Observations in the Genus: Struthio

Common Name: Bulume or Inciniba or iNtshe or Mhou or Mhowani or Mpšhe or Mpshoe or Ntšhe or Nyimbu or Ostrich or Strauß or Volstruis

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Dancing young ostriches

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By: David Slingsby
Location: West Coast National Park
Observed: 21st February 2016
Added: 23rd February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:2
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These young ostriches were dancing about - they appear to be too young for a mating ritual, maybe a trial run! Comments please

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Ostrich, Volstruis

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: D850, Hardap
Observed: 20th December 2015
Added: 24th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Strauß

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Location: West Coast NP
Observed: 28th November 2015
Added: 15th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
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Early morning giant

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 29th December 2015
Added: 31st December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
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Birding trip with my uncle from 6;15 to 7:35 in Cape point. 48 species recorded

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Ostrich

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By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: De Hoop main road on flats just n of dune sea
Observed: 25th December 2015
Added: 31st December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Very recently burned veld

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Ostrich, Volstruis

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 29th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 29th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Ostrich (Struthio camelus) - Volstruis

Ostrich (Struthio camelus) - Volstruis
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Location: Rhino & Lion Nature Reserve, Gauteng, South Africa
Observed: 19th January 2007
Added: 25th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Common Ostrich (Struthio camelus subsp. australis) [(o)"]~Buckley

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Location: Zeekoegat
Observed: 9th January 2010
Added: 13th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Ostrich

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By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Tankwa Karoo R356 s of Swartruggens Pass toff
Observed: 22nd October 2015
Added: 4th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Ostrich

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Location: Addo Elephant Park
Observed: 12th August 2015
Added: 2nd November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:9
Comments:0
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De Hoop bedremmelde baba

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By: magrietb
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Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve
Observed: 17th October 2015
Added: 21st October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
Description:

Seemed abandoned in the water at the edge of De Hoop vlei, poor thing.

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Ostrich chick

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By: vynbos
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Location: De Mond, De Hoop
Observed: 17th October 2015
Added: 20th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

rescued from the water. Looked abandoned.

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Ostrich

Ostrich
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Wildbeest Dam on Driekuilen
Observed: 10th October 2015
Added: 17th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Famly outing

Famly outing
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Tankwa Karoo n of HQ
Observed: 27th September 2015
Added: 13th October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Ostrich

Ostrich
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Kalbaskraal Nature Reserve
Observed: 1st October 2015
Added: 3rd October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Playing dead on her nest

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Ostrich, Volstruis

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 25th September 2015
Added: 29th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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ostrich

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By: mary hunter
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Location: Addo Elephant National Park,
Observed: 1st September 2015
Added: 2nd September 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:3
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Rietvlei Dam Nature Reserve
Observed: 30th August 2015
Added: 31st August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Richtersveld Ostrich

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Richtersveld Day 4
Observed: 4th April 2011
Added: 20th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Lone Sand Egg

Wolwedans 2008 (56)
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 19th December 2008
Added: 20th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Thinking about a climb?

Palmwag 2006 (19)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Palmwag
Observed: 18th May 2006
Added: 19th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Road Runners

Wolwedans 2008 (91)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 19th December 2008
Added: 19th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Large Eggs

Wolwedans 2008 (256)
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 18th December 2008
Added: 16th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:1
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Hen & Chicks

Wolwedans 2008 (228)
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 18th December 2008
Added: 16th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Lone Egg

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Swartberg Pass
Observed: 27th June 2012
Added: 10th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Photo Credits: Christine Ridge Shnaufer

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Big birds associated with Gemsbok

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Purros to Hartmanns Valley
Observed: 25th July 2015
Added: 9th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Desert Runners

Northern Damaraland
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Northern Damaraland
Observed: 25th July 2015
Added: 9th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Happy woman's month

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Location: Tienie Versveld
Observed: 1st August 2015
Added: 1st August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:1
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Big Pan Birds

Etosha (273)
By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Etosha
Observed: 13th May 2015
Added: 16th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Photo credits: Christine Ridge-Schnaufer

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