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BirdPix:   101113
Province:   Western Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3218CC
Observer:   Willemse Salome
Date of record:   2019-12-28
Number of photos:   1
Last updated:   2022-03-11 14:29:26
Sp. code:   929
Species name:   Steganopus tricolor
Common name:   Wilson's Phalarope -- Bontfraiingpoot
Family:   Scolopacidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Red-necked Phalarope
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 101113 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Garth Aiston
Date:   2020-01-02 14:34:31
Species name:   Phalaropus lobatus -- Red-necked Phalarope; Rooihalsfraiingpoot
Species code:   272
Comment number:   2
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Photo sent to Trevor Hardaker and ID changed to Wilson's Phalarope - rare in Southern Africa! Excellent photo record!
Date:   2020-01-07 08:10:47
Species name:   Steganopus tricolor -- Wilson's Phalarope; Bontfraiingpoot
Species code:   929

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