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Record details

BirdPix:   33983
Province:   Eastern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3325DC
Observer:   Jordaan J
Date of record:   2017-01-22
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Young bird.
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:41
Sp. code:   1183
Species name:   Mirafra fasciolata
Common name:   Eastern Clapper Lark (split) -- Hoeveldklappertjie
Family:   Alaudidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Cape Clapper Lark
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 33983 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Unstreaked flanks, pale belly, and paler, more sturdy bill point towards Eastern Clapper Lark
Date:   2017-11-30 15:08:37
Species name:   Mirafra fasciolata -- Eastern Clapper Lark (split); Hoeveldklappertjie
Species code:   1183

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