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BirdPix:   20248
Province:   Free State
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2925BC
Observer:   De Swardt Dawie
Date of record:   2015-09-09
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   AR28521; captured in rocky hill with grass dominated by olea and Buddleja spp. ORF SABAP2 record
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:41
Sp. code:   830
Species name:   Pytilia melba
Common name:   Green-winged (Melba) Pytilia (Finch) -- Gewone Melba
Family:   Estrildidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Greenwinged Pytilia
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 20248 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Date:   2015-09-11 22:51:15
Species name:   Pytilia melba -- Green-winged (Melba) Pytilia (Finch); Gewone Melba
Species code:   830

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