Genus: Macronyx (longclaws)

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

Macronyx ameliae (Rosy-throated longclaw, Pink-throated longclaw) 

Macronyx capensis (Cape longclaw, Orange-throated longclaw) 

Macronyx croceus (Yellow-throated longclaw) 

 
 

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