Bird Pictures Archive

Record details

BirdPix:   86563
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318CD
Observer:   Underhill LG
Date of record:   2019-08-04
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Third photo shows sandbank on which they rested briefly. There were 5 in total
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:19:48
Sp. code:   274
Species name:   Burhinus vermiculatus
Common name:   Water Thick-knee (Dikkop) -- Waterdikkop
Family:   Burhinidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Water Thickknee
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
VM-number: 86563 - photo: 1
VM-number: 86563 - photo: 2
VM-number: 86563 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Date:   2019-08-04 21:28:07
Species name:   Burhinus vermiculatus -- Water Thick-knee (Dikkop); Waterdikkop
Species code:   274

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