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Record details

BirdPix:   131543
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3318CD
Observer:   Oschadleus HD
Date of record:   2020-09-13
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   found in Yzerfontein on 25/07/2020 – it wasn’t able to fly and the wing and tail were very worn, ringed at SANCCOB on 13 Sep (ring CV56692), to be released at sea
Last updated:   2022-03-11 14:29:26
Sp. code:   292
Species name:   Sterna vittata
Common name:   Antarctic Tern -- Grysborssterretjie
Family:   Laridae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Antarctic Tern
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-131543
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 131543 - photo: 1
VM-number: 131543 - photo: 2
VM-number: 131543 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:  
Date:   2020-10-01 13:23:13
Species name:   Sterna vittata -- Antarctic Tern; Grysborssterretjie
Species code:   292

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