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Red-faced Mousebird

Urocolius indicus


Size of smaller pigeon, this mousebird sports a very long tail, more than half of its total length. Its main colours are grey-brown, with red bill and red face mask.


Seen in group of 6 to 7 birds in an open, dry, woodland - scrubland, outskirts of urban zone of Khorixas in Namibia.

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Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 10 months ago

Thank you Neil - and I must admit that I'm totally blown away by Namibia... fascinating country from many aspects.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 10 months ago

That first photo is calendar or postcard worthy, Zlatan. Magnificent photos and spotting. I'll get to Namibia one day :)

Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Kunene Region, Namibia

Spotted on Feb 20, 2020
Submitted on Mar 5, 2020

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