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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Dec 11, 2012 8:25 am

I dunno, there is a lot of white in that wing.

Not easy to id from this small quality photo, but it seems more like a White-crowned Lapwing than anything else. and if it is, it would be a really good find for the Satara area!
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby chirinda » Fri Dec 06, 2013 7:44 pm

Anyone able to clarify the id of this bird. The white looks wrong for a fiscal shrike and my book shows a boubou with an orange tummy. Any ideas please?

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby yvo » Sat Dec 07, 2013 10:35 am

Hello Chirinda,
Why not a wagtail ?
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby chirinda » Sat Dec 07, 2013 8:40 pm

It looks too chunky for a wagtail, and it hasn't got a black band on the chest, so I don't think it's that, but thanks for the suggestion, yvo.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby pantera leo » Sun Dec 08, 2013 9:32 am

It's a Fiscal Flycatcher.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby chirinda » Sun Dec 08, 2013 3:12 pm

Thank you pantera leo, it looks chunky for a fiscal flycatcher too, but maybe that's just the way it's sitting. :thumbs_up:


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