Collared (Red-winged) Pratincole
Glareola pratincola
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In breeding plumage, the pale yellow or buff anterior neck of the collared pratincole is edged with black, as shown in most of these images. It is common on sparcely vegetated areas around lakes. The flight photo (Silale swamp, 10-15) and the immature (Lake Manyara, 10-15) are courtesy of Michael Oates. The mixed group photo (Serengeti, 2-17) is courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst. Click the photo above to see eighteen enlargements including juveniles, immatures and flight photos.
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copyright © 2001-17 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Karine Van der Vurst, Michael Oates

Last Update this page: 3-21-17