Whydah beak

This non-breeding Pintail Whydah (Afrikaans name, Koningrooibekkie) has a badly overgrown beak, how he has survived and is still able to feed himself is amazing.

non br Whydah

This is what his beak should look like. The difference between the non-breeding male and the female is that the female has a black upper beak.

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