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Recent observations

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Burchell's Sandgrouse Pterocles burchelli

Observer

joachim

Date

June 7, 2016 09:16 AM CEST

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Double-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles bicinctus

Observer

gawie

Date

May 26, 2014 11:04 AM SAST

Description

Dubbelbandsandpatrys (Pterocles bicinctus subsp. multicolor)

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Double-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles bicinctus

Observer

gawie

Date

May 29, 2014 06:51 AM SAST

Description

Dubbelbandsandpatrys (Pterocles bicinctus subsp. multicolor)

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Double-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles bicinctus

Date

July 28, 2016 07:44 PM GST

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Four-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles quadricinctus

Observer

matthias_h

Date

December 18, 2016 05:52 PM CET

Place

Pendjari (Google, OSM)

Description

Lokoli Swamp Forest Benin

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Black-faced Sandgrouse Pterocles decoratus

Observer

mikeintyler

Date

March 11, 2013 08:18 AM CDT

Description

male

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Four-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles quadricinctus

Observer

stephen54

Date

December 6, 2011 11:32 PM UTC

Description

Feathers came out of Ringed bird ,which was released

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What

Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse Pterocles lichtensteinii

Observer

arnoldwijker

Date

March 24, 2013

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No photos or sounds

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Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis

Observer

arnoldwijker

Date

August 30, 2005

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Yellow-throated Sandgrouse Pterocles gutturalis

Observer

mjplagens

Date

October 14, 2016 11:54 AM EAT

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Black-faced Sandgrouse Pterocles decoratus

Observer

mathiasdhaen

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

"University Antwerp tropical internship, Ruaha campsite and surroundings"

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Black-faced Sandgrouse Pterocles decoratus

Observer

mathiasdhaen

Date

July 20, 2014

Description

"University Antwerp tropical internship, Ruaha campsite and surroundings"

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Description from Wikipedia

Sandgrouse is the common name for Pteroclididae, a family of sixteen species of bird, members of the order Pteroclidiformes. They are traditionally placed in two genera. The two central Asian species are classified as Syrrhaptes and the other fourteen species, from Africa and Asia, are placed in the genus Pterocles. They are ground dwelling birds restricted to treeless, open country, such as plains, savannahs and semi-deserts. They are distributed across northern, southern and eastern Africa, Madagascar,...

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