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The Brown-backed Honeybird (Prodotiscus regulus) – also known as the Wahlberg’s Honeybird or Wahlberg’s Honeyguide – occurs naturally in the following African countries:

Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Wahlberg’s Honeyguide (Prodotiscus regulus)Wahlberg’s Honeyguide, Prodotiscus regulus

Wahlberg’s Honeyguide Juvenile (left) fed by host parent Rock-loving Cisticola


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