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 Post subject: Re: Bishop: Southern Red Bishop
Unread postPosted: Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:19 pm 
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 Post subject: Identification Help - LBJs
Unread postPosted: Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:03 am 
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Hi friends.......Saw this LBJ at dam near Ogies May 2012. Any help?

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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This looks like a female Southern Red Bishop.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
Unread postPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:09 am 
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Agree with Dirk, Female Red bishop :)


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 Post subject: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:59 pm 
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Please help with identification of these 2 birds photographed in the KNP near Skukuza on 1 July 2014:-

Bird #1:-

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Bird # 2:-

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Thank you

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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They look like sabota larks, but I have nagging feeling about non breeding red bishops.....

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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I'd go with nonbreeding/female red bishops, the bill doesn't look "lark-like" to me ..... but I am most definitely NO expert :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Wed Jul 09, 2014 5:56 pm 
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Hi Bush Baptist and Arks

Tnx for your replies - much appreiciated.

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