Observations in the Family: Fringillidae

Common Name: Canaries, Buntings or Finches or Kanaries, Streepkoppies, Ens.

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Brimstone Canary

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Location: Glentana, Western Cape
Observed: 21st November 2014
Added: 28th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Streaky-Headed Seedeater

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Location: Glentana, Western Cape
Observed: 28th April 2014
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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High altitude LBJ

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Location: Rhino Peak
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 18th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Came out of the fog, Landed next to us for a rest and then flew off

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Bunting

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Location: Garden Castle, Southern Drakensberg
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 18th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Bird

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Location: Mosselbaai Punt
Observed: 16th December 2014
Added: 16th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Witkeel Kanarie

Crithagra albogularis
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Location: Koeskopfontein Kloof
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 13th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Canary

Crithagra
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Location: Koeskopfontein Kloof
Observed: 10th January 2015
Added: 13th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Drowned bird

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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 15th December 2014
Added: 12th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

Found floating in swimming dam.

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Thirsty Whitethroat Canary (KarNP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 8th January 2015
Added: 10th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Golden-breasted Bunting

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Location: Erongo, Namibia
Observed: 29th November 2014
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Cape Bunting

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Location: Avis Dam, near Windhoek
Observed: 23rd November 2014
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Brimstone

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 26th December 2014
Added: 26th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Very impressive bills.

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Brimstone Canary

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 16th December 2014
Added: 26th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Several birds, very heavy bill, twin yellow strips on wing.

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A Nest and its Builder

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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: 24th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Cape Canary

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 34 lismore avenue
Observed: 4th December 2014
Added: 17th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

this bird often visits this water pipe on the roof

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Yellow Canaries

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By: Mariana
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubLepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Abrahamskraal bird hide, West Coast National Park
Observed: 11th December 2014
Added: 13th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Adult and young Yellow Canaries at Abrahamskraal drinking hole in West Coast National Park.

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Canary?

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By: Derick Damon
Cape Nature
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Location: Voëlvlei Nature Reserve
Observed: 4th December 2014
Added: 12th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Crithagra gularis

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Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed: 20th November 2014
Added: 9th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Yellow Canary

Yellow Canary
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Location: Port Nolloth, Namakwa
Observed: 29th November 2014
Added: 8th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Cape Siskin

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed: 4th December 2014
Added: 7th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Canary like beak.
Striped breast.
Dark bill
Female

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Golden-breasted Bunting

Golden-breasted Bunting
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Location: D448 Rd, North Uthungulu
Observed: 30th September 2014
Added: 28th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Canary

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 5, Edge View Rd
Observed: 21st November 2014
Added: 21st November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Golden-breasted Bunting

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Magadzavane Lodge area
Observed: 1st March 2014
Added: 17th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Lark like bunting

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel’s reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel’s reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel’s reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel’s reputation in Birds
Location: N14, Aggeneys
Observed: 10th October 2014
Added: 16th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Yellow-fronted Canary

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, bird hide at Siphiso campsite
Observed: 26th December 2013
Added: 16th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Yellow-fronted Canary

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, bird hide at Siphiso campsite
Observed: 27th December 2013
Added: 16th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Yellow-fronted Canary

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, bird hide at Siphiso campsite
Observed: 1st March 2014
Added: 16th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Golden-breasted Bunting

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Siphiso campsite near ablution block
Observed: 8th November 2014
Added: 16th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Cape Bunting (Meiringspoort)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: N12, Meiringspoort
Observed: 19th September 2014
Added: 28th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Fiddling in the wood - Montagu WCape

Fiddling in the wood - Montagu WCape
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Location: Joubert Park, Montagu Mountain Reserve, WCape
Observed: 27th October 2014
Added: 9th November 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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