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Observed: 21st August 2011 By: catcher
Cape Bird Club
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African Black Oystercatcher: this is a pair. The female has a longer and more pointed bill. No prizes for the first to separate them!

Species interactions

No interactions present.


Pbsouthwood's picture

New ID still linking to CoL

Anomalous. Most of the new ID's link to SANBI as intended.

Peter Southwood.
Southern Underwater Research Group
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Riaan Stals's picture

New theory, building on Tony's

The observations with IDs that get stuck in Col are ::

1) Those with interactions.
2) Those of which the coordinates are plotted in the sea, that not being southern Africa in iSpot's sense;

and not ::

3) Those lying at the edges of the region (e.g. last night Mozambique).




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Tony Rebelo's picture

Please IAgree to ID three

Please IAgree to ID three

That should link it.