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Starling: Greater Blue-eared

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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:26 am

(photo taken by Laine)

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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by DotDan » Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:49 am

Now that is a perfect example of what they look like WTM. Great shot Laine.

Where did you guys see it?

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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:59 am

To be honest, Daan. We saw it everywhere! :lol: :lol:

This photo was taken on the Shongololo loop. We also saw some in Shingwedzi, Letaba and Satara. But Skukuza had perhaps the biggest group at the restaurant!
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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by DotDan » Thu Jul 19, 2012 12:03 pm

:lol:

Ja it pays to pay attention to the Starlings.

Next time I will get a photo. I saw my first one at Satara too.

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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by Tilandi » Thu Jul 19, 2012 5:35 pm

What a beautiful photo! :congrats: Laine and Wildtuinman!
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Re: Starling: Greater Blue-eared

Unread post by wildtuinman » Fri Jul 20, 2012 8:20 am

Thanks Tilandi. :D
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