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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Emberiza capensis subsp. capensis (Cape Bunting)

Emberiza capensis subsp. capensis (Cape Bunting)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSeaKeysSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Heaven in the Langkloof
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 5th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Cercomela familiaris (Familiar Chat)

 Cercomela familiaris (Familiar Chat)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSeaKeysSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Heaven in the Langkloof
Observed: 19th June 2015
Added: 5th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Whitebacked vultures

Whitebacked
By: Cassine
South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: H4-1, Kruger National Park
Observed: 10th June 2015
Added: 5th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:3
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Egrets

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: By Rooisands Bird Hide, Kleinmond
Observed: 4th July 2015
Added: 5th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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African Reed-Warbler - 001 - Kleinrietsanger

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Location: Botaniesetuin, Bloemfontein
Observed: 4th July 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Fine Feathered Friend

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By: vynbos
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Location: Kogelberg NR, Parking Area
Observed: 4th July 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Near picnic tables. Clearly norti people have been feeding them as they approached as soon as you had food in your hand.

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Dwarf Gecko

Dwarf Gecko
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 7th June 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Western Rock Skinks

male
By: Nick Helme
Botanical Society of South AfricaProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Kagga Kamma - kloof
Observed: 1st July 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

on cliffs, rather tame; male regrowing tail

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Cisticola

Cisticola
By: Caroline Voget
Botanical Society of South AfricaFriends of Meadowridge Common
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Location: Rondevlei Nature Reserve
Observed: 4th July 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Tiny little lbj running around on the ground next to the path near the first hide.

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White-eared Barbet

White-eared Barbet
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Location: home
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:3
Comments:2
Description:

At our garden bird-bath

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Unknown Buzzard (out of range or season)

Unknown Buzzard
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Location: home
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 4th July 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

I estimate the bird to have been over 50cm, and looks to be immature.
For this time of year, should only be a Jackal Buzzard, although it would be a rare sighting here.
Other options mooted are Common Steppe Buzzard or Honey Buzzard, but the time of year should rule these out!

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Cape Skink and Secretarybird - Kaapse Skink en Sekretarisvoël

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Location: S133 Road, Springfontein
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:4
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Secretarybird and Cape Skink - Sekretarisvoël en Kaapse Skink

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Location: S133 Road, Springfontein
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Spurfowl

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Punda Maria, Kruger National Park
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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LBJ - Neddicky?

Neddicky?
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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Hunters Home, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 29th December 2009
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Prehistoric Prints

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: Menskop Point, Cape Point
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Mallards at Door de Kraal Dam

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Location: Door de Kraal Dam
Observed: 2nd July 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:1
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Enjoying the sun

Lilac breasted roller (1)
By: Evanne Rothwell
Friends of Silvermine Nature Area
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Location: Punda Maria Camp
Observed: 20th May 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

This lilac breasted roller was incredibly brightly coloured.

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White backed vultures

Waterhole (13)
By: Evanne Rothwell
Friends of Silvermine Nature Area
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Location: Royal Hlane Game Park, Swaziland
Observed: 28th May 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Who are you? Who Who, Who Who?

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Location: Ngepi, Namibia
Observed: 6th August 2014
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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: 2nd July 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Gecko

Gecko
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Location: Waterval Nature Resere
Observed: 1st July 2015
Added: 2nd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Chameleon in Detail

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: A16b, Tokai Park
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

A relatively small chameleon,and a lucky sighting. Only just spotted it through the metalasia

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Arnot's Chat

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Location: Pan 2, Mdumu NP, Caprivi, Namibia
Observed: 2nd August 2014
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Garden Birds

CSC_Nic (2)
By: Sishozonke
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Uct Upper Campus
Observed: 1st July 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Soaring Heron

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Tokai Park
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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:3
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:3
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:4
Comments:0
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Soaring Buzzard

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Tokai Park
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 1st July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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