Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Indigobirds :: Shaft-tailed Whydah

Shaft-tailed Whydah Vidua regia

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Queen Whydah
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cheetah Conservation Fund, Namibia - Jul, 2004 © Dan Marsh  Rust de Winter Dam, South Africa - Mar, 2005 © Déwald Swanepoel  Outjo, Namibia - Jul, 2004 © Yvonnik Lhomer  Outjo, Namibia - Jul, 2004 © Yvonnik Lhomer 
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S. Angola, n. and c. Namibia, sw. Zambia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, s. Mozambique, and n. South Africa.


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


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