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Tropical Boubou- Laniarius major | by StoufferLSU
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Tropical Boubou- Laniarius major

Family Malaconotidae- bush-shrikes, etc.

This photo shows the anisodactyl toe arrangement of Passeriformes, with three toes forward (digits 2, 3, and 4) and one toe back (the hallux, digit 1) .

This specie was formerly divided, with Tanzanian birds as L. aethiopicus. It still appears as L. aethiopicus in Stevenson and Fanshawe.

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Taken on September 12, 2014