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Common Bristlebill Bleda syndactyla

Described by: Swainson (1837)
Alternate common name(s): Bristlebill, Common Bristle-bill
Old scientific name(s): Bleda syndactylus


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W. to c. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) S. Sengal, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, s. Nigeria, s. Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, s. Central African Republic and ex. s. Sudan, n. Angola, nw. Zambia, c. Zaire and w. Tanzania.
(2) Sudan, ne. Zaire, Uganda and nw. Kenya.
(3) Kenya (n. Nandi).


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


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