The Usambiro Barbet (Trachyphonus usambirio) is a small, 7.5" (19cm) bird of the Barbet family, very similar to D'Arnaud's Barbet.
The Usambiro Barbet is found only in the Mara-Serengeti ecosystem, in bushy grasslands. Pairs breed in holes in flat ground.

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Usambiro Barbet ~ on Termite Mound

Usambiro Barbet standing on termite mound.

Usambiro Barbet ~ Close-up

Usambiro Barbet perched on rock, looking over its shoulder.