The Magpie Shrikes (Urolestes melanoleucus) – also known as the African Long-tailed Shrike – occur naturally in the following African countries: Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. They inhabit dry and moist savannas, as well as subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.

Magpie Shrike, Urolestes melanoleucus, Moremi Wildlife Reserve, Botswana, Africa

Magpie Shrike, Urolestes melanoleuca, Sabi Sands Reserve, Singita, South Africa (8/23/08)


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