Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Indigobirds :: Pin-tailed Whydah

Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura

Described by: Pallas (1764)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kenya - 1994 © David Bradley  Kenya - Aug, 2003 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Sep 12, 2004 © Alan Manson  Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve, South Africa - Jan 11, 2006 © Charlie Moores  Nairobi, Kenya - Sep 3, 2007 © Larry Sirvio 
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Senegambia and Guinea-Bissau e. across s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, s. Chad, c. and s. Sudan, Ethiopia, s. Somalia s. to South Africa. Sao Tome Is.
Introduced to Puerto Rico.


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


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