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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Sun Sep 06, 2009 6:50 pm

Crested barbet?
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Lion Cub » Sun Sep 06, 2009 7:42 pm

Hornbill..... :hmz:
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Sun Sep 06, 2009 8:33 pm

Crested Barbet? No
Hornbill? No
Mostly ground living? I'm not exactly sure. I don't know how much time this bird spend on the ground vs. other places. I'll have to check, but I think the answer is yes (sorry, I'm just a birding novice at this point).

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Batsman » Tue Sep 08, 2009 4:44 pm

Wader?

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Boorgatspook » Tue Sep 08, 2009 5:47 pm

Francolin?

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Tue Sep 08, 2009 6:12 pm

Francolin? No
Wader? No. (But this bird often nests with a wader)

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Imberbe » Tue Sep 08, 2009 10:47 pm

Insect eater?
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Wed Sep 09, 2009 12:15 am

Insect eater? No.

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Elzet » Wed Sep 09, 2009 7:48 pm

Lapwing?

Hi SW - me thinks it is time for a tip... :thumbs_up:
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Wed Sep 09, 2009 9:47 pm

Lapwing? No

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Thu Sep 10, 2009 7:46 pm

Here's a hint: Males are typically black, but females and immature birds are usually browner. Is about 80 cm and has a diet composed mainly of fish.

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Lion Cub » Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:27 pm

A Cotinga????
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:34 pm

No. Feathers do not have oil.

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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby Imberbe » Thu Sep 10, 2009 9:09 pm

:hmz: Darter?
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Re: I'm thinking of! (RV)

Unread postby skywalker2251 » Thu Sep 10, 2009 9:49 pm

Imberbe wrote: :hmz: Darter?


Yep. You're it! :clap:


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