Alopochen aegyptiaca is widely distributed throughout its native range, Africa, and southern Europe. It is especially common in southern Africa, below the Sahara and in the Nile Valley. In the 18th century, Alopochen aegyptiaca was introduced into Great Britain, and a substantial population still thrives there today. Currently Alopochen aegyptiaca is colonizing the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany.
Biogeographic Regions: palearctic (Introduced , Native ); ethiopian (Native )Rights Holder
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: Tattan, A. 2004. "Alopochen aegyptiaca" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 27, 2013 at Citation Link