KENYA   -   AUG-SEP 2012   -   BIRDS PART 3

Cuckoos, owls, nightjars, swifts, mousebirds, trogons, kingfishers, bee-eaters, rollers


Great Spotted Cuckoo - Clamator glandarius
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Clamator glandarius
Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Red-chested Cuckoo - Cuculus solitarius
Red-chested Cuckoo
Cuculus solitarius
Lake Naivasha, Rift province, Kenya.
Adult. (S7)


Red-chested Cuckoo - Cuculus solitarius
Red-chested Cuckoo
Cuculus solitarius
Lake Naivasha, Rift province, Kenya.
A juvenile, starting to obtain adult plumage. (S7)


Red-chested Cuckoo - Cuculus solitarius
Red-chested Cuckoo
Cuculus solitarius
Robert's Camp, Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
A juvenile begging to its foster parent, a Spotted Morning-Thrush Cichladusa guttata. (S7)


Dideric Cuckoo - Chrysococcyx caprius
Dideric Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx caprius
Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
Male. (S7)


White-browed Coucal - Centropus superciliosus
White-browed Coucal
Centropus superciliosus loandae(?)
Masai Mara National Reserve, Rift province, Kenya.
Juvenile. (S7)


Sokoke Scops-Owl - Otus ireneae
Sokoke Scops-Owl
Otus ireneae
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve, Coast province, Kenya.
Rufous morph. (S7)


Sokoke Scops-Owl - Otus ireneae
Sokoke Scops-Owl
Otus ireneae
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve, Coast province, Kenya.
Gray morph. (S7)


African Scops-Owl - Otus senegalensis
African Scops-Owl
Otus senegalensis senegalensis
Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Northern White-faced Owl - Ptilopsis leucotis
Northern White-faced Owl
Ptilopsis leucotis
Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Spotted Eagle-Owl - Bubo africanus
Spotted Eagle-Owl
Bubo africanus africanus
Sagala Lodge, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


Pearl-spotted Owlet - Glaucidium perlatum
Pearl-spotted Owlet
Glaucidium perlatum licua
Sagala Lodge, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


African Wood-Owl - Strix woodfordii
African Wood-Owl
Strix woodfordii nigricantior
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


Slender-tailed Nightjar - Caprimulgus clarus
Slender-tailed Nightjar
Caprimulgus clarus
Lake Baringo, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Nyanza Swift - Apus niansae
Nyanza Swift
Apus niansae niansae
Hell's Gate National Park, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Speckled Mousebird - Colius striatus
Speckled Mousebird
Colius striatus kikuyensis
The Ark, Aberdares National Park, Central province, Kenya.
(S7)


Speckled Mousebird - Colius striatus
Speckled Mousebird
Colius striatus kikuyensis
The Ark, Aberdares National Park, Central province, Kenya.
(S7)


Blue-naped Mousebird - Urocolius macrourus
Blue-naped Mousebird
Urocolius macrourus pulcher
Tsavo East National Park, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


Bar-tailed Trogon - Apaloderma vittatum
Bar-tailed Trogon
Apaloderma vittatum
Castle Forest Lodge, Mt. Kenya, Central province, Kenya.
(S7)


Malachite Kingfisher - Corythornis cristatus
Malachite Kingfisher
Corythornis cristatus galeritus
Lake Naivasha, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Gray-headed Kingfisher - Halcyon leucocephala
Gray-headed Kingfisher
Halcyon leucocephala leucocephala
Blue Post Inn, Thika, Central province, Kenya.
(S7)


Mangrove Kingfisher - Halcyon senegaloides
Mangrove Kingfisher
Halcyon senegaloides ranivorus
Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


Giant Kingfisher - Megaceryle maxima
Giant Kingfisher
Megaceryle maxima maxima
Lake Naivasha, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Pied Kingfisher - Ceryle rudis
Pied Kingfisher
Ceryle rudis rudis
Lake Naivasha, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Blue-headed Bee-eater - Merops muelleri
Blue-headed Bee-eater
Merops muelleri muelleri
Kakamega Forest National Reserve, Western province, Kenya.
(S7)


White-fronted Bee-eater - Merops bullockoides
White-fronted Bee-eater
Merops bullockoides
Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley province, Kenya.
(S7)


Little Bee-eater - Merops pusillus
Little Bee-eater
Merops pusillus cyanostictus
Tsavo East National Park, Coast province, Kenya.
(S7)


Little Bee-eater - Merops pusillus
Little Bee-eater
Merops pusillus meridionalis(?)
Masai Mara National Reserve, Rift province, Kenya.
(S7)


Lilac-breasted Roller - Coracias caudatus
Lilac-breasted Roller
Coracias caudatus caudatus
Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley province, Kenya.
(S7)


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