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Bunting, cinnamon-breasted

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Bunting, cinnamon-breasted

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Mon Dec 17, 2007 3:37 pm

Bunting, cinnamon-breasted, Emberiza tahapisi

Juvinile and female birds show less distinctive head markings. This bunting likes rocky slopes in mountainous terrain. Locally common resident usually found singly or in pairs.

Eats seeds and insects. Drinks often.

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The photograph is of a female bird seen in Golden Gate NR.
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Unread post by roaneric » Sun Jan 22, 2017 6:17 pm

Sorry to bother you again :redface:

I have a few more that I am not sure about. I cropped the photos so my apologies for the bad quality

1: Is this maybe a cinnamon-breasted bunting?
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Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Ladybirder » Sun Jan 22, 2017 9:59 pm

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Unread post by roaneric » Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:33 pm

Thanks for your help Ladybirder
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