Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Backyard birding

In my garden in Katete, Mbarara, Uganda

Meyer's Parrot or Brown Parrot (Poicephalus meyeri)


Bronze Mannikin (Spermestes cucullata)

Lesser Striped Swallow (Cecropis abyssinica)

Meyer's Parrot or Brown Parrot (Poicephalus meyeri)

Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu (Uraeginthus bengalus)

Copper Sunbird (Cinnyris cupreus)

Wahlberg's Eagle (Hieraaetus wahlbergi)

Southern Red Bishop (Euplectes orix)

Speckled Mousebird (Colius striatus)

Variable Sunbird (Cinnyris venustus)

On the left is a Yellow-fronted Canary (Serinus mozambicus) and on the right is a African Citril (Serinus citrinelloides)

Scarlet-chested Sunbird (Chalcomitra senegalensis)