Observations in the Family: Fringillidae

English Name: Canaries, Buntings or Finches or Kanaries, Streepkoppies, Ens.

Cape Bunting

Cape Bunting
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Cape Columbine
Observed on: 22nd March 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Canary

Canary
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 5th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 6th April 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1

Crithagra flaviventris2

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By: GawieGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in Birds
Location: Spookdraai Hiking Trail, Agulhas
Observed on: 7th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Crithagra flaviventris

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Location: Agulhas National Park
Observed on: 4th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

little mischief

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By: JoeyAndAndrewJoeyAndAndrew's reputation in BirdsJoeyAndAndrew's reputation in Birds
Location: R600, Cathkin Park
Observed on: 16th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Yellow Canaries

Crithagra flaviventris subsp. flaviventris
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: West Coast National Park
Observed on: 30th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Brimstones

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By: RudiSwart
Location: Robertson
Observed on: 12th July 2013
Added to iSpot: 28th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Cape Bunting

Cape Bunting
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Sneeuberg summit ascent from saddle s of Peak
Observed on: 15th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Cape Siskin

Cape Siskin
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Rooiberg Peak w Matroosberg Hex River
Observed on: 10th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Bird

Bird
By: tony rebelo
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Location: Rooiberg Peak w Matroosberg Hex River
Observed on: 10th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

seed cracker

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed on: 26th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 22nd March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Bird in Tokai Plantation 2

Bird in Tokai Plantation 2
By: Diane Brooks
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
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Location: 5, Almondbury Ln
Observed on: 16th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th March 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Is this the same bird?? There were so many flying around, I couldn't keep track

Bird in Tokai Plantation

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By: Diane Brooks
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Location: Tokai Rd, Porter Reform Estate
Observed on: 16th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th March 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 3

canary, yellowfronted

canary, yellowfronted
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed on: 28th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 15th March 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Dull subadult

Cinnamonbreast Bunting

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By: TamsinTamsin's reputation in BirdsTamsin's reputation in BirdsTamsin's reputation in Birds
Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed on: 30th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

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By: Paul HPaul H's reputation in Birds
Location: 4, Cradock Road
Observed on: 17th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Cape canary

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By: Paul HPaul H's reputation in Birds
Location: 4, Cradock Road
Observed on: 17th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Yellow Canary

Crithagra flaviventris subsp. flaviventris
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: R357, Calvinia
Observed on: 9th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Larklike Bunting

Emberiza impetuani subsp. sloggetti
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: R357, Calvinia
Observed on: 9th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

White-throated Canary

Crithagra albogularis subsp. albogularis
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: R357, Loeriesfontein
Observed on: 9th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 19th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Streaky-headed seedeater

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Location: R36, Sabie
Observed on: 16th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th February 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 1

Rooirugstreepkoppie

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By: Joanette Le CornuJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in BirdsJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in BirdsJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in Birds
Location: Groot Marico, Farm Hoogendyk
Observed on: 13th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 13th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Serinus canicollis

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By: GawieGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in Birds
Location: Knysna
Observed on: 23rd January 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 1

Golden breasted bunting

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Birds
Location: N14, Kathu
Observed on: 27th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Black throated canary on salt lick

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By: TamsinTamsin's reputation in BirdsTamsin's reputation in BirdsTamsin's reputation in Birds
Location: Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve, Joburg
Observed on: 24th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 2

Lycium canary - McGregor WCape

Lycium canary - McGregor WCape
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Location: Agterkliphoogte cotyledon fields, McGregor WCape
Observed on: 25th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: This canary was snipping off leaves, but I can't be 100% she was eating them. Maybe using them for nest-lining? 'Cept she didn't fly away, just stayed in the tree. So, mostly convinced she was eating the leaves.

Cape Siskin

Crithagra totta
By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Rooi Els
Observed on: 1st February 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th February 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Larklike Bunting, Vaalstreepkoppie 2

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Birds
Location: Pilanesberg NR
Observed on: 19th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th January 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Cinnamonbreast Bunting, Klipstreepkoppie 3

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Birds
Location: Pilanesberg NR
Observed on: 19th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Cinnamonbreast Bunting, Klipstreepkoppie 2

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Birds
Location: Pilanesberg NR
Observed on: 19th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Canary

Canary
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Silvermine gate ii
Observed on: 12th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Canary

Canary
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Silvermine Kleintuinkloof
Observed on: 12th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Bunting

Bunting
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Wildepaardejaght
Observed on: 1st January 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Kanarie

Kanarie
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Location: R34, Utrecht plaashuis
Observed on: 20th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 1st January 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Emberiza flaviventris

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By: GawieGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in Birds
Location: Imfolozi Game Reserve
Observed on: 11th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 31st December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Crithagra mozambica

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By: GawieGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in Birds
Location: Imfolozi Game Reserve
Observed on: 9th May 2012
Added to iSpot: 31st December 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Brimstone Canary

Brimstone Canary
By: Mo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)
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Location: Scarborough
Observed on: 26th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Lark-like Bunting ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Steering se Kloof, Matjiesvlei
Observed on: 19th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 28th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Canary

Canary
By: Luc
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Kenilworth Race Course
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Location: Wolfberg Cracks, West Coast DC
Observed on: 12th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 16th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Canaries

Canary
By: Luc
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Location: Wolfberg Cracks, West Coast DC
Observed on: 12th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 16th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Yellowfront Canary in Lowveld cropland

Yellowfront Canary
By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: R527, Hoedspruit
Observed on: 11th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 15th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Tall grass alongside a ploughed field. Canary feasting on grass seed. A Yellowbill Kite appears overhead and they take cover in a thorn tree.

Bunting

Bunting
By: Luc
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Location: West Coast DC, West Coast DC
Observed on: 1st January 2000
Added to iSpot: 15th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Birds at Cathedral Peak NP

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By: grandis
Location: Didima Camp, Cathedral Peak NP, KwaZulu Natal
Observed on: 8th September 2013
Added to iSpot: 14th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

yellow bird from the 2Ocean Aquarium

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By: Gabi MiebachGabi Miebach's reputation in BirdsGabi Miebach's reputation in BirdsGabi Miebach's reputation in Birds
Location: Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town
Observed on: 28th October 2012
Added to iSpot: 9th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Cinnamonbreast Bunting, Klipstreepkoppie

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in BirdsAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Birds
Location: Weltevrede, Ellisras
Observed on: 8th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 8th December 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Seedeater from Knysna Heads

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By: Gabi MiebachGabi Miebach's reputation in BirdsGabi Miebach's reputation in BirdsGabi Miebach's reputation in Birds
Location: Knysna, Featherbed Nature Reserve
Observed on: 16th October 2012
Added to iSpot: 5th December 2013
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 1
Comments: 8
Description: Sorry for the bad picture. Is there a chance to find at least the family?

Rooivlerkstreepkoppie, Cape bunting (Emberiza capensis)

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By: Joanette Le CornuJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in BirdsJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in BirdsJoanette Le Cornu's reputation in Birds
Location: Kraalkop game reserve
Observed on: 20th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 2nd December 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Crithagra flaviventris

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By: GawieGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in BirdsGawie's reputation in Birds
Location: West Coast National Park
Observed on: 20th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 26th November 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 6

WATV_B_1014

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By: Earl RoodeEarl Roode's reputation in BirdsEarl Roode's reputation in Birds
Location: Waterval Nature Reserve
Observed on: 5th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2013
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2
Description: Nest situated in Protea laurifolia tree. 4 chicks observed in nest.

chaffinch female

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By: Lee JonesLee Jones's reputation in BirdsLee Jones's reputation in BirdsLee Jones's reputation in Birds
Location: Blue Water Cafe, Imhoff Farm
Observed on: 8th November 2013
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 8
Comments: 0
Description: female hawking table scraps

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