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Western Tinkerbird
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Information
Range Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Uganda.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Piciformes
Family Lybiidae
Genus Pogoniulus
Species Pogoniulus coryphaea
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Western tinkerbird (Pogoniulus coryphaea) is a species of tinkerbird in the Lybiidae family. It used to be placed in the family Bucconidae (puffbirds), which has been split up; alternatively, it may be included in a vastly expanded Ramphastidae (toucans).

It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Uganda.

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