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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Yolandé Oelsen » Mon Dec 08, 2008 10:25 am

Spotted flycatcher mine then is! :lol: Thanks.
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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Mgoddard » Tue Jan 20, 2009 9:33 am

Mystery bird for me...seen in Kruger in January

I think this one is some kind of Chat??
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Niall » Tue Jan 20, 2009 9:39 am

Hi MG

Spotted Flycatcher

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Mgoddard » Tue Jan 20, 2009 10:10 am

Thanks Niall never thought it was a flycatcher because of the beak :(

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DinkyBird » Sun Mar 29, 2009 4:12 pm

I have tried to look through my bird guide ..... but have no clue where to even start to ID this little chap. Seen at Satara, March 2009:

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Unread postby JoelR » Sun Mar 29, 2009 5:04 pm

DinkyBird wrote:I have tried to look through my bird guide ..... but have no clue where to even start to ID this little chap.

Have you tried the Flycatcher pages?

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DinkyBird » Sun Mar 29, 2009 5:46 pm

Thanks JoelR (making sure I work for this hey :twisted: :wink: )

Spotted Flycatcher :?
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Unread postby Rusty Justy » Sun Mar 29, 2009 6:06 pm

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Unread postby JoelR » Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:38 am

DinkyBird wrote:Thanks JoelR (making sure I work for this hey :twisted: :wink: )

Spotted Flycatcher :?

:clap:

Off course I would never want to make you sweat for nothing, but it is really rewarding when you start recognizing general body & bill shapes of bird groups. Next time something similar flies into view you might guess it's a flycatcher! :wink:

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DinkyBird » Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:46 am

Yes it is rewarding and I do hope I have learnt something! Thank you Joel!
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Elsa » Sat Apr 25, 2009 9:20 pm

A I right in thinking this is a Spotted Flycatcher, it was seen in Kruger in Feb/Mar.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby JOL » Sat Apr 25, 2009 9:34 pm

Elsa wrote:A I right in thinking this is a Spotted Flycatcher, it was seen in Kruger in Feb/Mar.
Thanks.


You certainly are....

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Unread postby Rusty Justy » Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:08 pm

and a great picture of one Elsa :clap:
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Unread postby Elsa » Sat Apr 25, 2009 10:40 pm

Thanks so much JOL and RJ. :D
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Skyjuggler » Sun Apr 26, 2009 10:18 pm

Hey Elsa. Great picture of the spotted fellow.
Very well done.


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