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African Forest-Flycatcher Fraseria ocreata

Described by: Strickland (1844)
Alternate common name(s): African Forest-flycatcher, Common Forest-flycatcher, Forest Flycatcher, Fraser's Forest-flycatcher
Old scientific name(s): Melaenornis ocreata


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W. and c. Africa;
Several small isolated populations in n. of range;
(1) Sierra Leone.
(2) Liberia, Ivory Coast, and Ghana.
(3) Nigeria, s. Cameroon and Bioko, s. Central African Republic, n. and e. Zaire, w. Uganda s. to Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, sw. and ce. Zaire, and Angola.


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


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