Florida's Nonnative Wildlife. Species detail.
First year: 1999
Established status: Species are
present but not confirmed to be breeding. Population persists only
with repeated introductions and/or escapes of individuals.
Estimated Florida range: 1 county
Not reported breeding
Statewide trend: Unknown
Threats to natives: Unknown.
Species Account: Native to
Africa and southwestern Arabia, where it inhabits savannas and
woodlands (Clements 1991).
||Not reported breeding
||1 bird seen for several years (Pranty 1999a).
Clements, J. 1991. Birds of the World: A checklist.
Ibis Publishing Co., Vista, CA.
Pranty, B. 1999a. Field observations [winter
report: December 1998 to February 1999]. Florida Field Naturalist
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