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Photo by MarcellC
Volcanoes National Park, Kinigi, Northern Rwanda, Africa, August, 2009
Estrilda kandti

Identification

Distribution

Western Africa: found in the Rift Valley mountains of eastern Zaire, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and Kenya

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1].

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Black-headed Waxbill by some authors[2]

Habitat

Behaviour

References

  1. Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. Avibase

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