Mottle-throated (Mottled) Spinetail
Telacanthura ussheri
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This mottle-throated spinetail nest in a baobab tree was photographed in Yaida Valley (10-09); the bird usually breeds in hollow trees, often baobabs. The 2nd row flight photos were taken near Kimbiji village south of Dar es Salaam (1-14), courtesy of Riaan Marais; the lower four, in Selous (2-19), courtesy of Friedemann Vetter.

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Riaan Marais, Friedemann Vetter

Last Update this page: 3-19-21