Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Starlings :: Yellow-billed Oxpecker
Yellow-billed Oxpecker Buphagus africanus
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Tickbird
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeAfrica s. of the Sahara;
(1) S. Mauritania, Senegambia s. Mali, s. Niger, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Zaire, Central African Republic, s. Chad, s. Sudan, sw. Ethiopia, Eritrea s. in Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi to s. Angola, ne. Namibia, n. Botswana, sw. Mozambique, and ne. South Africa (Natal).
(2) Gabon and w. Congo.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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