Shining Drongo (Dicrurus atripennis) - HBW 14, p. 219
French: Drongo de forêt
Spanish: Drongo Selvático
Taxonomy: Dicrurus atripennis Swainson, 1837, Sierra Leone.
Recent DNA studies indicate that closest relative is D. ludwigii. Monotypic.
Distribution: Sierra Leone, SE Guinea, Liberia, S Ivory Coast and S Ghana E in forest to NE DRCongo, S to S Gabon and C PRCongo.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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Locality Mount Cameroon, Southwest Province, Cameroon
Tomas Grim 1 December 2013 2 years ago 3.8
Locality Ankasa-Nini National Park, Western Region, Ghana
Markus Lilje 8 December 2015 11 weeks ago 3.5
An adult perched
Locality Atewa Range, Ghana (Monotypic species)
Lars Petersson 30 January 2013 2 years ago 3.5
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