Bild von Böhmspint in Zeitschrift “Falke”

Das Bild eines Böhmspints (Merops boehmi) ist in der letzten Ausgabe, der März-Ausgabe, von der Zeitschrift „DER FALKE“ erschienen. Der Böhmspint konnte sehr schön im Gelände der Mvuu Lodge im Liwonde Nationalpark bei Blantyre im Süden  Malawis im Jahr 2005 fotografiert werden.   Die wunderbare Familie der Meropidae umfasst mindestens 26 wunderschöne Arten, von denen… Continue reading Bild von Böhmspint in Zeitschrift “Falke”

Bee-eaters in Majete Game Reserve near Lengwe NP

The trip to the Majete Game Reserve makes me stop at a bush. A remarkable bird party can be seen here. After some minutes I can detect Fork-tailed Drongos (Dicrurus adsimilis), Livingstone’s Flycatcher (Erythrocercus livingstonei), Red-capped Robin-Chats (Cossypha natalensis), Bearded Scrub-Robins (Cercotrichas quadrivirgata) and a Holub’s Golden-Weaver (Ploceus xanthops) – with a strikingly flesh-colored beak… Continue reading Bee-eaters in Majete Game Reserve near Lengwe NP

Lengwe National Park and its Boehm’s Bee-eater

The heat is still breathtaking. But now for the afternoon trip in Lengwe National Park. After all, it’s already near 3:00 p.m.. The trail leads me over the Main Drive to the Main Hide. Hats off, walking from the parking lot is annoying – especially in the cops heat. But the hide itself is somewhat… Continue reading Lengwe National Park and its Boehm’s Bee-eater