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Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

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Re: Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

Unread postby Imax » Wed Dec 03, 2008 4:31 pm

We found this Croaking Cisticola in the grasslands around Ongoye Forest in KZN. Alhough the photos are not the clearest, we got a positive ID on its call.

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Re: Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu Sep 27, 2012 9:49 am

On the H10, just south of Nkumbe over the long weekend.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby EOS_User » Wed Nov 20, 2013 5:25 pm

Grateful for an ID PLEASE!

On the H2-2 on the way to Pretoriouskop...

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MANY thanks in advance...

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DotDan » Thu Nov 21, 2013 7:53 am

Hi Lee, with that robust bill, I would say Croaking Cisticola. It looks to be a young one still. :)

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby EOS_User » Thu Nov 21, 2013 10:58 am

MANY thanks DotDan; the guys on Bird Forum also came up with Croaking Cisticola... A new one for our list :D

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DotDan » Thu Nov 21, 2013 2:45 pm

:thumbs_up:

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Re: Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

Unread postby Imax » Sat Feb 01, 2014 10:38 pm

Nice relaxed croaking seen in the Leydenburg area

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Re: Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

Unread postby DotDan » Mon Feb 03, 2014 8:36 am

Cracker of a shot Imax!

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Re: Cisticola: Croaking Cisticola

Unread postby Imax » Tue Feb 04, 2014 3:44 pm

Thanks DD :D

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby salamanda » Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:59 am

Please can someone confirm or deny that this is a Croaking Cisticola (with reasons for ID if possible :D ) ? It was seen in Kruger in June in the south around the Berg-en-Dal region.


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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DotDan » Wed Jun 25, 2014 10:54 am

With that robust bill I would agree with you ID :thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby salamanda » Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:57 am

Yay! Thanks for this too DD!


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