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Lark: Dusky

Unread postby francoisd » Thu Mar 01, 2007 2:34 pm

Taken on the S62 near Letaba on 30 January 2006
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Elsa » Sun May 03, 2009 6:12 pm

Hi guys, another bit of help please,
looked through the books but still can't decide what this is, I am thinking some sort of Lark, maybe Sabota?
Seen in Kruger this last March.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Rusty Justy » Sun May 03, 2009 6:25 pm

Immature Dusky Lark........ :D Nice sighting in KNP
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Elsa » Sun May 03, 2009 7:25 pm

Rusty Justy wrote:Immature Dusky Lark........ :D Nice sighting in KNP

Wow, thanks so much for the ID RJ, :clap:
that is great and a nice new tick for me. :D
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Rusty Justy » Sun May 03, 2009 10:28 pm

Pleasure Elsa...... :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lark: Dusky

Unread postby Elsa » Mon May 04, 2009 11:59 am

Saw this Imm. Dusky Lark in Kruger in March this year.

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Unread postby JacoPietersen » Sun Jun 07, 2009 11:35 am

Is this a Dusky Lark?
Saw him near Mopani (KNP) mid April. The photo quality is not that great, had to zoom in quite a distance.
As far as I can find out Dusky Larks are summer visitors so, is it not a bit late in the year to see this little guy?
If not please help me identify.

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Re: Dusky Lark

Unread postby carolynn » Sun Jun 07, 2009 1:27 pm

Looks like Dusky Lark to me. My book says they are present December to May, so is within the time. We saw them in March in the Letaba area too - pretty little bird.
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Unread postby Batmad » Sun Jun 07, 2009 5:50 pm

Deffinatly A Dusky Lark :thumbs_up:
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Unread postby Rusty Justy » Thu Jun 11, 2009 3:09 pm

Dusky Lark :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Elsa » Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:29 pm

Hi, can someone please help me with the ID of this bird seen in Kruger in Feb this year.
I am guessing Dusky Lark but not sure?

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Sat Apr 17, 2010 8:10 am

:thumbs_up: Dusky Lark - always nice to see them, not a common bird.

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Unread postby Elsa » Sun Apr 18, 2010 3:45 pm

Thanks so much Lizet. :D
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Spotted Cat » Mon May 31, 2010 9:46 pm

Can you help with this one, please?

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby arks » Tue Jun 01, 2010 1:02 am

It looks to me like a dusky lark, SC, but it would help to know where and when you saw it? :wink:
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