Bronze-winged courser

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Bronze-winged courser
Bronze-winged Courser (Rhinoptilus chalcopterus) (13950665425).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Glareolidae
Genus: Rhinoptilus
R. chalcopterus
Binomial name
Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
(Temminck, 1824)

The bronze-winged courser or violet-tipped courser (Rhinoptilus chalcopterus) is a species of bird in the family Glareolidae. It is found throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Rhinoptilus chalcopterus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.