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Violet-eared Waxbill

Uraeginthus granatinus

Description:

Blue upper tail and forehead, purple sides of head, red beak. The male has a darker red body colour than the female.

Habitat:

Thornveld

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13 Comments

staccyh
staccyh 6 years ago

wow!

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thanks, Harsha!

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 7 years ago

Brilliant! Love it!

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thank you Lucia!

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thanks Jason! It is indeed a very colourful bird!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

So colorful!

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thank you Reza and cchellis22!

cchellis22
cchellis22 7 years ago

This beauty is a work of art!

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thanks so much Patty!

Spectacular !

patty
patty 7 years ago

Amazingly beautiful bird Albena! Its purple ears are wonderful! Great spotting and picture; thank you for sharing it =)

Albena
Albena 7 years ago

Thank you, Mona!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Beautiful bird.. Nice photo..

Albena
Spotted by
Albena

Central District, Botswana

Spotted on Mar 18, 2013
Submitted on Apr 22, 2013

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