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Zanj Sun Squirrel, Tanzania
Zanj Sun Squirrel in the East Usambaras.
Yellow-throated Woodland Warbler, Tanzania
A pretty Yellow-throated Woodland Warbler with a tasty morsel in the Uluguru Mountains.
White-crowned Lapwing, Tanzania
A White-crowned Lapwing with fearsome spurs and pendulous wattles at Ifakara.
White-browed Robin Chat, Tanzania
The attractive White-browed or Heuglin's Robin Chat was seen well. This one was in the West Usambaras.
White-backed Vulture, Tanzania
White-backed Vulture in Mikumi National Park.
Usambara Weaver, Tanzania
Both races of the rare endemic Usambara Weaver were seen during our 2012 tour. This is the form anderseni.
Usambara Akalat, Tanzania
We had great views of the endemic Usambara Akalat in the West Usambaras - we have never missed this one on this tour.... yet!
Terek Sandpiper, Tanzania
A Terek Sandpiper strangely still in breeding plumage with a Wood Sandpiper on Pemba.
Tanzanian Red-billed Hornbill, Tanzania
The endemic Tanzanian Red-billed or Ruaha Hornbills were seen in the Ruaha Valley.
Stierling's Wren-warbler, Tanzania
Stierling's Wren-warblers can be seen in Mikumi National Park.