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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
Unread postPosted: Wed May 09, 2012 6:51 pm 
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Hi johanclassen.
Jip! Seems to be a Tawny-flanked prinia alright. With the help all these other 'mites' I turned into an instant genius on LBJ`s :dance: :dance:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Is this a Tawny Flanked Prinia.
It was seen at Lake Panic a few days ago.
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Yes Val, nice pic.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Thanks BB.
Mom and Dad were feeding 2 chicks in a nest in the reeds by the Lake Panic hide.
I have to say it was Elsa who showed me the nest, and suggested the ID, as she had seen it a day or so before.
It was amazing to watch them bringing food.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Hi All,

Could you possibly ID this LBJ I photographed it in Letaba camp last December.

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It was singing its heart out.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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bondm, yours is a Tawny-flanked Prinia.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Tawny flanked prinia. How did you get him to keep his tail down?

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Thanks once again Bush Baptist for your ID of my LBJ. I think I also have a photograph later in the trip at Panic Lake of a similar bird - this time with 'tail up'.

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 Post subject: Re: Prinia, Tawny-flanked
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Seen busily feeding chicks in its nest at Lake Panic in Feb this year.

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 Post subject: Re: Prinia, Tawny-flanked
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I saw this one near Sable Dam last October, really living up to it's name!

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Saw this LBJ on a tree overhanging a small river on 20 June on the S41 / Satara area. Any help?

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Possibly a (nonbreeding) tawny-flanked prinia? :hmz:


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Thank you arks and Ladybirder! :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Prinia, Tawny-flanked
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