LONG-BILLED CROMBEC

Sylvietta rufescens

A: Bosveldstompstert

 

A common bird of bushveld and woodland throughout the interior of South Africa. Particularly partial to stands of acacia. Often present in mixed-species foraging flocks. “Prrrttt” contact call readily given. The crombec family is characterised by having long bills, stumpy bodies and short tails.