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Robin-Chat: Red-capped

Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Apus » Thu Aug 22, 2013 11:50 am

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At Punda Maria restcamp. Very nervous and by itself. I was thinking in terms of an Olive Thrush but the dark bill worried me? Please help. Tnx

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Thu Aug 22, 2013 12:58 pm

Red-capped robin-chat, juvenile.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Apus » Thu Aug 22, 2013 1:45 pm

Tnx Johan, More then I bargained for. New one for me. :D

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Re: Robin-Chat: Red-capped

Unread postby JenB » Sun Oct 27, 2013 3:12 pm

A bad hair day. :lol:

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Re: Robin-Chat: Red-capped

Unread postby DinkyBird » Sun Oct 27, 2013 3:58 pm

:naughty: told you to leave the hair gel at home JenBird!
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