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Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by Scottm » Wed Apr 01, 2009 5:44 pm

Taken in Kruger in July

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by jacliz » Wed Jul 22, 2009 2:47 pm

Saw this in Marakele this past weekend. I would like it to be a Striped Kingfisher. I think it is because of its black and red bill, and the fact that it looks whiter than a Brown-hooded. Am I correct?
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Unread post by Batmad » Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:29 pm

Striped Kingfisher :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by jacliz » Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:53 pm

Yay!!! :dance: Thanks Batmad!
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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by Elsa » Sat Mar 05, 2011 4:14 pm

This little guy with some breakfast was seen in KTP in Jan.

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by sandeep » Fri Mar 11, 2011 2:24 pm

This one is in Marakele in Feb

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by flying cheetah » Sat Mar 12, 2011 9:57 pm

Beautiful :thumbs_up:
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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by sandeep » Mon Mar 14, 2011 7:02 am

Thanks. Lucky with the light and view. Easily the best of my striped kingfishers :)

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by Crested Val » Mon Mar 14, 2011 7:05 am

Saw one yesterday ay Lake Panic (a lifer) but too far away for a photo. :cry:

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Unread post by sandeep » Mon Mar 14, 2011 8:11 am

What do you mean when you say 'lifer'??

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Unread post by Crested Val » Mon Mar 14, 2011 4:10 pm

A "lifer" is the first time ever ever ever that you have seen one anywhere!!! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by sandeep » Tue Mar 15, 2011 7:14 am

Ah, ok and thanks. Then this was a lifer for me as well, but then I saw quite a few in Marakele :)

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by Guinea Pig » Tue Jan 15, 2013 8:19 am

Kgalagadi National Park 2012

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Re: Kingfisher Striped

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat Apr 06, 2013 9:21 pm

Kgalagadi December 2012

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