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Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by DotDan » Fri Jan 10, 2014 9:19 am

Your ID looks good :thumbs_up:

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Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by sarafl » Sat Feb 22, 2014 2:35 am

Hello! Any identification ideas on these? All pictures were taken in Kruger this month (February).

5. Near Lower Sabie- ?
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Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Feb 22, 2014 8:32 am

I would say

5. sub-adult Bateleur

wait for specialists, that I'm not :wink:
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by MattAxel » Sat Feb 22, 2014 9:32 am

Correct anne-marie.

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Feb 22, 2014 9:40 am

thank you :D
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by sarafl » Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:19 am

Thank you again Anne Marie and Matt. :gflower:

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Unread post by Shane Gover » Fri Oct 17, 2014 1:11 pm

Cool sighting :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Bateleur

Unread post by Ladybirder » Fri Oct 17, 2014 11:09 pm

Stunning pictures Wildkyker :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread post by Nico » Thu Nov 13, 2014 1:29 pm

Bateleur with prey [Squirrel] in Kgalagadi Sept. 2014.


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Unread post by Nico » Thu Nov 13, 2014 1:33 pm

Birds of Prey with a snake in Kruger park 2010.
A Tawny Eagle had a snake and he took the snake with him but he lost the snake and a juvenile Bateleur was looking for the snake but could not find it.


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Unread post by normana53 » Sun Dec 21, 2014 12:40 am

Amazing videos Nico, and Wildkyker I love your Bateleur shots, they are Stunning. Especially the last one!

I found this fellow near Satara in October.
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And this one near Mooiplaas Windmill sunning himself, a couple of years ago.
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by charbel » Sun Jan 17, 2016 6:56 pm

Dear 'mite,
I have been trying to ID this eagle. My guess is that it is a Verreaux's Eagle. It was seen in H1-1 June 13th last year.

Do you think that's right?

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by charbel » Sun Jan 17, 2016 7:04 pm

And what about this one, seen also in H1-1, in the same day?

Tawny Eagle?

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by wildtuinman » Mon Jan 18, 2016 1:27 pm

Looks like a young Bateleur, Charbel.
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by charbel » Mon Jan 18, 2016 3:13 pm

Dear wildtuinman,
Is it a young Bateleur in the second pic?

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