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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Sun Aug 23, 2009 1:10 pm 
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davejenny wrote:
Hi Basde_vos - I think your birds are the following:

3. Cape Crow

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Falconry4ever wrote:
Cape Crows don't have red primary feathers as seen on the photo. That (#3) is a Red-winged Starling male. Females have a slate grey colour on the head.

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 Post subject: Identification Help - General Birds
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some more please :D

4. Red-Winged Starling ? 27.10 Olifants
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thanks in advance :dance:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hi anne-marie,

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4. Red-Winged Starling ? 27.10 Olifants
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Yes, Red-winged Starling - and it's a female. You can tell by the grey head as opposed to jet black like the rest of the body.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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thanks very much Deefstes :D
50 % .... :redface: soon I'll be better... I hope :whistle:

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 Post subject: Re: Starling: Redwinged Starling
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These redwinged starlings (female, left, and male, right) were observed foraging in the black rocks area of Cape Point in October 2008.

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