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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Gull at Cape Cross

Cape Cross May 2017  (78)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Cape Cross
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 23rd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Photo credit: Christine Ridge-Schnaufer

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Cape Cross seal colony

Cape Cross May 2017  (30)
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Cape Cross
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 23rd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Photo credits: Christine Ridge-Schnaufer

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Ship wreck birds

Cape Cross May 2017  (3)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Cape Cross
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 23rd June 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Amethyst Sunbird

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Location: Pretoria 5
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Tawny Flanked Prinia

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Location: Pretoria 5
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Skink (C33)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C33 (1)
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Namaqua Sand Lizard (C33)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C33 (1)
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Blackshoulder Kite (C33)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C33 (1)
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Skink (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Agama (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Crowned Lapwing (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Scaly-feathered Finch (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Redheaded Finch (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Simply a fine chap

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Ms. Pollen Head

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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White-eye on the yellowwood hedge

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Trapsuutjies

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By: Mo_
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Location: Haarwegskloof
Observed: 21st November 2015
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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starlings

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Table Mountain, india venster
Observed: 18th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

These birds are unnaturally abundant around the cable car-they appear to have learned how to feed from the Proteas. The bird in this picture was also focussed on the head that it was perched on. What kind of impact might this have on the Proteas/sunbirds?

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river frog

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Table Mountain, twix the dams
Observed: 17th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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chatty type thing

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By: AlexanderR
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Location: Table Mountain, india venster
Observed: 18th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Seahorse

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Location: Off Isipingo
Observed: 16th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Found on the SAPREF pipeline at 24m. Apparently divers have seen them there in the past.
After photos were take the seahorse was returned to the pipeline unharmed.

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Robin on bamboo rail

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Ringed Weaver

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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GDC on Aloe

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Lawn inspector

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 13th June 2017
Added: 22nd June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Crowned Plover

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Location: Pretoria 5
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 21st June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Leopard Tortoise

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Location: Pretoria 5
Observed: 15th April 2017
Added: 21st June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Rock Martin (Otji)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Nampower - Otjiwarongo
Observed: 6th June 2017
Added: 21st June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Long-tailed Paradise Whydah (C38)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C38 (2)
Observed: 5th June 2017
Added: 21st June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Greater Stripe Swallow (C38)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: C38 (2)
Observed: 5th June 2017
Added: 21st June 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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