amicta


The Gap, Malaysia - Aug 19, 2003 © Alister Benn  Taman Negara, Malaysia - Aug, 2004 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Frasers Hill, Malaysia - 2001 © Paul Huang 
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Malaya and larger Greater Sundas;
Three major populations;
Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo and Banka Is.


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


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