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BirdPix:   47947
Province:   Mpumalanga
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2431CD
Observer:   Kennedy D.
Date of record:   2017-11-04
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Not identified
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   376
Species name:   Caprimulgus fossii
Common name:   Square-tailed (Mozambique) Nightjar -- Laeveldnaguil
Family:   Caprimulgidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Nightjar Caprimulgus sp.
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-47947
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 47947 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   White outer-tail feathers extending to the base of the tail
Date:   2018-02-07 23:38:33
Species name:   Caprimulgus fossii -- Square-tailed (Mozambique) Nightjar; Laeveldnaguil
Species code:   376

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