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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Richtersveld Ostrich

Richtersveld Day 4 (80)
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:3
Comments:0
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Lone Sand Egg

Wolwedans 2008 (56)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 19th December 2008
Added: 20th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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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:2
Comments:0
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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:4
Comments:0
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Large Eggs

Wolwedans 2008 (256)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 18th December 2008
Added: 16th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Hen & Chicks

Wolwedans 2008 (228)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Wolwedans
Observed: 18th December 2008
Added: 16th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Lone Egg

Swartberg S just before tar ends 27 June 12   (2)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Swartberg Pass
Observed: 27th June 2012
Added: 10th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Big birds associated with Gemsbok

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Purros to Hartmanns Valley
Observed: 25th July 2015
Added: 9th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Desert Runners

Northern Damaraland
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Northern Damaraland
Observed: 25th July 2015
Added: 9th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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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:7
Comments:1
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Big Pan Birds

Etosha (273)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Etosha
Observed: 13th May 2015
Added: 16th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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Location: near Sesriem, Namibia
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 15th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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Location: near Sesriem, Namibia
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 15th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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Location: near Sesriem, Namibia
Observed: 28th June 2015
Added: 15th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Big Birdies

Etosha (559)
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Etosha
Observed: 14th May 2015
Added: 14th July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Prehistoric Prints

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Location: Menskop Point, Cape Point
Observed: 27th June 2015
Added: 3rd July 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Wide expanse

Ostriches nTetwe
By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Ntwetwe Pan, near Nata, Botswana
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 29th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Loch Ness Monster Visits the West Coast

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By: vynbos
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Location: Geelbek Bird Hide, WCNP
Observed: 20th June 2015
Added: 20th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:8
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Ostrich

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Location: Oudtshoorn
Observed: 22nd August 2011
Added: 29th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Ostrich

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed: 6th January 2004
Added: 1st May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Ostrich eggs

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Location: 1kleynhagelkraal protea valley
Observed: 3rd April 2015
Added: 20th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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2 single eggs found in veld, not in any sort of nest, about 20 m apart. Is it common for ostriches to leave odd eggs around?

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Ostrich

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cape Point Nature Reserve
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 19th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Ostrich droppings

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Location: Sossusvlei, Namibia
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 19th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Ostrich egg shell

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Location: near Sossusvlei
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 17th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Ostrich, Volstruis

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Location: Unnamed Road, Rietvallei 377-Jr
Observed: 15th March 2015
Added: 12th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Ostriches

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Klein Karoo, about 50km from Oudtshoorn
Observed: 7th March 2015
Added: 10th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Struthio camelus subsp. australis (Ostrich)

Struthio camelus subsp. australis (Ostrich)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Bosch Luys Kloof Nature Reserve
Observed: 2nd March 2015
Added: 5th March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Brooding 'Striches

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By: vynbos
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Location: Platboom, Cape Point NP
Observed: 22nd February 2015
Added: 26th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:3
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3 females(?) perhaps sitting on eggs? How friendly are these birds? Could I have gone up and checked for an egg?

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Ostriches (Pete's Pond) with Warthog

Ostriches (Pete's Pond) with Warthog
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Location: Pete's Pond
Observed: 6th July 2012
Added: 11th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Ostrich

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Location: Namutoni, Etosha
Observed: 3rd December 2014
Added: 8th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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