Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Ground-Rollers :: Short-legged Ground-Roller

Short-legged Ground-Roller Brachypteracias leptosomus

Described by: Lesson (1833)
Alternate common name(s): Short-legged Ground Roller, Short-legged Pitta-Roller
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Madagascar - Oct, 2003 © Chuck Bell  Mantadia National Park, Madagascar - Dec 17, 2007 © Susan Brown 
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E. Madagascar.


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


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