Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Cuckoos :: Greater Roadrunner

Greater Roadrunner Geococcyx californianus

Described by: Lesson (1829)
Alternate common name(s): Roadrunner
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Location unknown - Date unknown © Ray Bieber  Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, Texas, USA - Apr 4, 2004 © Jesus Fernando Cerra Luna  Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, Socorro Couny, New Mexico, USA - Dec 31, 2002 © James Ownby  near Nueces River, Texas, USA - Apr 9, 2003 © James Ownby 
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Sw. United States s. to c. Mexico;
(1) Sw. United States (n. California, w. and c. Nevada, s. Utah, Colorado, s. Kansas, c. and e. Oklahoma, sw. Missouri, w. Arkansas and nc. Louisiana s. through Arizona, New Mexico and Texas) to cs. Mexico (Sinaloa, Durango, Zacatecas, ne. Jalisco, e. Michoacan, Mexico, Distrito Federal, Puebla, Veracruz, Tamaulipas).
(2) S. California to s. Baja.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source:
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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