Red-necked Spurfowl
Pternistis (Francolinus) afer
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Common to all red-necked spurfowl are the red neck and periorbital skin and the red bill and legs. Note the differences in facial color patterns in photographs taken in different places. These photos of juveniles, immatures and adults were taken in Mikumi, Serengeti and Tarangire; click the left lower photo to see 20 enlargements including a nest.
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Last Update this page: 1-1-17