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Record details

BirdPix:   78710
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3319CC
Observer:   Underhill LG
Date of record:   2019-05-18
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Third photo shows habitat. The crake can be seen near centre, just to the left of the dark reeds
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:19:48
Sp. code:   203
Species name:   Amaurornis flavirostris
Common name:   Black Crake -- Swartriethaan
Family:   Rallidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Black Crake
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 78710 - photo: 1
VM-number: 78710 - photo: 2
VM-number: 78710 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Date:   2019-05-19 15:56:56
Species name:   Amaurornis flavirostris -- Black Crake; Swartriethaan
Species code:   203

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