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Identification Help - General Birds

Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by ritad » Thu Sep 22, 2016 8:57 pm

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Albert » Fri Sep 23, 2016 10:12 am


I would guess a weaver of some description.. :lol:
In June, so non-breeding plumage for the males; could be either non-breeding or female Southern Masked Weaver, or Female Village weaver.
I cannot really make out the eye colour, but I would tend to guess Southern Masked (Female).
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Wed Oct 05, 2016 7:41 am

Is this a green-backed Camaroptera?
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by DotDan » Wed Oct 05, 2016 8:29 am

:thumbs_up: Skukuza is a great spot for them.

If I remember correctly, there have been records of Grey Backed being found way up north around Punda and Pafuri, but Green Backed is the only one found commonly in the KNP

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