(Zanzibar) Sombre Greenbul
Andropadus importunus
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Young birds have dark eyes that gradually change through light brown to pale white: the slider at the top shows five juveniles with varying eye color and eye rings (Mkwaja-Tanga, 11-14), courtesy of Phil Stouffer. The 2nd row juvenile was photographed at Mbuyuni Farm near Morogoro (8-19), courtesy of Kim Axmann. The three adult sombre greenbuls (3rd row and right 5th row) were photographed at Pembe Abwe (12-08, 7-07). The immature (left 5th row) was seen in Marangu (10-04). The left 4th row adult was seen in Bagamoyo (12-11), courtesy of Stein Ø. Nilsen and the right 4th row adult, in Pembe Abwe (7-07). Click the immature above to see 13 enlargements.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-20 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Valéry Schollaert, Stein Ø. Nilsen, Lyn Waltenberg, Phil Stouffer
Paul Oliver, Kim Axmann

Last Update this page: 8-19-19