Tree in Abidjan: covered with bats. They will wake up and make a lot of noise and darken the sky around 5-6 pm - a frightening spectacle!
Calling from a gutter in an urban garden/residential area. Numerous others calling from the lagoon area.
Climbing a palm tree in a urban garden/residential area.
Found under a piece of rock on a lawn in an urban garden/residential area.
Found in an urban garden area in Abidjan.
Common in secondary forest.
Juvenile found near water in old secondary growth forest.
Fell from a mid-canopy tree near the restaurant in the park.
Arboretum labels help...
Pretty sure this is a paradise flycatcher of some kind, but I didn't bring a bird book.
this beautiful butterfly was quite common
since I found this guy in the middle of a pretty pristine forest, it would bum me out if it was a house gecko - but it sure looks like one...
Casualty of road
Yes, this restaurant has a pet duiker