Capped Wheatear
Oenanthe pileata
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The capped wheatear is common and widespread on drier short-grass plains. These photos were taken in Katavi (row 1, 8-06), Asogati Plain (row 2, 2-10; row 3, 4-06), Lemuta (row 5 left; 1-07), Nanja Dam (row 5 right, 6-06, courtesy of Anabel Harries) and Ngorongoro (5-10 & 6-06). Click the photo above to see several enlargements including juveniles.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Anabel Harries, Rick Carlson, Linda Bushman, Per Holman

Last Update this page: 7-13-20