Balaeniceps rex
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In Tanzania the shoebill is found in the west and northwest. The left upper photo, taken in Uganda, is courtesy of Valéry Schollaert; the right upper, in Malagarasi (11-16). The left 2nd row bird was photographed in Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda, courtesy of Andy Roberts. The displaying and flying pair was seen at Lake Victoria (1-11), courtesy of Callan Cohen and Deirdre Vrancken. The lower three photos were taken at Moyowosi swamp (8-11), courtesy of Mike Beckner. The video is by David Attenborough.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Andy Roberts, Callan Cohen, Deirdre Vrancken, Mike Beckner, Valéry Schollaert

Last Update this page: 12-22-16