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

Unread post by Flutterby » Tue Jul 06, 2010 10:30 am

Thanks for the confirmation Lizet! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Micetta » Sat Jan 29, 2011 10:44 pm

Another bit of help please. Is this a juvenile marico flycatcher, a chat flycatcher, a ??? or something else :doh:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Niall » Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:35 am

Hi Micetta - I think this is a Marico Flycatcher, one of the most common Flycatchers in KTP. It shows a dark brown back and very white undersides.

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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Tobieo » Sun May 13, 2012 4:41 pm

Somewhere in KTP in April

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This LBJ is really difficult to ID (for me :redface: )
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Roan » Sun May 13, 2012 5:30 pm

Hi Tobieo

This one looks like a Marico Flycatcher. :hmz:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by MattAxel » Sun May 13, 2012 6:09 pm

And I think it looks like Roan is correct - Marico Flycatcher :thumbs_up:

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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Tobieo » Wed May 16, 2012 6:29 pm

Roan wrote:Hi Tobieo
This one looks like a Marico Flycatcher. :hmz:


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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by WackoRhino » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:23 am

Hi everybody,

back from KTP I have trouble with this small one.

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Marico flycatcher ?

Thanks for the input :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Ladybirder » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:28 am

I think it is a Marico Flycatcher.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by arks » Wed Aug 01, 2012 1:27 pm

I agree with Ladybirder :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by WackoRhino » Wed Aug 01, 2012 2:52 pm

Thank you Ladybirder and Arks !
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Great Dane » Wed Sep 05, 2012 12:07 pm

Cannot say these LBJs are easy :doh: Another Marakele visit this weekend (1-2/Sep) brought a few new birds for this beginner although I had the idea it was very quiet, guess because of the wind :?

This Flycatcher (I hope) I believe is a Marico Flycatcher. Underparts not 100% white but seems not nearly dark enough to be a Pale Flycatcher, or? Sitting on top of this Thorn tree when noticed flew of when pics were taken.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by DotDan » Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:39 pm

Marico :thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Great Dane » Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:46 pm

DotDan wrote:Marico :thumbs_up:

Thanks again DD, was the only one I wasn't sure of this time :D


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