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Village Indigobird

Vidua chalybeata

These brood parasites lay their eggs in the nests of Red-billed Firefinches instead of raising the chicks themselves. Male Village Indigobirds learn the songs of their adoptive parents and females learn to listen for these songs to find a mate.


Found At

Robert J. LaFortune Wildlife Trek | Life in the Desert

CONSERVATION STATUS

Least Concern

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