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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu May 30, 2013 7:23 am

I would go with Levaillant's Cisticola on the second bird.
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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby KobusF » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:03 am

Hi friends.......Saw this LBJ at dam near Ogies May 2012. Any help?

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:38 am

This one I am not sure, do you have more photos of another angle of the bird. I lean towards Levaillant's Cisticola at the moment.
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby KobusF » Tue Jul 09, 2013 10:41 am

Unfortunate no that is the only one sorry.
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Cois Cois » Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:09 am

Levailants Cisticola

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby huntsman » Tue Oct 29, 2013 7:36 am

Great thread this...! :clap: :thumbs_up:

Just need confirmation, pls:

Levaillant's Cisticola?

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:22 am

LC: yup! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby huntsman » Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:53 am

Thanks, Johan :D
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby lemonbalm » Thu Oct 31, 2013 9:57 pm

Hi all,

After reading through this thread, I've realised I have photographed most of my birds from the wrong side :redface: :doh:

I hope you can still help me with this one - are they Levaillant's Cisticolas? - This was taken from Rondevlei bird hide towards the end of May this year.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby adrianp » Fri Nov 01, 2013 2:22 pm

lemonbalm wrote:Hi all,

After reading through this thread, I've realised I have photographed most of my birds from the wrong side :redface: :doh:

I hope you can still help me with this one - are they Levaillant's Cisticolas? - This was taken from Rondevlei bird hide towards the end of May this year.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby lemonbalm » Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:37 pm

Thanks Adrianp :gflower:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby rarheeder » Sun Dec 15, 2013 3:29 pm

Hi all, I have trouble to ID a few birds. The pictures were taken at Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve. May I please post it here for help.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby huntsman » Sun Dec 15, 2013 3:47 pm

You betcha... :lol:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby rarheeder » Sun Dec 15, 2013 4:40 pm

We saw these birds during a visit to Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve in Pretoria. For others these must be common birds but we struggle to ID them. Sorry, not the best pics :cam: .

Could you please help.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby arks » Sun Dec 15, 2013 7:17 pm

Hi rarheeder and Welcome! (I see that you've joined long ago but have rarely posted :wink: )

I have no clue on #2 :?

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