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What

Temminck's Red Colobus Procolobus badius ssp. temminckii

Observer

sallyg

Date

November 15, 2009

Description

Several indiduals feeding and playing in large fig tree

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 10:38 AM UTC

Description

Male. During the breeding season, the male's head, neck and tail turn bright orange, while the body becomes dark blue. The most common Gambian lizard. Lamin Fields, Lamin, Western Division, The Gambia.

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What

Rainbow Agama Agama agama

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 10:38 AM UTC

Description

Female/immature male. The most common Gambian lizard. Lamin Fields, Lamin, Western Division, The Gambia

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What

West African crocodile Crocodylus suchus

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 12, 2014 10:43 AM UTC

Description

Tunku and Kissi Bolong, Baobolong Wetland Reserve, North Bank Division, The Gambia.

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What

White-thighed Colobus Colobus vellerosus

Observer

mak2kofi

Date

March 30, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Frogs and Toads Order Anura

Observer

natalie

Date

November 19, 2010

Description

sitting on a tent roof, motionless, while driver ants were passing the tent

Photos / Sounds

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What

African Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone viridis

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 03:49 PM UTC

Description

Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Region, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Monkey Chlorocebus sabaeus

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 09:25 AM UTC

Description

Climbing down mangrove roots. Lamin Bolong, Lamin Lodge, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Little Greenbul Eurillas virens

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 6, 2014 01:21 PM UTC

Description

Abuko Nature Reserve, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-headed Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 02:59 PM UTC

Description

Aka Red-bellied Paradise-Flycatcher. Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Shikra Accipiter badius

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 6, 2014 04:12 PM UTC

Description

Ssp. A. b. sphenurus. Aka Little Banded Goshawk. Dipping its toes to test the bath water. Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

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What

Western Grey Plantain-eater Crinifer piscator

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 6, 2014 02:10 PM UTC

Description

Normally seen in treetops, this large (50cm) common turaco has coming down to a pool for a drink. Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 7, 2014 08:57 AM UTC

Description

A beautiful West African Turaco of gallery forest and forest edge. Mandinaba, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur afer

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 6, 2014 12:55 PM UTC

Description

Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

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What

African Pied Hornbill Tockus fasciatus

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 23, 2014 09:42 AM UTC

Description

Ssp. semifasciatus. Male. Enjoying breakfast. Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green Monkey Chlorocebus sabaeus

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 12:27 PM UTC

Description

The Gambia's most common monkey. Abuko Nature Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

African Wildcat Felis silvestris ssp. lybica

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 22, 2014 08:19 AM GMT

Description

Formerly F. s. foxi (Lybica group).To give some idea of the cat's size, the adult male Green Monkey (Chlorocebus sabaeus) would be between 0.42 - 0.60m tall. Hybridization is widespread; there may be very few genetically pure populations of Wildcats remaining.

Early morning near Tanji Bird Reserve Eco-tourism Camp.Tanji Bird Reserve, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Temminck's Red Colobus Procolobus badius ssp. temminckii

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 7, 2014 08:33 AM UTC

Description

Aka Temminck's Bay Colobus. This is a subspecies of the endangered Western Red Colobus monkey.
Mandinaba, Western Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Temminck's Red Colobus Procolobus badius ssp. temminckii

Observer

hoppy1951

Date

January 8, 2014 03:44 PM UTC

Description

Aka Temminck's Bay Colobus. This is a subspecies of the endangered Western Red Colobus monkey.
Mandinaba, Western Division, The Gambia.Western Red Colobus (Procolobus badius). At the pool in front of the 'Photography Hide', Abuko Nature Reserve, Western, Division, The Gambia.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

loarie

Date

April 30, 2012 05:21 PM PDT

Description

Subspecies P. badius badius. These guys were going crazy with alarm calls because they were being hunted by chimps.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Temminck's Red Colobus Procolobus badius ssp. temminckii

Observer

loarie

Date

February 27, 2011

Description

The Western Red Colobus is endangered throughout its range and the population around southern Senegal is isolated from the rest of the population around Côte d'Ivoire by a gap in Guinea. Apparently there were just a dozen in the Foret where we saw them.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jones's roundleaf bat Hipposideros jonesi

Observer

jakob

Date

February 17, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava

Observer

csavy

Date

February 22, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchellus

Observer

csavy

Date

February 26, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta senegala

Observer

csavy

Date

February 26, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchellus

Observer

csavy

Date

February 26, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus

Observer

csavy

Date

February 26, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vieillot's Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus

Observer

csavy

Date

February 23, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

White-naped mangabey Cercocebus atys ssp. lunulatus

Observer

jakob

Date

August 26, 2009

Description

Captive breeding program of the National Zoo in Accra. Added because they are almost extinct in the wild...

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What

Roloway guenon Cercopithecus diana ssp. roloway

Observer

jakob

Date

August 26, 2009

Description

Captive breeding program of the National Zoo in Accra. Added because they are almost extinct in the wild...

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Inaturalist database of birds, mammals, plants, inverts, fungi, fishes, amphibians etc. etc. of the Guinean Forests of West Africa, a Global Biodiversity Hotspot. The study area encompasses all of the lowland forests of West Africa, from Guinea and Sierra Leone eastward to the Sanaga River in Cameroon. This includes portions of Cameroon, Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, ...more ↓

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