The Black-collared Barbet (Rooikophoutkapper: Afrikaans, Lybius torquatus) is a species of bird in the Ramphastidae family. It is found in sub-Saharan Africa through Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
These two were enjoying “breakfast” in a bushveld tree near Naboomspruit, Limpopo Province, South Africa.
PHOTOGRAPHY: Feathered Friends
Canon PowerShot SX40 HS.
FEATURED in Welcome to the Jungle
26 August 2012.
FEATURED in Mozambique and Neighbouring Countries
27 August 2012.
FEATURED in A Place to call home
28 August 2012.
One of the TOP TEN in a challenge in Mozambique and neighbouring countries
18 September 2012.