Record details

:   3183
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318DC
Observer:   Delport M
Date of record:   2005-01-05
Number of photos:   2
Notes:   The young Pied Barbets had left their artificial nest log in our garden that morning and sat on the paving for a while. Then one of the parents managed to lure one chick onto a shrub, where the parent fed the chick a berry.
Last updated:   2018-10-24 08:36:57
Sp. code:   432
Species name:   Tricholaema leucomelas
Common name:   Acacia Pied Barbet -- Bonthoutkapper
Family:   Lybiidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Pied Barbet
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=-3183
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Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Jake Mulvaney
Comment:  
Date:   2013-07-16 18:43:07
Species name:   Tricholaema leucomelas -- Acacia Pied Barbet; Bonthoutkapper
Species code:   432

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