Crimson-rumped Waxbill
Estrilda rhodopyga
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The crimson-rumped waxbill is a northeast African endemic, similar to the common waxbill but with the a red rump. The upper photo of an adult (Iringa, 8-16) is courtesy of Per Holmen; the right 2nd row immature (Speke's Bay, 2-13) is courtesy of Paul Oliver. The left 2nd row photo was taken in Tarangire (4-08); the others, in Mkomazi NP (8-10).
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Paul Oliver, Joseph Morlan, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 4-17-20