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 Post subject: Re: Babbler: Arrow-marked
Unread postPosted: Fri Oct 24, 2008 2:38 pm 
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I've often seen these guys feeding the Levaillant's Cuckoo chicks :D

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 Post subject: Re: Babbler: Arrow-marked
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A bush load of Babblers at Lower Sabie :)
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 Post subject: Re: Babbler: Arrow-marked
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My Wife's 1st pic with the new lens. Love these birds although they look a bit sinister!
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 Post subject: Re: Babbler: Arrow-marked
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hello, can you help me with the ID of this bird. The picture was from Magaliesberg. Sorry, the quality of the picture isn't very good.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Arrowmarked Babbler :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Thanks Rusty Justy for the ID!

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Fri Oct 08, 2010 4:36 pm 
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Hi, I need a lot of help identifying birds! I've got lots and lots of birds that need identification! But I´ll start with 14. I'd be very glad if you could help me. It would also help if you get tell me how you identified them.
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All of them were seen in the south of Kruger.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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I'm no expert, but I'd say that:

11. is an Arrow-marked Babbler

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hi Mwt,

OWN had ID'd 11 for you. (I agree with his ID)

Hope this helps.

Just seen PL's post as I hit the submit button. I think you have them all now between us :D

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Thanks for confirming Barcud! :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Great learning thread this! Thanks PL and Barcud! :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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What's the worst that can happen OWN? You can get an ID wrong but at least you tried and then if someone corrects you go and see why they said so. This way you will learn so much faster and it will stick much easier if you put a bit of work into it! :thumbs_up:


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