Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Kingfishers :: Half-collared Kingfisher
Half-collared Kingfisher Alcedo semitorquata
Described by: Swainson (1823)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNe. subsaharan Africa. S. tropical and se. Africa;
(1) S. Sudan, w. and c. Ethiopia, Eritrea to se. Kenya. Then from s. Angola, ne. Namibia, Zambia, se. Zaire, ne. Botswana, nw., e. and s. Tanzania s. through Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe to South Africa (Transvaal, e. Orange Free State, Natal, s. and sw. Cape Province).
(2) Ethiopia (Dire Daoua).
(3) Sc. Africa from the equator s. to Mozambique (Save River).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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