Purple Grenadier
Granatina (Uraeginthus) ianthinogaster
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The purple grenadier is a common red-billed waxbill that is endemic to northeast Africa including all of central Tanzania. The top photo (Usa River, 5-20) is courtesy of Per Holmen; the right 3rd row photo (Serengeti) is courtesy of Brad Johnson. The other photos were taken in the Serengeti and Oldonyo Sambu. Click the image above to see 16 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:
Michael Markussen, Joseph Morlan, Hanna Nyman, Paul Oliver, Brad Johnson
Siegfried Woldhek, Nathan Losaru, Florence & Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 8-24-20