Ibadan Malimbe the unique Creature.

The Ibadan Malimbe.
 When it comes to Nature, Ibadan Malimbe is one the unique Creatures ( birds) on Earth, The bird is particularly found in  West Africa,Nigeria to be precise.
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 The bird ( Ibadan Malimbe) is endemic to the southwestern region of the country particularly the city of Ibadan in Oyo State. The bird was named after the city when it was discovered in 1951 and was common at one point. Forest clearing made it rare.The bird is about 20 centimeters long.

The male is black with a red head and breast. The female has smaller red areas.The bird forages in pairs or small groups, sometimes alongside the red-headed malimbe (Malimbus rubricollis). It lives in forest and woodland habitat, including degraded areas.

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