Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Secretary-bird :: Secretary-bird

Secretary-bird Sagittarius serpentarius

Described by: Miller, F. J. (1779)
Alternate common name(s): Secretarybird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Location unknown - Date unknown © Dan Marsh  Location unknown - Date unknown © Dan Marsh  Kruger National Park, South Africa - 2003 © Kees Bakker  South Africa - Date unknown © Kees Bakker  Masai Mara, Kenya - Feb 15, 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste 
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Africa s. of the Sahara;
S. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, c. and s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, nw. Somalia s. in Zaire, Uganda, Kenya, n. Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe to s. South Africa (Cape Province).


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


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