Magpie Shrike — de Wets Wild

Urolestes melanoleucus The unmistakable Magpie, or Long-tailed, Shrike inhabits open savanna habitats, typically where thorn trees dominate, and feed on invertebrates, lizards, small mammals, carrion and occasionally fruit. They generally avoid man-altered habitats and human habitation. Adult Magpie Shrikes measure up to 50cm long and weigh around 85g. Magpie Shrikes are gregarious and territorial, with […]

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