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Bishop: Southern Red Bishop

Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Bishop: Southern Red Bishop

Unread post by Leeukos » Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:19 pm

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Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by KobusF » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:03 am

Hi friends.......Saw this LBJ at dam near Ogies May 2012. Any help?

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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by wildtuinman » Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:38 am

This looks like a female Southern Red Bishop.
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Re: Identification Help - LBJs

Unread post by Cois Cois » Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:09 am

Agree with Dirk, Female Red bishop :)

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Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by HanlieLr » Mon Jul 07, 2014 5:59 pm

Please help with identification of these 2 birds photographed in the KNP near Skukuza on 1 July 2014:-

Bird #1:-

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Bird # 2:-

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Thank you

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Tue Jul 08, 2014 3:34 pm

They look like sabota larks, but I have nagging feeling about non breeding red bishops.....
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by arks » Tue Jul 08, 2014 4:36 pm

I'd go with nonbreeding/female red bishops, the bill doesn't look "lark-like" to me ..... but I am most definitely NO expert :hmz:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by HanlieLr » Wed Jul 09, 2014 5:56 pm

Hi Bush Baptist and Arks

Tnx for your replies - much appreiciated.

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