d’Arnaud’s Barbet, Trachyphonus darnaudii, Serengeti National park, Tanzania, East Africa. They are omnivores, feeding on seeds, fruit and invertebrates. Where not hunted, they are very tame, but their feathers are used by certain tribes, such as the Maasai.
Canon 500D, Tamron 28-280mm lens.
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