Record details

:   31932
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318DC
Observer:   Hofmeyr S; Colin Jackson; Florian Weller; Carles Dura; Bukola Braimoh; Laurie Johnson
Date of record:   2016-11-05
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Ringed bird AR92221. This bird did not display the typical Cape Canary plumage, and seemed to have aspects of both immature and adult plumage, but we finally decided it was an adult female, at least partly because it had a brood patch.
Last updated:   2016-11-08 15:47:38
Sp. code:   857
Species name:   Serinus canicollis
Common name:   Cape (Yellow-crowned) Canary -- Kaapse Kanarie
Family:   Fringillidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Cape Canary
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=-31932
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Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Malcolm Robinson
Comment:  
Date:   2016-11-08 15:47:38
Species name:   Serinus canicollis -- Cape (Yellow-crowned) Canary; Kaapse Kanarie
Species code:   857

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