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African Fire Finch (Lagonosticta rubricata) 

Order: Perching Birds (Passeriformes); Family: Waxbills (Estrildidae)
Four-letter code**: AFFI
Status: No status

Alternate Name(s):
African Fire Finch (Lagonosticta rubricata)A Complete Checklist of the Birds of the World, 0-12-3569-10-9, 1991
African Firefinch (Lagonosticta rubricata)Collins Field Guide Birds of East Africa, 0-00-219179-2, 1963
Blue-billed Firefinch (Lagonosticta rubricata)Illustrated Guide to the Birds of Southern Africa, 0-691-04469-4, 1993

Known Ranges
Resident: West Africa, Southern Africa,W Central Africa, Guinea (W West Africa), South Africa (S Southern Africa)

Reported in
  • - Bandjoun, Oest, Cameroon in 2010-10-08

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