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nectarinia prigoginei

Nectarinia prigoginei

Nectarinia prigoginei NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.

ITIS Reports — Nectarinia prigoginei ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world. The greater double-collared sunbird (Cinnyris afer) (formerly placed in the genus Nectarinia), is a small bird in the sunbird fami

FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video. Nectarinia is a genus of birds in the sunbird family, Nectariniidae. What species belong to it has been highly contentious for many decades. Towards the late 20th century, the dominant trend was to use it to group all “typical” sunbirds. More recently taxonomists have divided the Nectarinia into eight genera which are now considered distinct from Nectarinia: Leptocoma, Anabathmis, Chalcomitra, Cinnyris, Cyanomitra, Dreptes, Anthobaphes, and Drepanorhynchus.

Detailed information
Full Name: Marungu sunbird (Nectarinia prigoginei)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Birds
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Endangered 01/12/1995 Foreign (Headquarters) Wherever found
  • Countries in which the the Marungu sunbird, Wherever found is known to occur: Congo (Zaire)
Federal register documents
Citation Page
01/12/1995 60 FR 2899 2905 ETWP; Addition of 30 African Birds to List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
03/28/1994 59 FR 14496 14502 ETWP; Proposed Addition of 30 African Birds to the List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife
12/16/1991 56 FR 65207 65208 ETWP; Finding on Petition and Initiation of Status Review of 53 Foreign Birds; 56 FR 65207 65208
No recovery information is available for the Marungu sunbird.
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