Northern Grey-headed Sparrow
Passer griseus
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The northern grey-headed sparrow, usually seen in villages or towns, has a brown mantle and a near white throat and lower abdomen. The upper photo (Mbeya, 3-11) is courtesy of Paul Oliver; the middle, Lakeshore Lodge-Lake Tanganyika (7-18); the lower photo was taken in Tarangire (5-10): click it to see more examples.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Michael Lund Markussen, Steve Clark, Colin Beale, Paul Oliver

Last Update this page: 3-19-21