Three-banded courser

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Three-banded courser
Three-banded ( Heuglin's ) Courser.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Glareolidae
Genus: Rhinoptilus
Species: R. cinctus
Binomial name
Rhinoptilus cinctus
(Heuglin, 1863)

The three-banded courser (Rhinoptilus cinctus) is a species of bird in the Glareolidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Subspecies[edit]

There are five subspecies of three-banded courser:[2]

References[edit]

Nominate (right) and seebohmi (left)
  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Rhinoptilus cinctus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Coursers". International Ornithological Congress. Retrieved 2015-01-08. 

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