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Starling - Wattled Starling

Creatophora cinerea


Brown-grey in colour, with black wings and tail; bill is pale/light yellow; pale yellow skin behind eyes; breeding males has extensive yellow & black skin and wattles on head. Photo taken at Ndutu region, Tanzania


Acacia savannas; open grasslands and open woodlands

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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Nice that one of the trio had his head turned so we could see the yellow!

Karan Raghwa
Spotted by
Karan Raghwa

Shinyanga, Tanzania

Spotted on Dec 12, 2013
Submitted on Jan 16, 2014

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