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Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Chat: Mocking Cliff-

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue May 29, 2012 9:04 am

Another top spot to find them is at the Masorini picnic spot near Phalaborwa gate.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby granjan » Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:51 pm

This terrible pic was taken at Mlondozi in April as the bird disappeared under a car.
Is it a female mocking cliff-chat?
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Aug 21, 2012 7:43 am

:thumbs_up:
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Unread postby jacquiandphil » Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:33 am

Yesterday I was helped to load photos. Today I'll be grateful for confirmation of names, for years I've called one of the mousebirds rosey faced- I now know its called redfaced. So I'm asking for help with these before I get into bad habits and learn the wrong name.
All at Lower Sabie camp from amaizing riverfront tents, August 2012
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:45 am

Spot on!
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby jacquiandphil » Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:03 am

Thanks WTM, I've a list of old and new names. I think I'll have to start the task of writing the new names into my old book.
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24/07 outside park
25-27 Nossob
27-29 Kieliekrankie
29-01/08 Mata Mata
01-03 Kalahari Tent
03-07 Twee Rivieren
07-09 just west of Upington

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:09 am

Great photos, by the way.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby DotDan » Thu Feb 28, 2013 2:45 pm

I agree, some good photos there :D


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