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Identification Help - General Birds

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Johan van Rensburg
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Thu Dec 29, 2016 10:11 pm

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Sat Jan 07, 2017 7:33 pm

I'm not 100% sure about this bird, see along the Olifantsbos road in Cape Point in late September 2016. Is it a spotted flycatcher?

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RSA 2016
4,5 April Melville
6-19 April KNP: Croc Bridge, Olifants, Shingwedzi, Pafuri Border
20-24 April Mapungubwe: Leokwe
25 April-28 May Darling
29 May-19 June Cape Town
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21 September-21 November Darling

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:27 pm

Anyone??? :pray:
arks wrote:I'm not 100% sure about this bird, see along the Olifantsbos road in Cape Point in late September 2016. Is it a spotted flycatcher?

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RSA 2016
4,5 April Melville
6-19 April KNP: Croc Bridge, Olifants, Shingwedzi, Pafuri Border
20-24 April Mapungubwe: Leokwe
25 April-28 May Darling
29 May-19 June Cape Town
* * *
21 September-21 November Darling

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by DotDan » Mon Jan 16, 2017 12:38 pm

Possibly a Juvenile Stonechat

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Mon Jan 16, 2017 2:16 pm

DotDan wrote:Possibly a Juvenile Stonechat


:hmz: Thanks DD ... always difficult to try to ID from photos, especially several months afterwards :whistle:
RSA 2016
4,5 April Melville
6-19 April KNP: Croc Bridge, Olifants, Shingwedzi, Pafuri Border
20-24 April Mapungubwe: Leokwe
25 April-28 May Darling
29 May-19 June Cape Town
* * *
21 September-21 November Darling


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