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Mousebird, Whitebacked

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Mousebird, Whitebacked

Unread post by kjii » Sat Apr 03, 2010 11:53 pm

Which specific type of "Mausvogel" is it? Where can I learn more about them? They sleep in my bottlebrush tree and love the fruits of the shrubs in the background.

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Re: Mausvogel

Unread post by davejenny » Sun Apr 04, 2010 11:53 am

They're White-backed Mousebirds

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Re: Mousebird, Whitebacked

Unread post by DinkyBird » Sun Dec 11, 2011 9:38 pm

Mokala NP, November 2011:

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Re: Mousebird, Whitebacked

Unread post by DuQues » Sat Jan 12, 2013 3:36 pm

White-backed Mousebird (Colius colius) in Augrabies National Park

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