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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby Kamadejo » Sun Feb 27, 2011 10:35 am

Thanks Richprins :thumbs_up: Lionspoon posted this pic a bit bigger in the chit chat, I'm absolutely not sure what it is. :?
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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby Richprins » Sun Feb 27, 2011 10:50 am

PJL wrote:Thought my eyes were deceiving me for a moment last night, but there was definitely something scuttling along by Orpen...

Here's a no-animal shot for comparison

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Then a couple of the animal in question...

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Anyone got any thoughts on what it might be? Mongoose? Genet? :hmz:


Hello, PJL!

I think it's some kind of mongoose, doesn't seem to have a ringed tail... :hmz:

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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby PJL » Sun Feb 27, 2011 9:35 pm

Hi Richprins!

Yeah I think I'm inclined to agree with you... though the pangolin idea from Wildlover is an interesting thought :D

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Unread postby RonnieL » Wed Mar 02, 2011 8:10 am

Toko wrote:Image

This is a Cape Glossy Starling,
A number of them can always be seen around the Main Camp area
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Unread postby RonnieL » Fri Mar 04, 2011 5:38 pm

Lionspoon wrote:Image

Lesser Striped Swallow
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Unread postby RonnieL » Sat Mar 19, 2011 9:16 pm

Kamadejo wrote:Image

Grashopper? :hmz:

Image not clear but I will take a "shot in the dark" and say it is one of the crickets as they are nocturnal
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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby melph68 » Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:05 am

Hi there :D Saw this a few days ago now but still haven't been able to work out what kind of mongoose it is :hmz: I'm hoping someone here can help me :pray:
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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby Toko » Tue Mar 22, 2011 12:38 am

:hmz: Large grey mongoose

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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby PJL » Tue Mar 22, 2011 10:09 am

Toko wrote: :hmz: Large grey mongoose

Yes I'd agree - I think it's too big for the cape (or small) grey mongoose

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Re: help identifying an animal

Unread postby melph68 » Wed Mar 23, 2011 2:29 am

Thanks Toko and PJL :thumbs_up:
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Unread postby RonnieL » Tue Mar 29, 2011 8:16 am

melph68 wrote:Image
A hare? :hmz:

WOW Mel :big_eyes:
Thats a new one and first in my records :clap: :clap:
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Re: Addo Cam 29/03/2011

Unread postby RonnieL » Tue Mar 29, 2011 8:19 am

Kamadejo wrote:Image

The head of a Fiscal Flycatcher
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Unread postby RonnieL » Wed Mar 30, 2011 9:46 pm

melph68 wrote:I couldn't post this earlier as the forums were down...
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WOW Mel :clap: :dance:
Fiscal Flycatcher
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Unread postby RonnieL » Sun Apr 03, 2011 7:10 am

PJL wrote:Image


Spotted Eagle Owl

WOW This is awesome, :big_eyes: a first for Addo :clap: :clap:
I surely hope for more sightings :dance:
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Unread postby RonnieL » Thu Apr 07, 2011 10:26 pm

Toko wrote:Image

WOW Toko :clap: :clap: :dance:
This is a first for Addo webcam
Green Woodhoopoe formally known as the Redbilled Woodhoopoe
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