Blue-billed Malimbe (Malimbus nitens) - HBW 15, p. 195
French: Malimbe à bec bleu
Spanish: Malimbo Piquiazul
Other common names: Gray's Malimbe
Taxonomy: Ploceus nitens J. E. Gray, 1831, Sierra Leone.
Distribution: SW Senegal, W Guinea-Bissau, W & S Guinea and Sierra Leone E to SW Togo, S Benin, S Nigeria, S & SW Cameroon and SW Central African Republic, S to Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, N & W PRCongo, and NW & NE Angola (Cabinda and N Lunda Norte), also N, SW & SC DRCongo E to extreme SW Sudan (Bengengai Forest) and W Uganda (Bwamba).
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Male bird sitting on a stone
Locality Augsburg Zoo, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Johannes Pfleiderer 25 June 2007 4 years ago 4
A front view of a male
Locality Ankasa-Nini National Park, Western Region, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Lars Petersson 26 January 2013 12 weeks ago 3.8
hiding in the vegetation
Locality Atewa Range, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Arthur Grosset 8 June 2011 15 weeks ago 3