Africa Wild Challenge - BIRD Checklist of Kgalagadi

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266. Wood Sandpiper - 60 points

Post by Michele Nel » Fri May 20, 2016 10:01 pm

266. Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola

Identification
60 g, sexes alike. Non-breeding adult: Profuse white spotting on lightish upperparts distinctive. Conspicuous white supercilium extends behind eye; legs yellowish and longer than Green Sandpiper. Juvenile: Upperparts warmer brown, spotted buff.

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Moravet 2011

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October 2013 at Geinab

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643. Willow Warbler - 60 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Mon May 23, 2016 10:03 pm

643. Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus

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Nossob Camp - Jan 2016

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Kieliekrankie, October 2012

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583. Short-toed Rock-Thrush - 60 points

Post by Michele Nel » Mon Jul 25, 2016 10:04 pm

583. Short-toed Rock-Thrush - Monticola brevipes

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Polentswa - 18/07/2016

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Around Rooibrak, 11th October 2016

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Young one at Urikaruus, 13th October 2016

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November 2017
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614. Karoo Scrub-Robin - 100 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Sun Jul 31, 2016 9:30 am

614. Karoo Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas coryphoeus

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Seen at Twee Rivieren 23/07/2016

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294. Pied Avocet - 100 points

Post by Michele Nel » Wed Aug 03, 2016 11:00 pm

294. Pied Avocet (DEAD) - Recurvirostra avosetta

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Dikbaardskolk - 18/07/2016, still there on the 21/07/2016

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518. Barn Swallow (European Swallow) Hirundo rustica - 40 points

Post by Michele Nel » Wed Aug 10, 2016 9:11 pm

518. Barn Swallow (European Swallow) Hirundo rustica
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Mata Mata - 30/12/2014

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248. Kittlitz's Plover - 100 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Sat Jan 07, 2017 9:33 pm

248. Kittlitz's Plover - Charadrius pecuarius

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Just south of Lijersdraai Picnic spot - Jan 2017

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339. White-Winged Tern - 100 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Fri Jan 13, 2017 4:11 pm

339. White-Winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus

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Samevloeiing - Dec 27 2016

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713. Cape Wagtail - 60 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:19 pm

713. Cape Wagtail - Motacilla capensis

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Melkvlei, KTP - 29/12/2016

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714. Western Yellow Wagtail - 100 Points

Post by Michele Nel » Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:24 pm

714. Western Yellow Wagtail - Motacilla flava

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Marie se Gat, KTP - 31/12/2016

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