Western Citril
Crithagra (Serinus) frontalis
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The western citril is endemic to east central Africa including western Tanzania. Characteristic is the broad supercilium that extends across the forehead; see the photos of the southern citril which has no superciliary stripe. The pair was photographed in Bukoba, courtesy of Steve Clark. The male in the middle photo was seen in Kigali (Rwanda), courtesy of Jason Anderson; the female, near Bukoba (7-16), courtesy of Per Holmen.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-16 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Jason Anderson, Steve Ckark, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 8-25-16