CC-BY-SA 2.o; built on photograph by Francesco Veronesi: Jackson’s Whydad bird. Or -widowbird (Euplectes jacksoni)
These little guys entertained us with their mating dances. My photographs don’t do them justice, but here is a video by dmarieX3NA to show the display:
Once the mating season’s over this fine fellow loses his finery. But you don’t have to.
*This book has the most stunning wood engravings.