Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Vidua macroura

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 Vidua macroura   Vidua macroura


The breeding male is black and white with a red bill. It is black above with white nape band, rump, wing-bar and under-parts. The 4 central tail feathers are greatly elongated. The female and non-breeding male’s head is broadly striped black and tawny, the rest of the upper-parts tawny, streaked lack and white below. The male’s red bill is diagnostic. Uncommon resident.

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2017 / 3 / 29