Slate-coloured Boubou
Laniarius funebris
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The slate-coloured boubou is a northeast African endemic and is the only all-dark boubou in bush country. The bird on nest was seen at Ruaha (1-21), courtesy of Tamara Farriester Schoch. The right lower bird was seen in Orkesumet (6-12); all the others, in Tarangire. Click the photo above to see a slideshow of 18 enlargements including immatures. The bird in the first three slideshow photos slept in a garden aloe at Tarangire Safari Lodge (1-04).
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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, Brad Johnson, Karine Van der Vurst, Tamara Farriester Schoch

Last Update this page: 1-14-21