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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Sun Jun 13, 2010 6:02 pm 
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Thanks Micetta. In my bird books the adult is more yellow in colour so that is what confused me. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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DinkyBird have a look at the following site
http://www.birdpics.co.za/#
Select the photo option and then search for longclaw.

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DB- Cape Longclaw Adult :wink:

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Thanks BM :thumbs_up:

Louis, I had a look at the site, but cannot find Longclaw in the photos :redface:

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

Look for Wagtail, Pipit, Longclaw in the red section of the list - 4th from bottom. Took me a while the first time I looked also :doh:

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DinkyBird wrote:
Thanks BM :thumbs_up:

Louis, I had a look at the site, but cannot find Longclaw in the photos :redface:


It is combined with, Wagtail, Pipit.
11th from bottom

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Louis, I had a look at the site, but cannot find Longclaw in the photos :redface:

DB, you might also want to bookmark the African Bird Image database, it even has a photo of a juvenile Cape longclaw :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Ah ok, thanks Barcud and Louis - found it!

And thanks arks, I will do that.

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DB- The coulor of the throat will vary, i mean i have seen a Cape Longclaw with a Bright orange throat and i have also seen one with a yellow throat, all depends really 8)

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 Post subject: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hi Guys

I am wondering if any of you can help me out with a few ID's as i am a complete novice. I am just about to do a full trip report but needed to confirm a few birds before i do so. I have about 12 so i will do them a few at a time so not to bombard you. Most of them are in Kruger but a few are outside. Many thanks in advance for any help! :D

No2 - This one was taken at KZN Wildlife INJISUTHI also in the Drakensburg. The bird was on the floor in the lower ground before the foothills of the Mountains. I reckon it might be a Juvenile yellow throated Longclaw but Im probably wrong?

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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I'd say:

#2 long claw is also correct: juvenile Cape long claw


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 Post subject: Re: Longclaw: Cape
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BB - nobody has answered you? I know it as Orange Throated Longclaw.
Saw this one 7 Aug '11 at Rietvlei. (not SANpark)
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 Post subject: Re: Longclaw: Cape
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Don't think anyone knows Bobbi.

Which Rietvlei? Nice pic.

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