Bird Identification

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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Sun Feb 09, 2020 1:11 pm

Could this possibly be a striped kingfisher?
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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:01 pm

Dark chanting goshawk even if the bill is dark and not red -O- and it is more beige than grey :-? Juvenile?
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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Peter Betts » Sun Feb 09, 2020 4:18 pm

Yip Striped Kingfisher and Juv Dark Chanting

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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Sun Feb 09, 2020 4:34 pm

Thank you, Peter \O
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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:42 pm

Gabar Goshawk? Why are they always so far away 0*\
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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:50 pm

Found another pic, it's a lizard buzzard ;-)


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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Klipspringer » Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:38 pm

How do you tell apart a juv Gabar and Dark chanting G.?

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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Mon Feb 10, 2020 4:01 pm

I have not tried =O:

The Dark-chanting Goshawk is bigger if I don't error and the breast of the gabar is striped -O-
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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Klipspringer » Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:18 pm

lol so we do it by instinct

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Re: Bird Identification

Post by Lisbeth » Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:19 pm

Sometimes, yes O**
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