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 Post subject: Finch: Cut-throat
Unread postPosted: Thu Jun 29, 2006 8:41 am 
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Cut-throat Finch: what a gruesome but also very descriptive name for this beautiful little bird. I took this photo in Marloth. According to my very old Sasol guide you are actually not suppose to find them in the south-eastern parts of Kruger :?


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Nice photo Jumbo. It does seem a little far south for them but not to far from their natural distribution. Also agree that it is a very descriptive name.

These ones were photographed in the camping area at Letaba
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We have seen cut throat Finches at Ngwenya, which is not far from Marloth for the last 2 years now.
They are lovely little birds and the name is very descriptive really, but gruesome, I agree. :shock:

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We saw a few at the Letaba Shop in December, 2007.

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 Post subject: Identification Help - General Birds
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some birds to ID please :D

3) 14.10 near Satara
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Nice birdies, anne-marie!


#3 - that's a cut-throat finch and I'm very :mrgreen: as I have yet to see one.

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The third bird is a Cut-throat Finch.

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thanks a lot arks and deefstes :D
not easy to identify :?

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