Yellow-bellied Waxbill
Coccopygia quartinia
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The yellow-bellied waxbill, also called the East African swee, is seen in highland grassland and forest edge.The left 3rd row photo was taken at Simba Farm on West Kilimanjaro (6-18) the right lower, in the Uluguru Mountains (5-12), courtesy of Frank Willems; the left lower, Ngorongoro Crater rim (4-15), courtesy Per Holmen. All of the others were seen in the Mt. Meru forest.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-19 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Frank Willems, Stuart Webb, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 6-29-19