Brown-breasted Barbet
Lybius melanopterus
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The brown-breasted barbet is a large woodland bird found in eastern Tanzania. The left nest photo was taken at Lake Duluti (7-07), courtesy of Colin Beale; the right nest, in Dar es Salaam (12-11), courtesy of Robert Carr. The pair was seen in Pangani (8-10), courtesy of Valéry Schollaert. The other photos were taken in Ilboru, Pembe Abwe and Marangu. Click the photo above to see twelve enlargements including immatures and a juvenile.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-17 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Valéry Schollaert, Lyn Waltenberg, Karine Van der Vurst, Colin Beale
Robert Carr, Paul Oliver

Last Update this page: 2-17-17