Lagonosticta rhodopareia  Jameson's Firefinch  Jamesonvuurvinkie
Jameson's Firefinch
Marakele National Park, Mar 2018

A breeding resident. Fairly common and widespread across the Waterberg and the commonest of the three firefinch species in the region (57% in, 43% out; recorded in 65% of the Waterberg pentads); found singly, in pairs, or in small family groups it occurs in most woodlands where there is a shrubby under-storey. Breeds in late summer; parasitised by the Purple Indigobird.
Jameson's Firefinch Waterberg distribution

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