Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Pygmy Sunbird

Pygmy Sunbird Hedydipna platura

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Western Pygmy-sunbird
Old scientific name(s): Anthreptes metallicus, Anthreptes platurus


Senegal - Feb, 2001 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Ex. sw. Mauritania, Senegambia e. across s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, s. Niger, Benin, n. and c. Nigeria, Cameroon, c. and s. Chad, n. Central African Republic, w. and s. Sudan, ex. ne. Zaire, n. Uganda and nw. Kenya. Ethiopia?


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


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