AFROTROPICAL Freshwater
passerine birds

The songbirds of the African wetlands...

Family Buphaigidae

Buphagus africanus, 'Yellow-billed Oxpecker' (Kazinga Channel, Uganda).

Family Muscicapidae: Old World Flycatchers, Chats

Muscicapa aquatica, 'Swamp Flycatcher', (Lake Mburo, Uganda).

Family Ploceidae, Weavers

Ploceus superciliosus, 'Compact Weaver' (Bigodi, Uganda).


Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the first expeditions I am booked to work on is the NZ sub-Antarctics with Silversea Expeditions and Australia with Coral Expeditions. And here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.