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Confirmation: Village Indigobird parasitizing Red Red-billed Firefinch in central Namibia.

Volker S Schubert, Melle PJ Orford and Peter Cunningham

...The Village Indigobird is a species primarily known to parasitize nests of Red-billed Firefinch (Tarboton 2001). The confirmed sightings were from the Okavango Delta approximately 600 km northeast of Windhoek. However, no records of Village Indigobird actually parasitizing Red-billed Firefinch have previous been confirmed....

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