African Rock Martin
Ptyonoprogne (Hirundo) fuligula
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The rock martin is found in drier areas, usually near cliffs but also in towns where there are taller buildings. The upper photo (Seronera, 11-11) is courtesy of Doug McLennan; the nest was in Mbeya (2-11), courtesy of Paul Oliver; and the juveniles were at Simba Farm on West Kilimanjaro (10-19). Click the lower photo to see six enlargements including more juveniles.
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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:
Anabel Harries, Paul Oliver, Doug McLennan, Ebenezer Allen
Karine Van der Vurst, Michael Markussen

Last Update this page: 5-24-20