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Sooty Chat

Mymecocichla nigra


Female Sooty Chat is all brown(first photo); Male has a white patch on the shoulders, no whites in the wings in flight like Northern Anteater Chat Photo taken at Western Serengeti Plains


Open dry grassland, often near termite mounds. It excavates a nest burrow in a termite mound.

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Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

The first photo is a beautiful portrait!

Karan Raghwa
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Karan Raghwa

Mara, Tanzania

Spotted on Aug 11, 2013
Submitted on Sep 30, 2013

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