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Record details

BirdPix:   52178
Province:   Eastern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3225AB
Observer:   Darling Gregg
Date of record:   2018-04-13
Number of photos:   1
Notes:  
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   846
Species name:   Vidua macroura
Common name:   Pin-tailed Whydah -- Koningrooibekkie
Family:   Viduidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Common Waxbill juv?
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-52178
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 52178 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Juvenile Pin-tailed Whydah. Hint of pale eye-brow, black line through eye (not a reddish mask) and white webs in tail.
Date:   2018-04-19 13:36:11
Species name:   Vidua macroura -- Pin-tailed Whydah; Koningrooibekkie
Species code:   846

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