Karoo Prinia


Karoo Prinia

Prinia maculosa

The Karoo prinia has always been one of my favourite little passerines, or perching birds. Fairly common residents in South Africa, they have a very distinct call and frequent low scrub and thorny bush for protection.. I’m fascinated by their busy little lifestyles.

Title: Karoo Prinia

Edition: 25

Size: 10 x 15 x 45cm

Base: Crystal

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