Sylvietta rufescens   Long-billed Crombec  Bosveldstompstert
Long-billed Crombec nest
Die Oog, Jan 2021

A breeding resident. Common and widespread, both across the Waterberg and in the surrounding thorn savanna (49% in, 51% out; recorded in 92% of the Waterberg pentads); frequents any woodland; in territorial pairs year-round. A regular member of mixed-species bird parties in winter. Breeds in summer.
Long-billed Crombec Waterberg distribution
Long-billed Crombec
Lephalale, Jun 2018
Long-billed Crombec
Grootfontein, Jul 2018
Long-billed Crombec at nest
Hermanusdoorns, Oct 2018

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