Urocolius indicus  Red-faced Mousebird  Rooiwangmuisvoël
Red-faced Mousebird
Modimolle, Sep 2017

A breeding resident. Common and widespread, both across the Waterberg and in the surrounding thorn savanna (48% in, 52% out; recorded in 84% of the Waterberg pentads); the most frequently recorded mousebird, it is a group-living species, usually found in flocks of 4-8 birds, in pairs while breeding; found in any woodland. Breeds in summer.
Red-faced Mousebird Waterberg distribution

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