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Scopus umbretta


The hamerkop is a medium-sized waterbird, standing 56 cm (22 in) high and weighing 470 g (17 oz)


Freshwater Lake, Lake Naivasha NP, only a few meters flat water on the shore, dead wood on the shore.

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Benno Ibold
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Benno Ibold

Nakuru, Kenya

Spotted on Jul 24, 2017
Submitted on Sep 25, 2017

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