Bird Pictures Archive

Record details

BirdPix:   53762
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318DC
Observer:   Wingate Gerald
Date of record:   2010-02-04
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   An influx of Openbills were seen around Cape Town
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:41
Sp. code:   74
Species name:   Anastomus lamelligerus
Common name:   African (Openbilled) Openbill (Stork) -- Oopbekooievaar
Family:   Ciconiidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   African Openbill
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-53762
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 53762 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:  
Date:   2018-05-21 20:08:50
Species name:   Anastomus lamelligerus -- African (Openbilled) Openbill (Stork); Oopbekooievaar
Species code:   74

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