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Lovebird, Rosy-faced

Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Yolandé Oelsen
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Lovebird, Rosy-faced

Unread post by Yolandé Oelsen » Fri Jan 30, 2009 4:10 pm

Hi Deefstes,
The parakeet we heard on Sunday at Seringveld, I've seen today.
It was sitting in the grass at the side of the road, with at least 4 others.
I have ID it as a Rosyfaced Lovebird, specifically due to the blue back between the wings. And the pinkish face.


The others flew away when I stopped but this one flew into the first tree.
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Unread post by Rusty Justy » Fri Jan 30, 2009 6:08 pm

Thats Rosy-Faced :D Some ones long lost Garden Bird?!
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