Yellow-spotted Petronia
Gymnoris (Petronia) pyrgita
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The color of the yellow-spotted petronia varies from grey to grey-brown. The yellow throat spot is not always apparent, but varies in size from nil to quite large (see slideshow photos #8 & 9). The photos were taken at Lake Manyara and Engikaret; click the photo above to see 12 enlargements.

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Last Update this page: 7-02-19