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Record details

BirdPix:   1904
Province:  
Country:   Namibia
Locus:   2314AB
Observer:   Paterson J; Liz Komen
Date of record:   2013-03-29
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   This bird was in the presence of 20+ Red-necked Phalaropes. Probably a female moulting into breeding plumage.
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   929
Species name:   Steganopus tricolor
Common name:   Wilson's Phalarope -- Bontfraiingpoot
Family:   Scolopacidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Wilsons Phalarope
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-1904
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 1904 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Centre of photo. Female (rufous on upperparts)
Date:   2017-08-03 20:25:24
Species name:   Steganopus tricolor -- Wilson's Phalarope; Bontfraiingpoot
Species code:   929

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