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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
Unread postPosted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 10:25 am 
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Spotted flycatcher mine then is! :lol: Thanks.

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 Post subject: Identification Help - LBJs
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Mystery bird for me...seen in Kruger in January

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

Spotted Flycatcher

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Thanks Niall never thought it was a flycatcher because of the beak :(

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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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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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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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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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - LBJs
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Thanks JoelR (making sure I work for this hey :twisted: :wink: )

Spotted Flycatcher :?

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

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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A I right in thinking this is a Spotted Flycatcher, it was seen in Kruger in Feb/Mar.
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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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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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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and a great picture of one Elsa :clap:

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

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hey Elsa. Great picture of the spotted fellow.
Very well done.


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