Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Shining-blue Kingfisher
Shining-blue Kingfisher Alcedo quadribrachys
Described by: Bonaparte (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Shining Kingfisher
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeW. and c. Africa;
(1) Senegambia, sw. Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Togo and Benin to n. Nigeria.
(2) S. Nigeria to s. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo, n. Angola, s. Central African Republic, ex. s. Sudan, Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, w. Kenya, nw. Tanzania and ex. w. Zambia.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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