Sunbirds (Nectariniidae)

Anchieta's Sunbird (Anthreptes anchietae) - HBW 13, p. 246

French: Souimanga d’Anchieta German: Buntbauch-Nektarvogel Spanish: Suimanga de Anchieta
Other common names: Red-and-blue Sunbird

Taxonomy: Nectarinia anchietae Bocage, 1878, Caconda [Huíla], Angola.
Sometimes regarded as forming a superspecies with A. reichenowi. Monotypic.

Distribution: C & E Angola, SE DRCongo, Zambia (Eastern Province, also W of Luangwa Valley and in Northern Province), and SW Tanzania S to Malawi (W of Rift Valley) and adjacent NW Mozambique.

  • Least Concern
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