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Coqui Francolin in Central Serengeti, Tanzania  Africa,Coqui Francolin,Peliperdix coqui,Serengeti Central,Serengeti National Park,Serengeti area,Tanzania Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Great shot, love the shadow, and yet another new species! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 5 years ago
  2. Great shot Ferdy! The golden-yellow contrasted with the bird's red eye is pretty cool. I really enjoy the composition of this one! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thanks Travis! I must be honest that it was a quick drive-by shot, as there was no time to really compose, glad you like it though. Posted 5 years ago

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The Coqui Francolin is a species of bird in the Phasianidae family.

The species is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. It is believed to be the most widespread francolin in Africa but is mostly resident throughout its range.

Similar species: Chicken-like Birds
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Jan 29, 2014. Captured Sep 3, 2013 17:32.
  • NIKON D800
  • f/5.6
  • 1/500s
  • ISO1250
  • 400mm