Red cheeked Cordon Bleu - Uraeginthus bengalus


Red cheeked Cordon Bleu - Uraeginthus bengalus
Red cheeked Cordon Bleu - Uraeginthus bengalus
Red cheeked Cordon Bleu - Uraeginthus bengalus
Red cheeked Cordon Bleu - Uraeginthus bengalus
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Identifications:
The adult male has uniformly brown upperparts, pale blue breast, flanks and tail and a yellow belly. There is a red patch on each cheek. Females are similar but duller, and lack the cheek spot. Immature birds are like the female, but with blue restricted to the face and throat.
Song:
Song is a high-pitched whistling 'te-chee-wa-tchee' or 'sseedeedelee-deedelee-ssee-ssee'
Call:
Contact note is a weak squeaking 'tsee-tsee' or 'tseu-tseu'