Northern Black Korhaan
50 cm; 740g
> F. On ground difficult to separate from Southern Black Korhaan; in
flight white primary 'windows' diagnostic.
Conspicuous; confusion with Southern Black Korhaan only likely in
small area of overlap.
Barred upperparts, plain neck, bright yellow legs and red base to
bill key features.
and widespread endemic, mostly sedentary and usually solitary.
Overlaps with Southern Black Korhaan at southern end of range.
and semi-arid savanna and grassland, also old agricultural lands.
largely insects and small reptiles, also seeds.
Raucous kraak-kraak... from ground; faster notes in display flight.
Eggs laid on bare ground.
ALT NAME White-quilled
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