Dark Batis
Batis crypta
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The dark batis is a south-central Tanzanian endemic. Note the absence of a supercillium in the male and the cinnamon-coloured wing coverts in the female. The upper photos were taken Mufindi, left (11-14), courtesy of Per Holmen; right (1-16), courtesy of Paul Oliver. The lower photos were taken in the Udzungwa Mountains (6-07), courtesy of Dr. Louis A. Hansen; click the left lower photo to see 7 enlargements.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Dr. Louis A. Hansen, Paul Oliver, Florence Holmen, Per Holmen, Isaac Kilusu

Last Update this page: 1-29-24