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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Tilandi » Mon Feb 20, 2012 10:31 am

Thanks pantero leo :gflower: Thought so, but was doubting the bill. :redface: :D
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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Maurice » Mon Jun 04, 2012 1:56 pm

Thank you for your help sorting these out!

Bird 6 (My thought is Sabota Lark)

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Maurice » Sat Jun 16, 2012 10:34 pm

Thank you once more Lizet!

Can you (or anyone else) say something about the Lark (bird 6 in the last post) I think it's a Sabota.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby JoelR » Sun Jun 17, 2012 5:51 pm

Maurice wrote:...I think it's a Sabota.


Me too.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Maurice » Mon Jun 18, 2012 9:16 am

Thank you for replying Joel! That's 2 for Sabota :D

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby wanderw » Mon Dec 03, 2012 5:46 pm

I saw this bird near 14th boorgat in the Kgalagadi, at the end of October this year. I think it is a thick-billed Sabota lark? Could the experts please help. Thanx!

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby MattAxel » Mon Dec 03, 2012 6:20 pm

It looks like you're correct to me. I would also go with C. s. bradfieldi race of Sabota Lark.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby wanderw » Mon Dec 03, 2012 10:12 pm

Many thanks MattAxel! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Tue Dec 18, 2012 12:45 pm

MattAxel wrote:It looks like you're correct to me. I would also go with C. s. bradfieldi race of Sabota Lark.



Thanks to the experts who like to sell new field guides regularly, you have been diddled of a lifer Wanderw. I also saw one on my recent trip.
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Re: Larks: Sabota Lark

Unread postby wildtuinman » Wed Jan 02, 2013 12:34 pm

Bradfield's Lark

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby Guinea Pig » Fri Jan 18, 2013 6:28 pm

More. By now the larks have me "so deurmekaar soos 'n verkleurmannetjie op 'n Smartie Box"! :doh: I am thoroughly confused. They all look the same to me!

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby DotDan » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:12 am

GP,
This one is a Sabota (Bradsfield) Lark.

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread postby adrianp » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:36 am

:thumbs_up: DD

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Crested Val » Fri Feb 01, 2013 8:05 am

Is this a Sabota Lark please?

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby wildtuinman » Fri Feb 01, 2013 8:20 am

Where was it seen, Crested Val?
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