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BirdPix:   6332
Province:   Eastern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3324AD
Observer:   Kleiman PR
Date of record:   2014-01-15
Number of photos:   2
Notes:   Once a year usually around mid November a small flock of Amur Falcons passes through the Styetlerville district. This is the forst time I hace seen more than 20 birds. This flock consisted of about 40 birds, mostly females and juveniles. As hard as i tried i was unable to see a male amongst them
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   119
Species name:   Falco amurensis
Common name:   Amur (Eastern Red-footed) Falcon (Kestrel) -- Oostelike Rooipootvalk
Family:   Falconidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Amur Falcon
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-6332
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 6332 - photo: 1
VM-number: 6332 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Malcolm Robinson
Comment:  
Date:   2014-01-15 17:59:08
Species name:   Falco amurensis -- Amur (Eastern Red-footed) Falcon (Kestrel); Oostelike Rooipootvalk
Species code:   119

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