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Identification Help - General Birds

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Robin-chat, White-browed

Unread post by DinkyBird » Sun Apr 29, 2012 10:14 am

Lower Sabie, Nove 2011:

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White-browed Robin-chat by dinkybird, on Flickr
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Re: Robin-chat, White-browed

Unread post by picnic » Sun May 06, 2012 11:52 pm

:D Nice pics. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by jacquiandphil » Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:33 am

Yesterday I was helped to load photos. Today I'll be grateful for confirmation of names, for years I've called one of the mousebirds rosey faced- I now know its called redfaced. So I'm asking for help with these before I get into bad habits and learn the wrong name.
All at Lower Sabie camp from amaizing riverfront tents, August 2012

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P1010612 by jacquiandphil, on Flickr
Heuglin's Robin?

Thanks to anyone who can confirm my names or correct me.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 10:45 am

Spot on!

The new name for Heuglin's is White-browed Robin-chat. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by jacquiandphil » Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:03 am

Thanks WTM, I've a list of old and new names. I think I'll have to start the task of writing the new names into my old book.
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Satara 14/09
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 11:09 am

Great photos, by the way.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by DotDan » Thu Feb 28, 2013 2:45 pm

I agree, some good photos there :D

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Re: Robin-chat, White-browed

Unread post by DotDan » Fri Aug 02, 2013 10:18 am

Another Berg-n-Dal beauty

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Re: Robin-chat, White-browed

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Fri Aug 02, 2013 11:30 am

Eish! It's checking you out, DD!
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by DinkyBird » Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:35 pm

The Lower Sabie songster.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by manicwalker » Mon Oct 31, 2016 3:48 am

Thank you DB, :k
The robins song is really beautiful...
Your bird calls are making me feel a little :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
I may have to go pack a bag soon and get to Kruger :whistle:


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