Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Sunbirds and Spiderhunters :: Eastern Olive-Sunbird
Eastern Olive-Sunbird Cyanomitra olivacea
Described by: Smith, A. (1840)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Nectarinia olivacea
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RangeAfrica s. of the Sahara;
(1) Highlands of c. Kenya (Aberdare Mountains) to nc. Tanzania.
(2) Coastal se. Somalia, e. Kenya, e. Tanzania and Mafia Is.
(3) S. Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Mozambique n. of the Zambezi River.
(4) Coastal Plains of e. Mazambique and e. South Africa (n. Natal).
(5) Lowlands of e. South Africa (c. Natal).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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