Abyssinian Scimitarbill
Rhinopomastus minor
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The Abyssinian scimitarbill is a northeast African endemic wood-hoopoe. The orange bill, glossy blue-black color and absence of white in the wings are characteristic. All of these photos were taken in Tarangire (upper 2, 12-06; lower 4, 4-04). Click the photo above to see six enlargements.

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Last Update this page: 10-27-13