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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Helmet Guineafowl (MZNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Gemsbok (MZNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Blackhead Heron (MZNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 26th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Pied Crow (MZNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Secretarybird (MZNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Blue Crane (R61)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: R61 Wabergpad
Observed: 22nd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Croc

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Estuary - Catalina Bay
Observed: 26th December 2004
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

About 3 m.

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Spondyliosoma emarginatum (Steentjie

Spondyliosoma emarginatum (Steentjie)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Fynbos Reserve, Robberg Corridor
Observed: 23rd May 2014
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Caught by local fisherman. Locality is where I photographed the fish, not where it was caught!

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Legless lizard

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: St Lucia Town
Observed: 1st May 2004
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

About 30 cm long

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Large-spotted Genet

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By: Ricky Taylor
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Monzi
Observed: 16th June 2004
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Dead on road

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Lizard (Aberdeen)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: N9 Aberdeen
Observed: 22nd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Raptor in Shadow

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Young Heron

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Buffels Bay, Cape Point
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
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Reed Cormorant

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Olifantsbos, Cape Point
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Turdidae

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By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Bot River Area
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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A female Cape Sugarbird

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By: Evanne Rothwell
Friends of Silvermine Nature Area
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Location: 12, River Sands, Abington Rd, Fish Hoek
Observed: 25th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
Description:

We are seeing many more of these birds since the fire on the mountain

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Pale Chanting Goshawk

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Olifantshoek
Observed: 25th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Garden gecko

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 1st April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

baby gecko investigating a cement pipe flower box in the garden, its tail was noticeably red

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Highfin klipfish at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Klipfish at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Klipfish at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
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Klipfish at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Cormants Sunbathing

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Olifantsbos, Cape Point
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Klipfish at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Otter Trail

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Olifantsbos, Cape Point
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Description:

These otter tracks were very fresh, from a few hours ago. The animal created a clear trail as it went to the shore and then back into the wetland.

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Sugarbird Crowd

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

There were about six to eight sugarbirds flying around just outside the reserve entrance gate. They were feeding on the proteas nectar and squabbling a lot amongst themselves

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Otter scat

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Sedgefield Island
Observed: 3rd March 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Roman at Rambler Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Otter spoor

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Sedgefield Island
Observed: 3rd March 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Redfingers at Rambler Rock

Cheilodactylus fasciatus P4110079
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Rambler Rock
Observed: 11th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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