Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bee-eaters :: Red-throated Bee-eater

Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki

Described by: Vieillot (1817)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Melittophagus bulocki, Merops bullocki


Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda - Dec, 2005 © Tom Tarrant  The Gambia - Dec, 2002 © Ben van den Broek  near Murchison Falls National Park, Uganda - Sep 1, 2008 © Karen Honeycutt 
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Sahel zone of Africa;
(1) Senegambia, s. Mauritania, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Ivory Coast, c. Ghana, Togo, Benin, s. Nigeria, s. Niger to c. Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Chad and s. Sudan.
(2) E. Sudan to w. Ethiopia, ex. ne. Zaire and nw. Uganda.


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


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