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Saddle-billed stalk (Ephippiorhynchus Senegalensis), Zambia

Saddle-billed stalk (Ephippiorhynchus Senegalensis), Zambia

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Uploaded 20 Sep 2010 by Yannick Beadoin
Year: 2010
From collection: African Biodiversity
Taken by: Yannick Beaudoin
Zambia is home to some of the most diverse African wildlife including over 770 species of bird and it is becoming a very popular place for birdwatchers, of which 11 are globally threatened. The saddle-billed stalk, however is a very stable species and is extremely widespread bird across Africa. It was even represented in Egyptian hieroglyphics.
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