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African Dusky Flycatcher

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Wed Aug 29, 2012 3:28 am

Thanks, Johan :thumbs_up: First time I've seen this one in Darling.

Also wondering whether you saw my further question about those whimbrels?
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Wed Aug 29, 2012 3:06 pm

arks wrote:Also wondering whether you saw my further question about those whimbrels?


Nope... I don't see any question I want to take a shot at at this link. I certainly cannot answer if your memory is flagging (misremember) :lol:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:09 pm

Johan van Rensburg wrote:
arks wrote:Also wondering whether you saw my further question about those whimbrels?
Nope... I don't see any question I want to take a shot at at this link. I certainly cannot answer if your memory is flagging (misremember) :lol:

Thanks, JvR. A whimbrel would be a new tick for me, but I think that I must wait for a more 'definitive' view before adding it to my list. :D
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Re: African Dusky Flycatcher

Unread post by granjan » Thu Feb 21, 2013 10:08 pm

Lots of the little birds in Kirstenbosch.

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Re: African Dusky Flycatcher

Unread post by wildtuinman » Fri Feb 22, 2013 1:43 pm

Nice shots everyone!

They can be quite common in the Skukuza area in winter. Snapped this one at the Skukuza day visitors'.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Sat Jul 25, 2015 8:10 pm

I also need some assistance with this one - it is either a Dusky or Ashy Flycatcher

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by wildtuinman » Mon Aug 03, 2015 1:40 pm

Karin Mitton wrote:I also need some assistance with this one - it is either a Dusky or Ashy Flycatcher


Hi Karin,

I assume it is of the same bird. I am happy to id it as Dusky.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Mon Aug 03, 2015 7:21 pm

wildtuinman wrote:
Karin Mitton wrote:I also need some assistance with this one - it is either a Dusky or Ashy Flycatcher


Hi Karin,

I assume it is of the same bird. I am happy to id it as Dusky.


I should have checked my post! I should have typed Dusky and Ashy Flycatcher :redface: :redface: :redface:

I have done some more searching, and I think the first 2 pics are of the Dusky, and the last 2 pics are of an Ashy


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