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Franke, U. 2013. Pale-winged Starling Onychognathus nabouroup building a nest in Quiver Tree Aloe dichotoma in the Namibian plains. Ornithological Observations, 4: 143-146


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Pale-winged Starling Onychognathus nabouroup building a nest in Quiver Tree Aloe dichotoma in the Namibian plains.

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The Pale-winged Starling Onychognathus nabouroup endemic to Southern Africa, live in rocky hills or valleys, where theyrnroost and breed. They enter towns for food, but generally avoid man modified areas (Craig, Hulley 1992, reference in Hockeyrn"An exception is Windhoek [... ], where it is common in the cityrncenter, roosting and perching on high-rise buildings, although it has not been yet recorded nesting on these sites." (Brown, C.J. pers. communication, in Craig 1995).

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