Observations in the Order: Passeriformes

English Name: Passerines or Sitvoëls

Black flycatcher

Black flycatcher
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Location: Mpila Camp, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park
Observed on: 27th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

White-browed Robin

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Location: Mpila Camp, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park
Observed on: 27th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Blue waxbill

Blue waxbill
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Location: Mpila Camp, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park
Observed on: 27th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Golden breasted bunting

Golden breasted bunting
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Location: Mpila Camp, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park
Observed on: 27th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 1

Kurrichane thrush

Kurrichane thrush
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Location: Mpila Camp, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park
Observed on: 27th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1

Cape White-Eye

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 30th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: One of a group moving through and feeding on Tree Fuchsia flowers.

Grey Tit ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Eluxeni, EC
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Another lifer ticked off the list :)

Cape Sparrow ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutramps
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Location: Eluxeni, EC
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Short-toed Rockthrush ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Buffelsfontein Pan area
Observed on: 22nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Another lifer ticked off the list :)

Blackbelly Starling ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: 5, Edge View, East London
Observed on: 13th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Socialbe Weaver (Philetairus socius)

Socialbe Weaver (Philetairus socius)
By: Gigi
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Location: Klein Aus Vist, Namibia
Observed on: 18th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Greater Striped Swallow

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Unnamed Road, Karoo National Park
Observed on: 21st December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Red-eyed Bulbul

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Unnamed Road, Karoo National Park
Observed on: 21st December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Cape Sparrow (female)

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: N1, Beaufort West
Observed on: 21st December 2013
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Blackhead Oriole

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Routs Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 29th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Feeding on flowers and seeds of Tree Fuchsia, yellow flower variant.

Cape Reed Warbler

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 29th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Feeding on reeds in wetland. mainly low down at interface of water and vegetation.

Sigelus silens subsp. silens (Fiscal flycatcher)

Sigelus silens subsp. silens (Fiscal flycatcher)
By: Nicky
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Location: Stilbaai
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Pycnonotus capensis (Cape Bulbul)

Pycnonotus capensis (Cape Bulbul)
By: Nicky
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Location: Stilbaai
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Passer melanurus subsp. melanurus (Cape Sparrow)

 Passer melanurus subsp. melanurus (Cape Sparrow)
By: Nicky
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Location: Stilbaai
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Chat, Familiar

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Bellair
Observed on: 3rd May 2009
Added to iSpot: 29th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Tieing the knot!

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 22nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Pale-winged starling, Bleekvlerkspreeu 2

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 5th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Damara Blackhead Canary, Swartkopkanarie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 5th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Southern masked weaver, Swartkeelgeelvink

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Larklike bunting, Vaalstreepkoppie ?

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: The last photo shows this bird with a Larklike bunting with normal colouration.

Larklike bunting, Vaalstreepkoppie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Cape Wagtail, Gewone kwikkie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 2

Great sparrow, Grootmossie 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: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

African red-eyed bulbul, Rooioogtiptol

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Red-headed finch, Rooikopvink 2

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

White-throated canary, Witkeelkanarie 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: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Larklike bunting, Vaalstreepkoppie

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Dusky Flycatcher

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 23rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Cape Wagtail

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Location: 7, Llewellyn Rd
Observed on: 11th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Fiscal Shrike caches a Chameleon?

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 23rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Probable rather than certain cache.

Cape Bubul

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 23rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: On Protea, but not seen at a flower.

Sunbird and Sugarbush

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 23rd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 8
Description: Same bird seen on 2 flowers of the same bush.Decently visiting the flowers or stealing from them? Slight green on belly and breast makes me uncertain of the ID, looked at female Malachite Sunbird as alternate possibility.

Olive Trush

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Bergville
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Amethyst Sunbird

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Bergville
Observed on: 25th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1
Description: Unusual markings on belly an breast. Almost striped.

Cape Robin-chat

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Bellair
Observed on: 8th June 2008
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 1

Malachite Sunbird <ale

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Sanbona - Bellair
Observed on: 10th December 2006
Added to iSpot: 26th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

African Stonechat

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Breede River DC, Breede River DC
Observed on: 10th May 2008
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Karoo Long-billed Lark

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By: hampshire karoo
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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Location: Breede River DC, Breede River DC
Observed on: 9th August 2007
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 6

Sunny velt - Montagu WCape

Sunny velt - Montagu WCape
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Location: Aasvoëlkrans Hiking Trail, Montagu
Observed on: 21st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Chestnut vented tit babler

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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: Khankhwe Loop, CKGR
Observed on: 9th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Fawn coloured lark

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Location: Unnamed Road, Kweneng West
Observed on: 9th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Black chested prinia

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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: Khankhwe Loop, CKGR
Observed on: 8th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Desert cisticola

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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: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 4th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Pied crow

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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: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 4th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 2

Voilet eared waxbill

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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: Unnamed Road, Central Kalahari Game Reserve
Observed on: 4th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th July 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

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