Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Starlings :: Meves' Glossy-Starling

Meves' Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis mevesii

Described by: Wahlberg (1856)
Alternate common name(s): Meves' Glossy-straling, Meves's Glossy-starling, Meve's Glossy-starling, Long-tailed Purple Starling, Angola Glossy-starling
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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(1) C. Angola.
(2) S. Angola, s. Zambia, and s. Malawi, Zimbabwe, n. and e. Botswana, sw. Mozambique, ne. South Africa (ne. Transvaal).
(3) Sw. Angola to nw. Namibia.
(4) Sw. and w. Angola.


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


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