Possibly species distinct from P. grandidieri (described from East Africa)
West African taxon, Pipistrellus bellieri.
male (left) and female (right)
Found on a recently fallen tree during the day.
Found in secondary forest on the ground.
Three found within 2m of the ground in primary forest.
Found in primary forest on the ground.
Found in primary forest along the ground.
Found in primary forest near a disturbed campsite.
Found in a disturbed campsite on the ground in primary forest.
These striped caterpillars were devouring this plant
Have to remind myself which bulbul occurs in CI
Some sort of tinker barbet (yes BirdLife treats the african barbets in the toucan family which sort of bugs me)
need to figure this one out
need to figure out which of the 'sun squirrels' this is
yes! so common in Tai you almost forget how spectacular these guys are
Subspecies P. badius badius. These guys were going crazy with alarm calls because they were being hunted by chimps.
This was really interesting. This poor little mangabey was separated from its mom and troupe and was the only mangabey in a group of guenons and colobus, my guide who has studied mangabey's for 15 years had never seen this.