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Black-winged Bishop - male

Black-winged Bishop - male

Scientific name: Euplectes hordeaceus
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae

The Black-winged Red Bishop is a resident breeding bird species in tropical Africa from Senegal to Sudan and south to Angola and Tanzania. This is a gregarious species which feeds on seed, grain and some insects.

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Canon EOS 10D ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM
1/400s f/5.0 at 280mm (EF 70-200mm + EF 1.4x TC) ISO 400 full exif

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