Scientific Name: Upupa africana
Common Names: African Hoopoe, Wiedehopf, Hoephoep
Distribution: Across Africa and Madagascar. Except in extreme desert regions.
Difference in Sex:
Average Weight of Adult male:
Habitat: Generally in woodland areas.
Main feeding time: During day-light ours.
Number of young at birth:
Diet: Insects, small lizards, frogs and worms.
Enemies: Small bird of prey, such as Kestrels, Goshawks.
Credits: Christian Fourie.