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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by wildtuinman » Fri Oct 14, 2016 6:40 am

Karin Mitton wrote:I would appreciate confirmation that this is a Wahlberg's eagle?
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Looks good for it.The tarsi is not as stove-pipe like as Lesser Spotted Eagle. When did you spot it, Karin?
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Fri Oct 14, 2016 7:01 am

wildtuinman wrote:
Karin Mitton wrote:I would appreciate confirmation that this is a Wahlberg's eagle?
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Looks good for it.The tarsi is not as stove-pipe like as Lesser Spotted Eagle. When did you spot it, Karin?


I saw it on 27 September south of the Biyamiti loop

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by wildtuinman » Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:55 am

Nice!

Yip, my money will be on Wahlberg's.
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