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Oriental Darter
Anhinga melanogaster
African Darter
Anhinga rufa
  (Daudin, 1802)
Australasian Darter
Anhinga novaehollandiae
IOC 8.2
 

African Darter
Anhinga rufa
Nsumo Pan, KwaZulu-Natal - 2018-12-10
© Arild Espelien
 










Field guides

Plate/page: 8

Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J.
The Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi

Plate/page: 6

Nik Borrow and Ron Demey
Birds of Senegal and the Gambia

Plate/page: 29

Porter, R. and Aspinall, S.
Birds of the Middle East

Plate/page: 2.14

Barlow, C. and Washer, T.
A Field Guide to Birds of The Gambia and Senegal

Plate/page: 56

Sinclair, I.
Sasol Birds of Southern Africa

Plate/page: 7

Hawkins, F., Safford, R. and Skerett, A.
Birds of Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands

Plate/page: 32

Borrow, N. and Demey, R.
Birds of Ghana

Plate/page: 8

Redman, N., Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J.
Birds of the Horn of Africa

Plate/page: 45

Sinclair, Ian and Langrand, Olivier
Birds of the Indian Ocean Islands

Plate/page: 44

Sinclair, I. and Ryan, P.
Birds of Africa south of the Sahara. First edition.

Plate/page: 1

Borrow, N. and Demey, R.
Birds of Western Africa

Plate/page: 12

Porter, R.F, Christensen, S. and Schiermacker-Hansen, P.
Birds of The Middle East


References

  • Anhinga rufa: Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2018. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2018.
  • Anhinga rufa: Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2018. IOC World Bird List (v 8.2). http://www.worldbirdnames.org/
  • Barlow, C. and Washer, T.: A Field Guide to Birds of The Gambia and Senegal; Yale University Press, January 21, 1998; ISBN:0-300-07454-9
  • Sinclair, Ian and Langrand, Olivier: Birds of the Indian Ocean Islands; New Holland Publishers, 2003 (New edition); ISBN:1-868-72956-7
  • Sinclair, I.: Sasol Birds of Southern Africa; Struik, 4:e edition. 2011; ISBN:1-770-07925-4
  • Borrow, N. and Demey, R.: Birds of Ghana; Christopher Helm, 2010; ISBN:1-408-12279-0
  • Borrow, N. and Demey, R.: Birds of Western Africa; Helm, 2001; ISBN:0-713-63959-8
  • Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J.: The Birds of East Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi; T. & A. D. Poyser, London, October 2001; ISBN:0-85661-079-8
  • Porter, R.F, Christensen, S. and Schiermacker-Hansen, P.: Birds of The Middle East; Princeton University Press, 1996; ISBN:0-691-12104-4
  • Redman, N., Stevenson, T. and Fanshawe, J. : Birds of the Horn of Africa; Helm Field Guides, 2009; ISBN:1-408-157357
  • Porter, R. and Aspinall, S.: Birds of the Middle East; Helm Field Guides, July 2012; ISBN:0-713-67602-7
  • Sinclair, I. and Ryan, P.: Birds of Africa south of the Sahara. First edition.; Struik, 2003; ISBN:1-868-72857-9
  • Nik Borrow and Ron Demey: Birds of Senegal and the Gambia; Helm Field Guides, Mar 1, 2012; ISBN:1408134691
  • Hawkins, F., Safford, R. and Skerett, A. : Birds of Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands; Christopher Helm, 2015; ISBN:1-472-92409-6
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    Scientific Classification
    Kingdom Animals
    Animalia
    Phylum Chordates
    Chordata
    Class Birds
    Aves
    Order Frigatebirds, Boobies and Gannets, Cormorants and Darters
    Suliformes
    Family Anhingas, Darters
    Anhingidae
    Genus Anhinga
    Species African Darter
    rufa
    (Daudin, 1802)

      rufa (Daudin, 1802)
    Africa south of the Sahara
      vulsini Bangs, 1918
    Madagascar
      chantrei (Oustalet, 1882)
    Breeding: : formerly sc Turkey, se Iraq. Nonbreeding: (ne Israel), sw Iran
    Taxonomic notes
    IOC 8.2: AS: Anhinga rufa is split from A. melanogaster (Rasmussen & Anderton 2005, Kennedy et al. 2005, Schodde et al. 2012).
    Distribution
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    AF, EU : Subsaharan Africa, Madagascar, Near East
    Conservation Status
     LC  IUCN Red List 2015
    BirdLife Species Factsheet
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