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Yellow-spotted Petronia Petronia pyrgita

Described by: Heuglin (1862)
Alternate common name(s): Yellow-spotted Rock-sparrow, Abyssinian Yellow-throated Petronia, Sudan Petronia
Old scientific name(s): Gymnoris pyrgita


Kenya - Dec, 2005 © Jean-Michel Fenerole  Kenya - Dec, 2005 © Jean-Michel Fenerole 
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(1) Sw. Mauretania, s. Mali, n. Senegambia, s. Niger, s. Chad, n. Central African Republic and s. Sudan.
(2) Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, ne. Kenya and ne. Tanzania.


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


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