This adult male was netted in February 2008 during a bird survey of Mount Tshiaberimu, an annex of the Virunga National Park...

This adult male was netted in February 2008 during a bird survey of Mount Tshiaberimu, an annex of the Virunga National Park...
Species: Shelley's Crimsonwing   Cryptospiza shelleyi
Author: Simon Espley
Date: 
Friday, February 1, 2008
Added to IBC: 20 Apr 2009 - 19:36
0
Your rating: None
3.6
Average: 3.6 (5 votes)
Licence: 
All Rights Reserved
Altitude (m): 
2777 meters
This map was adjusted by the author.
Locality:

Comments

...in DR Congo. Mount Tshiaberimu is known to host a number of species endemic to the Albertine Rift and the Gorilla Organization has been steadily surveying these as an important extension of its ongoing work to protect a small, unique population of gorillas in conjunction with ICCN, the Congolese wildlife authority. For more info go to www.gorilla.org

Citation

Simon Espley, IBC943983. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/943983.

Extended version
Simon Espley, IBC943983. Photo of Shelley's Crimsonwing Cryptospiza shelleyi at Mount Tshiaberimu, Zaire (Democratic Republic of the Congo). Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/943983.

Embed this photo

← Click inside, copy the code and then paste it into your web page code. Show me the embed as it will appear

© All Rights Reserved

This media published on the Internet Bird Collection is protected by Copyright.
It cannot be reproduced without the express written permission of the author.