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Phoeniculus damarensis  Scientific name 
Upupiformes Order
Phoeniculidae Family   
37cm Length
Dry savanna & shrubland often near water up to 1,500 m in: Angola, Kenya, Namibia, and Tanzania. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2-4 olive green-blue eggs. Clutch   Eggs
Invertebrates and larvae. Food   Diet
984 World No
Least Concern Status

Photo by Francois Libert all rights reserved

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Violet Wood-hoopoe group duetting
(Phoeniculus damarensis)
Paul Noakes XC20483
01-08- 200, Namibia

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