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3750, Black Bishop Euplectes gierowii (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm9572 [manual upload (2014-06-11): 87502]
SpeciesEuplectes gierowi friederichseni
Observer(s)Bowen WW
Country, town, locusTanzania, , Ikoma ,
0234BD
LocalitySerronea River, Ikoma region, Serengeti
Latitude, longitude-2.309, 34.95 [20000 m accuracy]
Date1929/6/19
NotesUnlike most bishop birds this species chooses a shady bank of a river, rather than open grasslands, in which to nest. Nest and nest site; from Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 83: 11-79
Nest count0
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
9572375019/6/19290Unlike most bishop birds this species chooses a shady bank of a river, rather than open grasslands, in which to nest. Nest and nest site; from Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 83: 11-79

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