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Gray Pratincole Glareola cinerea

Described by: Fraser (1843)
Alternate common name(s): Grey Pratincole, Cream-colored Pratincole, Cream-coloured Pratincole
Old scientific name(s): Galachrysia cinerea


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Wc. Africa;
(1) S. Mali (upper Niger River), Burkina Faso (Volta River) and Niger.
(2) Ghana, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, Central African Republic, Lake Chad, Cabinda, n. Angola and the Congo basin in sw., sc. and nc. Zaire.


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


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