Saturday, July 29, 2017

A Few Visitors to Our Garden


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Variable Sunbird

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Common Lime Butterfly

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Brimstone Canary

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Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus
A Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullata

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Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus
A Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullata

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African Yellow White-eye

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Brimstone Canary

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Sharing a bath

A Southern Red Bishop (Euplectes orix) female and a African Yellow White-eye (Zosterops senegalensis) sharing a bath


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© Guy Smith

© Guy Smith

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

A few visitors to our garden

African Yellow White-eye (Zosterops senegalensis), Village Weavers (Ploceus cucullatus) female, Red-billed Firefinch (Lagonosticta senegala) and a Common Bulbul (Pycnonotus barbatus)



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© Guy Smith

© Guy Smith

© Guy Smith

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

In My Garden - The Copper sunbird

The Copper sunbird (Cinnyris cupreus) is a species of passerine bird in the Nectariniidae family. It is native to tropical Africa, its range extending from Senegal and Guinea in the west to South Sudan and Kenya in the east, and southwards to Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copper_sunbird


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© Guy Smith

Saturday, July 1, 2017

The strut

A male Southern Red Bishop (Euplectes orix) sitting on the fence strutting for a near by female.