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Long-tailed Glossy Starling

Lamprotornis caudatus

Description:

An attractive all blue bird with a very long tail - it reaches aver 50cm, 35cm of its length seems to be the tail. Iridescent sheen everywhere, except the tail.

Habitat:

The Long-tailed Glossy Starling is a resident breeder in tropical Africa from Senegal east to Sudan, and found in open woodland and cultivation - like here, mixture of the two, close to the lake Shiroro.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Niger, Nigeria

Spotted on Oct 5, 2018
Submitted on Oct 8, 2018

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