Record details

:   22127
Province:   KwaZulu-Natal
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2930DC
Observer:   Rimmer D
Date of record:   2015-11-07
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   2 birds busy nest building
Last updated:   2019-02-12 12:15:55
Sp. code:   694
Species name:   Anthus leucophrys
Common name:   Plain-backed Pipit -- Donkerkoester
Family:   Motacillidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Plain-backed Pipit (Anthus leucophrys)
Institution:   ADU-UCT
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Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Yellow base to the bill, and weight in the belly, not the breast (as with Buffy Pipit)
Date:   2017-08-17 15:47:31
Species name:   Anthus leucophrys -- Plain-backed Pipit; Donkerkoester
Species code:   694

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