Scientific Name:

Cursorius somalensis


Somali Courser


Somali Courser Fact File

Distribution: North-eastern Africa

Conservation Status: Least Concern

Subspecies: Two

C. s. somalensis: Eastern Ethiopia and northern Somalia
C. s. littoralis: South-eastern Sudan; northern and eastern Kenya; and southern Somalia

Current conservation efforts



With thanks to the following photographers: Nik Borrow.