The Jackson's Widowbird, Euplectes Jacksoni, is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Kenya and Tanzania. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland and arable land. It is presently threatened by habitat loss.
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Red Warbler is endemic to the highlands of Mexico, north of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec
The Victorian Crowned Pigeon is an unusual bird; it's elegant, brightly colored, and the largest surviving pigeon on earth. It's actually endangered, seriously threatened by logging and illegal capture in its native land of New Guinea. Painting by Cara Bevan.