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Nile Valley Sunbird Hedydipna metallica

Described by: Lichtenstein, M. H. K. (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Metallic Sunbird, Eastern Pygmy-sunbird, Berlioz's Sunbird, Western Sunbird
Old scientific name(s): Antreptes metallicus


Massawa, Eritrea - Aug 8, 2006 © Jugal Tiwari 
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W. of the Nile Valley in c. and e. Sudan, Nile Valley n. to n. Egypt, n. and c. Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia and sw. Arabia from Mecca s. to w. Yeman and Aden.


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


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