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Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchellus

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Beautiful Long-tailed Sunbird
Old scientific name(s): Nectarinia pulchella


Saly, Senegal - Feb 19, 2004 © Alain Fossť  Saly, Senegal - Feb 20, 2004 © Alain Fossť  Kenya - Aug, 2003 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kairaba Hotel, The Gambia - Nov 10, 2002 © Ian Esland 
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(1) Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, s. Niger (Air Massif), n. Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, n. Cameroon, s. Chad, n. Central African Republic, w. and s. udan, Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea, ex. ne. Zaire, Uganda, nw. and s. Kenya and Tanzania.
(2) S. Kenya and Tanzania.


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


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