Observations in the Clade: Sauropsida

Common Name: Reptiles

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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Double-banded Courser (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
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Water Monitor (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Volkersrivier
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Three-banded Plover (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Volkersrivier
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Macronyx capensis subsp. capensis (Cape Longclaw)

Macronyx capensis subsp. capensis (Cape Longclaw)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Other Rd. north of Garcia Pass
Observed: 17th September 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Hadida Ibis (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Volkersrivier
Observed: 21st November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Cape Sparrow (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Namaqua Dove (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Ant-eating Chat (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Pale Chanting Goshawk (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 18th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Lesser-striped Swallow (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Swift (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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This little speedy did me the curtsy of flying into the sliding and crash landing on the ground for a few seconds.Managed 1 shot at it, as well as one leaving the nest.

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Preaching road-safety

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Location: wrong side of tracks, Park Rynie
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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This beach ain't big enough for the both of us

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Toby Rocks, Scottburgh
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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They WERE nesting!

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Location: n entry to s beachwalk
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
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And the patter of tiny feet (left) to prove it

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Cape Wagtail (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Ahoy Cap'n, where's your hook?

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Location: wrong side of tracks, Park Rynie
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Genetic or accident? His beak is strong and stubby, but lacks the usual predatory hooked tip.

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Youthful Stonechat

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Location: Greyton surrounds
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Juvenile

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The Papagaai's are in town!

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Location: David Rd, Scottburgh
Observed: 9th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Now if only the entertaining and lovely green fellas would abandon their awful alien Flamboyant Tree, fly 100m s/e to our back-yard indigenous jungle, I could tick 'em off on our garden list!

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Ostrich (D-Dam)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Darlington Dam - Lodge
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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A game of dart's

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
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The bird swam to the perch playing with the stick and continued playing with it for several minutes.

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first time I hear them here

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Location: Hout Bay
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Feeding on the spill from a bird feeder

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Bergville
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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The BOSS bird

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Bergville
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Two cuties and a watchful single parent

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: 18, 1st Ave
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Told about this nest, in a safe secure small housing complex of owl lovers. Nest about 4m in a big main stem fork of a oak tree. Owl box was provided but never used, now falling apart, first record of owls breeding in this tree.

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Young beggar

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Naja

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Location: Unnamed Road, Breede River DC
Observed: 26th October 2009
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Another Lifer

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Location: Sandrift, Cedarberg
Observed: 28th November 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Snake

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Location: South of Paulshoek
Observed: 6th July 2011
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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So chuffed!

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Location: Toby Rocks, Scottburgh
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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First time I've ever seen a Toby on a Scottburgh beach - this morning there were 5!

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Stunning Resident

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Location: Kromrivier Campsite, Cedarberg
Observed: 2nd December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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