Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Typical Rollers :: Abyssinian Roller

Abyssinian Roller Coracias abyssinica

Described by: Hermann (1783)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Coracias abyssinicus

Photographs

Bandia Reserve, Senegal - Feb 17, 2004 © Alain Fossť  The Gambia - Dec, 2002 © Ben van den Broek  Ethiopia - Feb, 2008 © Nancy Bell  near Kololi, The Gambia - Nov 24, 2004 © Ian Esland 
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Range

N. subsaharan Africa and sw. Arabia;
C. Africa from Mauritania, Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau and Sierra Leone e. to the Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Egypt, Sudan, ne. Zaire, n. Uganda, Ethiopia, n. Kenya, s. Somalia and sw. Arabia (Yemen).

Videos

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Sounds

No sounds are available for this species

References

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

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