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Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
Maurice
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Maurice » Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:11 pm

Is there someone who can make something out of this pictures and tell me what falcon this is? It was flying together with a snake eagle and a martial eagle in Mafikeng area May 2012.

My guess would be it's a lanner, what do you think?

(Sorry for the real low quality pics :redface: )

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by ross hawkins » Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:46 pm

Possibly a juvenile Lanner falcon

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Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Maurice » Thu Jun 28, 2012 10:12 pm

Thank you for your reply Ross, does nobody else want to take a shot? :D

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by adrianp » Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:12 am

Hi Maurice

Agree, young lanner falcon seem right for this one. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by katydownunder » Sat Dec 15, 2012 2:57 pm

Ok, after our most recent trip to the Kalahari i need help with two ID's...

This is the second pic, taken near Monro Waterhole. :hmz: Juv. Lanner ?

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Dec 15, 2012 6:23 pm

the second I would say Lanner Falcon.... but too easy if you ask :wink:

could be Taita Falcon with all this rufous :hmz:
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Ladybirder » Sat Dec 15, 2012 10:45 pm

2 Yes its a Lanner Falcon :thumbs_up:

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Re: Falcon, Lanner

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat Jul 20, 2013 8:32 pm

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