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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Thu Jun 21, 2012 3:54 pm

Thanks PNF :gflower:
So I learned something new this morning and yes, it was about birds... I had to look closely to see the difference :thumbs_up:
So what is the difference between a Southern Bou Bou and a Swamp Bou Bou?
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Roan » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:14 pm

The Swamp Boubou has a pure white underside whereas the Southern Boubou has a rufous tail, underbelly and flanks.
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:43 am

Roan, I'm very bad with my English cause I don't have a freaking idea what rufous means... :hmz: :wall:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Meerkitty » Sat Jun 23, 2012 9:46 pm

I am not sure if it is correct, but I think rufous means reddish-brown.....
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by picnic » Mon Jun 25, 2012 6:15 pm

:hmz:

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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Roan » Wed Jun 27, 2012 1:26 pm

That's correct Meerkitty. :thumbs_up:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by wildflowergirl » Wed Jun 27, 2012 1:45 pm

Roan wrote:I will never complain about the winter up here in Limpopo again.


coming from another Limpopo resident, that comment brought a smile to my face. I can also complain about the 'cold' but there are places where i will not go to simply because of the cold. i cannot handle the cold. get quite grumpy and moody.



Meerkitty wrote:I am not sure if it is correct, but I think rufous means reddish-brown.....
i also think that is what rufous means.
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Wed Jun 27, 2012 2:43 pm

Sorry my book said cinnamon-so I guess its brown :tongue:
Then Roan you are IT :thumbs_up:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by picnic » Thu Jun 28, 2012 4:53 pm

:clap: :clap: Roan. :thumbs_up:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Roan » Fri Jun 29, 2012 10:54 pm

Ok, an easy one. .Which bird is the smallest in SA?
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by PNF » Sat Jun 30, 2012 7:46 am

Bronze and Red-backed Mannikins (9,5cm)??
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Roan » Mon Jul 02, 2012 1:16 pm

I`ve actually got another one. :hmz: But those two are also mentioned.
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by PNF » Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:18 am

:think:
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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by RosemaryH » Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:26 am

Not one of the waxbills?? :hmz:

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Re: The easy (ish) quiz (RV)

Unread post by Radman » Tue Jul 03, 2012 8:37 am

Grey Penduline Tit :whistle:
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