Observations in the Order: Passeriformes

Common Name: Passerines or Sitvoëls

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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Garden Birds

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By: Sishozonke
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Uct Upper Campus
Observed: 2nd July 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Arnott's Chat

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Location: Pan 2, Mdumu NP, Caprivi, Namibia
Observed: 2nd August 2014
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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Garden Birds

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By: Sishozonke
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Uct Upper Campus
Observed: 1st July 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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White-Eye at the Feeder

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 34 Lismore Avenue, Tokai
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Robin-Chat in the Feeder Tree

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 34 Lismore Avenue, Tokai
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Shrike

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Soetvlei Wetlands, Tokai Park
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Glossy rose among the thorns

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Location: Riversley Farm
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

although the 'ears' appear dark (shadow?) the body is mostly green with no obvious royal blue on the flanks and the eye is distinctly orange suggesting a Cape Glossy Starling rather than a a Greater Blue-eared.

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A mystery bird for Tokai

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: A17a, Tokai Park
Observed: 19th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pipit?

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Firefinch

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Southern White-crowned Shrike

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Mapungubwe National Park, Limpopo
Observed: 26th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Lark

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 19th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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LBJ

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 17th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Flycatcher

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 17th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Plainest Bird Ever

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 16th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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White-throated Robin-Chat

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 16th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Groundscraper Thrush

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Location: Pilanesberg National Park
Observed: 16th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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white eye

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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: The Island
Observed: 18th June 2015
Added: 30th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Cape Wagtail (Great Brak - Est)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Great Brak - Estuary
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 29th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Robin-Chat

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Pafuri Picnic site, Kruger National Park
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 29th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Waxbills in Action

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 34 Lismore Avenue, Tokai
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 28th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Red-headed finches in Bellville

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By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Jack Muller Park, Frans Conradie Drive, Bellville
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 28th June 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

About five of these finches making a noise and going in and out of an old Cape Weaver nest in a large fever tree in Jack Muller Park carpark.

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Grey backed Cisticola

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By: Michael McSweeney
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubSouth African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Rooiels
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 28th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Rockjumper

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By: Michael McSweeney
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Location: Rooiels
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 28th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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OB Sunbirds

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Location: Rooiels
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 27th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Sickle-winged Chat - S856 - Vlaktespekvreter

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Location: S856 Road, Trompsburg
Observed: 15th June 2015
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Familiar Chat

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Location: Stony Point Penguin Colony
Observed: 13th June 2015
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

The two photographs are respectively a detail from and a reduction of a magnificent original at 3456x2304 by Henri de Guise Laurie, who gave permission for its placement on iSpot.

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Shrike of the Estate

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Pinehurst Durbanville
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Wagtail

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Pinehurst Durbanville
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Sparrow in Good Light

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: 42 Tara Close, Pinehurst, Durbanville
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 26th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Species with which Passerines or Sitvoëls (Passeriformes) interacts