Usambara Akalat
Sheppardia montana
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The Usambara akalat is a Tanzanian endemic in the west Usambara mountains, in undergrowth at higher elevations. This bird was photographed in October 2011, courtesy of Valéry Schollaert. Note the larger white and smaller rufous spots in front of the eye and the rufous wash on the tail.
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Valéry Schollaert

Last Update this page: 10-29-11