Buff-crested Bustard
Eupodotis gindiana
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The buff-crested or crested or red-crested bustard prefers drier acacia scrub and woodland, see the distribution map by clicking the link to the right. The upper male was photographed in Mkomazi (3-16). The 2nd row bird was seen at TPC-Moshi, courtesy of Christine Baissac. The four photos of the 3rd row bird jumping to get/eat seed were also taken at TPC-Moshi, courtesy of Christine Baissac. The next four photos were taken in Tarangire NP (6-18). The 5th row female was in Tarangire (6-19) and the female with juvenile was in Tsavo West (2-12), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst: click the photo to see 18 enlargements.
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copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Karine Van der Vurst, Rick Carlson, Paul Oliver, Christine Baissac

Last Update this page: 12-22-21