Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Starlings :: Purple-headed Glossy-Starling

Purple-headed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis purpureiceps

Described by: Verreaux; Verreaux (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Purple-headed Glossy-starling, Velvet-headed Glossy-starling, Purple-headed Starling
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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Guinea, Ivory Coast, s. Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, sw. Congo, Cabinda, sw. Central African Republic, ne. to sw. Zaire, Uganda and nw. Kenya.


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


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