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Subspecies aequatorialis
Photo by Shailesh Patel
Kakamega Forest, Kenya, September 2006
Pogonornis bidentatus

Lybius bidentatus



Sub-Saharan Africa: From Guinea-Bissau in the west to Ethiopia and Kenya in the east, and Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania in the south.


Photo by obasanmi
The Gambia, June 2007


Pogonornis bidentatus has two subspecies[1]:

  • P. b. bidentatus:
  • P. b. aequatorialis:


Rainforest, shrubland, gardens. Wooded areas with fig trees,.



  1. Clements, J. F., P. C. Rasmussen, T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, A. Spencer, S. M. Billerman, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2023. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2023. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. BF Member observations

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