Usambara Akalat
Sheppardia montana
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The Usambara akalat is a Tanzanian endemic in the west Usambara mountains, in undergrowth at higher elevations. The upper two and the bottom two photos are courtesy of Per Holmen. The other four photos of one bird were taken in the Shagayu Forest, courtesy of Valéry Schollaert. Note the white spots in front of the eye and the rufous wash on the tail.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-23 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Valéry Schollaert, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 3-04-23