Pipit Lake Chad, Chad, Jan 2017

Description:Large pipit near Lake Chad, January 2017, by Piere Defos du Rau and Jean-Yves Mondain-Monval.

Joost Brouwer (Brouwer EAC)  2020-02-17  (edited) 
Comments by Dick Forsman, Feb 2017:  a "large" pipit, as shown by its tall legs and long tail and looks to me like a Grassland Pipit (A. cinnamomeus) owing to its spotted back and breast, and the rufous wash to ear-coverts and flanks.