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 endangered and uncommonly seen in grassland from 600-3000 m., see map. The upper and left 2nd row photos were taken at the Soguna Kopjes (Serengeti, 2-12), courtesy of Robert Barnes; the bird in flight, in Katavi (12-10), courtesy of Silas Olofson. Click the photo above to see seven enlargements.
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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:
Aadje Geertsema, Paul Oliver, Silas Olofson, Robert Barnes, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 1-26-17