Grey-crested Helmet-shrike
Prionops poliolophus
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The grey-crested helmet-shrike is an uncommon East African endemic found in acacia & mixed acacia/combretaceous woodland. The upper photo (Lake Naivasha-Kenya, 5-23) is courtesy of Per Holmen. The left lower bird was photographed at Sasakwa (Grumeti Reserve, 1-07), courtesy of Geoff Harries. The other photos were taken at Mwiba Ranch (Maswa-NCA, 8-11), courtesy of Colin Beale. Click the left lower photo to see 9 enlargements including a juvenile (#4).

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Geoff Harries, Colin Beale, Paul Oliver, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 9-04-23