Birds of Uganda – Superb Starling

Given it’s equatorial location & abundant fresh water, the sheer density of wildlife in Uganda can make your head spin. There are (way) over 1000 confirmed bird species found in the country alone. And what birds, some of them look like runway models! We have already looked at the Violet-backs, Red-wings & Wattled Starlings, so today lets meet another member of the starling family, the Superb Starling (or Lamprotornis superbus). Continue reading “Birds of Uganda – Superb Starling”

Birds of Uganda – Wattled Starling

Mostly due to it’s equatorial location & abundant fresh water, the sheer density of wildlife in Uganda can make your head spin. There are (well) over 1000 confirmed bird species found in the country alone. And what birds, some of them look like runway models! We have already looked at the Violet-backs & Red-wings, so today lets meet another handsome member of the starling family, the Wattled Starling (or Creatophora cinerea). Continue reading “Birds of Uganda – Wattled Starling”