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BirdPix:   7614
Province:   Gauteng
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2628AD
Observer:   Heyns J
Date of record:   2012-09-16
Number of photos:   3
Notes:   Bulbul in some kind of display. Not sure why.
Last updated:   2022-06-30 13:49:29
Sp. code:   544
Species name:   Pycnonotus nigricans
Common name:   African Red-eyed Bulbul -- Rooioogtiptol
Family:   Pycnonotidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Red-eyed Bulbul -- Pycnonotus nigricans
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-7614
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map | Species text
VM-number: 7614 - photo: 1
VM-number: 7614 - photo: 2
VM-number: 7614 - photo: 3

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:   Looks like an alarm display - peedator warning perhaps
Date:   2014-05-01 07:21:28
Species name:   Pycnonotus nigricans -- African Red-eyed Bulbul; Rooioogtiptol
Species code:   544

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