White-headed Saw-wing (Roughwing)
Psalidoprocne albiceps
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The white-headed saw-wing is endemic to east and central Africa. It has a white head with a black eye line that runs back to the nape ( see right upper and left lower images). The bird in flight was photographed in Kibidula (2-20), courtesy of Tamara Farriester Schoch. The middle bird was seen in the Nou Forest in January 2008. The left lower bird was photographed in Kibale NP (Uganda, 1-10), courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst and the left lower bird, in Akagera NP (Rwanda, 3-10), courtesy of Jason Anderson.
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copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Karine Van der Vurst, Jason Anderson, Tamara Farriester Schoch

Last Update this page: 4-21-20