Denham's (Stanley's) Bustard
Neotis denhami
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The orange hindneck distinguishes Denham's bustard from all other bustards in our area. The bird is uncommon in grassland from 600-3000 m. The upper and left lower photos were taken at the Soguna Kopjes (Serengeti, 2-12), courtesy of Robert Barnes; the 2nd row bird, on the Laikipia Plateua-Kenya (1-20); the bird in flight, in Katavi (12-10), courtesy of Silas Olofson. The other photos were taken in the Serengeti (1-16). Click the photo above to see 7 enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Aadje Geertsema, Paul Oliver, Silas Olofson, Robert Barnes, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 10-16-22