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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #160 on: August 28, 2012, 09:59:41 am »
Naaa         Fiscal Flycatcher
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #161 on: August 28, 2012, 11:17:29 am »
Fiscal shrike / Common fiscal ? ?

I have an idea that that was the first glance angle.....  :biggrin: And it was my first thought too.....  ???
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #162 on: August 28, 2012, 02:26:42 pm »
Can anyone help with this little fella?
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #163 on: August 28, 2012, 02:29:55 pm »
Naaa         Fiscal Flycatcher

Looks right..... Bensien?
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #164 on: August 28, 2012, 02:45:30 pm »
House Sparrow perhaps - non-breeding/juvenile?
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #165 on: August 28, 2012, 02:51:10 pm »
Looks like a Mossie, but was too scared to say.  :)
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #166 on: August 28, 2012, 02:59:17 pm »
Looks like a Mossie, but was too scared to say.  :)

House Sparoow is Mos a Mossie of hoe?
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #167 on: August 28, 2012, 03:04:07 pm »
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #168 on: August 29, 2012, 07:25:31 am »
Looks like a Mossie, but was too scared to say.  :)

House Sparoow is Mos a Mossie of hoe?

Is this in Afrikaans or English?
 

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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #169 on: August 29, 2012, 07:28:44 am »
Looks like a Mossie, but was too scared to say.  :)

House Sparoow is Mos a Mossie of hoe?

Is this in Afrikaans or English?

Arrikaans by a Soutie vannie Kaap....  :mwink:
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #170 on: August 29, 2012, 02:42:03 pm »
New one for today!
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #171 on: August 29, 2012, 02:43:54 pm »
Gevlekte Lyster.
 

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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #172 on: August 29, 2012, 02:46:14 pm »
Gevlekte Lyster.

Bliksem that was quick! :thumleft:

And I had to vertaal it into Soutie to check as well! :biggrin:
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #173 on: August 29, 2012, 02:48:46 pm »
Sorry.
It is just that we have kazillions of them on the farm (Cullinan area).
Quite inquisitive little buggers, that'll zip past you whilst you are working on something, deep in concentration.
 

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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #174 on: August 29, 2012, 02:51:58 pm »
Ahh! Not to common here in the city - we still think they are special!  :mwink:

BTW, have you spoken to Grr... about your avitar?  :biggrin:
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #175 on: August 29, 2012, 02:55:51 pm »
Ahh! Not to common here in the city - we still think they are special!  :mwink:

BTW, have you spoken to Grr... about your avitar?  :biggrin:

Grrrrrr went into hiding.........

Annyhoo....next one.

Had to use a Google photo, but these guys usually nest just outside our livingroom window.
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #176 on: August 29, 2012, 02:59:25 pm »
Juvanile Paradise Flycatcher - we have them here at our office in Selby! They are really cute!
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #177 on: August 29, 2012, 03:59:57 pm »
New one
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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #178 on: August 29, 2012, 05:25:00 pm »
Rock Kestrel?
 

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Re: Birds of South Africa
« Reply #179 on: August 29, 2012, 05:47:19 pm »
Why do things that only happen to stupid people always happen to me?