Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Storks :: Saddle-billed Stork
Saddle-billed Stork Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Described by: Shaw (1800)
Alternate common name(s): Saddle-bill Stork, Saddlebill, Saddlebill Stork, African Jabiru
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAfrica s. of Sahara to n. South Africa;
Senegambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, n. Ivory Coast, c. Mali, Burkina Faso, w. and s. Niger, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, s. Chad, Central African Republic, s. Sudan, n. Ethiopia, Eritrea, w. Somalia, Kenya (regular on coast n. of Malindi from May-Oct.), Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, Gabon, Congo, Zaire, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, n, Namibia, n. Botswana, Mozambique and e. South Africa (Lake St. Lucia, n. Zululand, n. and e. Tranvaal and e. Natal).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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