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Turnstone, Ruddy

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Turnstone, Ruddy

Unread postby arks » Mon Nov 06, 2006 4:11 am

I don't find a topic for this bird, so here's my contribution.

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Unread postby Boulder » Tue Nov 07, 2006 6:35 pm

They are also common at Tsitsikamma and Cape recife and Woody Cape at Addo
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Unread postby Bush Baptist » Thu Nov 09, 2006 10:54 pm

Nice one Arks, saw my first one last Sunday at the Swakopmund salt works!
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Re: Turnstone

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Oct 21, 2008 4:32 pm

The ruddy turnstone, Arenaria interpres, is occasionally found inland. I got this one this morning at the Leeupan LBB gull site... some consolation for being foolhardy in periodically checking to see if the gull didn't return :hmz: :lol:

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Ex-Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby KobusF » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:21 am

Hi friends....... Found the at Port Elizabeth March 2010. Sorry for the poor pic. Help please.

4 Ruddy Turnstone
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:34 am

I agree with the Ruddy Turnstone.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby KobusF » Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:52 am

Wildtuinman thank you very much!
30/12/013 - 1/01/014 Crocodile Bridge
2/01/014 - 4/01/014 Skukuza
5/01/014 - 8/01/014 Satara

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Jul 09, 2013 11:13 am

You're welcome. :D
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