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Red-rumped Tinkerbird

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Pogoniulus atroflavus
Photo by Kwame BrownAtewa forest, Ghana, Dec., 2017
Photo by Kwame Brown
Atewa forest, Ghana, Dec., 2017


[edit] Identification

Length about 13 cm.

The head is dark with two yellow stripes behind each eye, yellow moustach stripes and yellow chin and throat. Back dark and rump red.

[edit] Distribution

Africa: Coastal West Africa from Guinea to Democratic Republic of Congo; inland to southern Central African Republic and northern Democratic Republic of Congo.

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Habitat

Forest and secondary growth.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] References

Sinclair I & Ryan P. 2003. Birds of Africa south of the Sahara. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0620207299

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