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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Agapanthus Frog

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 22nd December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Bird on picket fence

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By: Suvarna_PB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Keridene Beach, KZN south coast
Observed: 16th October 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

small grey bird with fluffy black head and white underneathe. Long tail

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Duck or Goose or ...?

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By: Suvarna_PB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Keridene Beach, KZN South Coast
Observed: 16th October 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Grey and white in colour, webbed feet, long neck

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Bird at river mouth

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By: Suvarna_PB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Keridene Beach, KZN South Coast
Observed: 16th October 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Black with white chest. Yellow under the beak

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Small bird on the beach

Small bird on the sand
By: Suvarna_PB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Keridene Beach, KZN South Coast
Observed: 16th October 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small grey bird with white underneath

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Brown Hooded Kingfisher

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By: Emily Cressey
Location: Hazyview
Observed: 5th September 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Amethyst Sunbird

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By: Emily Cressey
Location: Hazyview
Observed: 1st August 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Nyala Bulls

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 14th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

When these three bulls moved into the dense bush, i was able to creep very close to them without them so much as batting an eyelid.

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Bird

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By: Daniel Johnson
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: Wolfberg Cracks
Observed: 15th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Rock Jumper

rock hopper
By: ddesmond
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: wolfberg arch
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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frog

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By: Reginald Vermeulen
Location: Main Rd, Breede River DC
Observed: 13th November 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Likely ID: Frogs (Anura)
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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African Scops Owl

African Scops Owl
By: Emily Cressey
Location: Klaserie Private Nature Reserve, Limpopo
Observed: 5th October 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Waterbuck

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 14th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Crested Francolin

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Gam Reserve
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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lizard

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By: asaph
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: kliphuis
Observed: 18th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Lizard

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By: asaph
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: kliphuis
Observed: 18th December 2014
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Black-Backed Jackal

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Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 8th December 2013
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Warbler

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Rietvlei Nature Reserve, Gauteng
Observed: 21st June 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Common Moorhen

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens, George
Observed: 23rd May 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Warbler?

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Hartebeespoort dam ,Gauteng
Observed: 30th December 2013
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Klaas' cuckoo fledgling

Klaas' cuckoo fledgling
By: Cameron McMaster
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaLepidopterists' Society of AfricaOverberg Lowlands Conservation TrustSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: 52, High St
Observed: 20th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Interacting with surrogate mother - Fiscal flycatcher - that was feeding it

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blue faced lizard

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By: junior
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: wolfberg arch
Observed: 20th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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lizard

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By: junior
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: wolfberg arch
Observed: 20th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Agama atra study

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Location: Medike Mountain Sanctuary
Observed: 20th November 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Likely ID: Agama atra
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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My New Friend

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By: 1stClareScouts
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: Wolfberg Arch
Observed: 20th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

His name is Mr. Stevens

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African Swamphen

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers’s reputation in MammalsHermanViviers’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Garden Route National Park ,Wilderness
Observed: 26th April 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Skink

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Location: Mount Moreland, KwaZulu-Natal
Observed: 12th October 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Mrs Melba

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 19th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

female, mate of http://www.ispotnature.org/node/629178

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Mr Melba

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 19th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

robust little finch, usually, as on this occasion, in the company of his mate ( ). The red on the face extends through gold to a grey and white streaked breast and belly

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Scelotes

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By: 22Nick2222Nick22’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
Location: Kuleni Game Park, Hluhluwe
Observed: 9th December 2014
Added: 21st December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

No Front limbs, two digits on hind limbs. Rather pale colour.

Found under rocks in sand forest

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