Taxon profile


African Hoopoe
Upupa africana Bechstein, 1811

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Bucerotiformes »  family Upupidae - hoopoes »  genus Upupa - Hoopoe

Scientific synonyms

Upupa epops africana Bechstein, 1811


Upupa africana - African Hoopoe

Author: Thomas A. Hermann

Upupa africana - African Hoopoe

Author: Petr Baum

Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete


Links and literature

EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Upupa africana Bechstein, 1811]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Upupa epops africana]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.