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Blue Waxbill - When Nature awakes from a sleepy Winter A Blue Waxbill female poses on a thorn bush branch, with new green leaves starting to show as the season turns into one of plenty for all.  The rains are coming soon, and Nature is preparing for life all around.  Blue Waxbill,Geotagged,Namibia,Spring,Uraeginthus angolensis Click/tap to enlarge

Blue Waxbill - When Nature awakes from a sleepy Winter

A Blue Waxbill female poses on a thorn bush branch, with new green leaves starting to show as the season turns into one of plenty for all. The rains are coming soon, and Nature is preparing for life all around.

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  1. Beautiful!!! Posted 3 years ago

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The Blue Waxbill , also called Blue-breasted Cordon-bleu, is a common species of estrildid finch found in Southern Africa. It has an estimated global extent of occurrence of 3,600,000 km².

It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, the Republic of Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, São Tomé and Príncipe, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The status of the species is evaluated as Least Concern.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Living Wild
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Uploaded Oct 31, 2015. Captured Sep 24, 2015 09:40 in Unnamed Road, Namibia.
  • Canon EOS REBEL T2i
  • f/10.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO100
  • 500mm