Observations in the Phylum: Chordata

Common Name: Chordates

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Mottled tern

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Langebaan Lagaon
Observed: 23rd July 2016
Added: 26th July 2016
Identifications:1
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White-throated Robin-chat (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - WfW Office
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Scorpionfish

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By: martin nieuwoudt
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Location: Rockeater wreck
Observed: 10th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Neddicky (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - WfW Office
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:4
Agreements:1
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Cattle Egret

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Location: Kruger National Park
Observed: 3rd June 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Description:

Cattle Egret attending to Buffalo

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Buffalo

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Location: Kruger National Park
Observed: 3rd June 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:2
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Description:

Buffalo resting, with Cattle Egret in attendance

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Yellow-fronted Canary (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - WfW Office
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Western Leopard toad - roadkill

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By: Jacqui LowJacqui Low’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Welgelegen Ave, Constantia
Observed: 21st July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

early morning after rain
about 10cm long

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Western Leopard Toad

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Location: Schoenstatt Ave
Observed: 21st July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

early morning after rain, roadkill

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Whitebrow Sparrow-Weaver (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - WfW Office
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Cape Glossy Starling (MNP))

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Southern Pied Babbler (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Southern Whitecrown Shrike (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Warm Winter day Log Jam

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:4
Comments:2
Description:

Basking spots scarce

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Banded Mongoose (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Dwarf gecko

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Aspidistra nursery, Baden Powell Drive
Observed: 25th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Sitting on a wooden sign post, and diving into the sourfig when approached.

This species was first observed at this location by the de Villiers in 2004, and must have been introduced some time before this. It is obviously well established, if it is still abundant 12 years later

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Cape Turtle Dove (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Vervet Monkey (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Emerald-Spotted Wood-Dove (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Forktail Drongo (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Lilac-breasted Roller (MNP))

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Grayfoot Chacma Baboon (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Ostrich (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Description:

If the ostrich is originally from Africa, why is the subsp. australis?

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Any-aloe-will-do Sunbird

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 24th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Seen them feeding on most, if not all, aloes in the collection.

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Not singing like a..

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 24th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
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Singing like a....

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 24th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Leopard Catshark

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Location: Nature's Valley Rock Pools
Observed: 19th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Impala (MNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - Office side
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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African Grey Hornbill (MNP

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Marakele NP - WfW Office
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 25th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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