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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Tue Nov 26, 2013 11:37 am

I'm going to describe another lifer I saw that weekend @ Rietvlei. Let's see of you can tell me what I saw:
I saw it on the ground, it looks almost like a lark but it had a yellow rump (I think that is what we call the stomach) and an orange throat. They are about 15-20cm tall.
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Unread post by Phokojwe » Tue Nov 26, 2013 12:42 pm

Cape Longclaw :pray:
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Unread post by Phokojwe » Thu Dec 05, 2013 5:19 pm

Heksie :hmz:
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Unread post by Heksie » Fri Dec 06, 2013 4:41 am

Sorry for the delay Phokojwe, yes you are correct :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by onewithnature » Tue Dec 10, 2013 1:40 am

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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:11 am

Phokojwe :thumbs_up:
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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Wed Dec 18, 2013 2:47 pm

Which are the only birds that can fly backwards?
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Unread post by Philip1 » Thu Dec 19, 2013 9:05 am

This little one Image called The Humming bird.
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Philip1 :clap: :clap:
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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Thu Dec 26, 2013 12:55 am

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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:59 am

Which breeding female lays two eggs and the first egg is laid three to five days before the second. Since incubation commences with the first egg, the chicks hatch 3 to 5 days apart. The older chick may weigh 250g by the time the second hatched chick hatches, at about 60g?.
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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Sun Dec 29, 2013 8:51 pm

is it one of the eagle species?
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Re: Bird Quizz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Mon Dec 30, 2013 1:44 am

Southern Ground Hornbill?
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