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BirdPix:   122387
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3418AB
Observer:   Gie S
Date of record:   2020-07-27
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   A school of fish were herded into our canal and were being bombarded by cormorants, gulls, egrets, and a few other birds - went on for about 20 minutes. Counted 17 Little Egrets in total.
Last updated:   2020-07-28 18:08:16
Sp. code:   59
Species name:   Egretta garzetta
Common name:   Little Egret -- Kleinwitreier
Family:   Ardeidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Little Egret
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-122387
VM-number: 122387 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Garth Aiston
Comment:  
Date:   2020-07-28 18:08:16
Species name:   Egretta garzetta -- Little Egret; Kleinwitreier
Species code:   59

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