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BirdPix:   17897
Province:   KwaZulu-Natal
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2832AD
Observer:   Dickinson R
Date of record:   2014-06-24
Number of photos:   1
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   606
Species name:   Acrocephalus baeticatus
Common name:   African (African Marsh-Warbler) Reed-Warbler -- Kleinrietsanger
Family:   Sylviidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 17897 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:   Looks like a Marsh Warbler (Arcrocephalus palustris)
Date:   2015-06-02 21:53:34
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Recorded in June. Indistinct eye-brow, dark stripe in front of eye, flat head and long bill point to African Reed Warbler
Date:   2017-11-02 22:12:04
Species name:   Acrocephalus baeticatus -- African (African Marsh-Warbler) Reed-Warbler; Kleinrietsanger
Species code:   606

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