64
taxa
6 insects
33 birds
11 plants
2 mammals
5 mollusks
5 fungi
2 arachnids
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68 life list firsts

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:41 AM SAST

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:45 AM SAST

Description

Crustose lichen on rock

Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:47 AM SAST
Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:49 AM SAST

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Thatching Reeds Genus Thamnochortus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:50 AM SAST

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:00 AM SAST

Description

On cement

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Lobelias Genus Lobelia

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:04 AM SAST

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Fynbos Neddicky Cisticola fulvicapilla ssp. silberbauer

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:07 AM PDT

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Rough Hooded Storksbill Pelargonium cucullatum ssp. strigifolium

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:10 AM SAST

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Yellow Bishop Euplectes capensis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:12 AM PDT

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:22 AM SAST

Description

Wow! Crustose lichen on rock

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Orange-breasted Sunbird Anthobaphes violacea

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:32 AM PDT

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Blackmound Termite Amitermes hastatus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:32 AM SAST

Description

Hard sand and feces dwelling (originally I thought it to be mud, but stand corrected)

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Red-headed Cisticola Cisticola subruficapilla

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:33 AM PDT

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 09:39 AM SAST

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Cape Rockjumper Chaetops frenatus

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 2, 2019 12:42 AM PDT

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Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:51 AM PDT

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Cape Snow Syncarpha vestita

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 10:08 AM SAST

Description

Rubbery feel over all, yet fuzzy soft

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Common Black Baboon Spider Harpactira atra

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 10:27 AM SAST

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White-necked Raven Corvus albicollis

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 2, 2019 01:28 AM PDT

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Cape Rock-Thrush Monticola rupestris

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 01:37 AM PDT

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Common Cape Wagtail Motacilla capensis ssp. capensis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:23 AM PDT

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Hartlaub's Gull Chroicocephalus hartlaubii

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 2, 2019 02:24 AM PDT

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African Penguin Spheniscus demersus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:24 AM PDT

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Bank Cormorant Phalacrocorax neglectus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:28 AM PDT

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African Penguin Spheniscus demersus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:29 AM PDT

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Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 11:31 AM SAST

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Cape Dassie Procavia capensis ssp. capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 11:34 AM SAST
Mollusks

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Molluscs Phylum Mollusca

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:37 AM PDT

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Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:37 AM PDT

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Water Thick-Knee Burhinus vermiculatus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:42 AM PDT

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Bank Cormorant Phalacrocorax neglectus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:44 AM PDT

Description

Top and bottom birds on the rock on the left

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Crowned Cormorant Microcarbo coronatus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:44 AM PDT

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Oysters Genus Ostrea

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:45 AM PDT
Mollusks

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Molluscs Phylum Mollusca

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:46 AM PDT

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Perlemoen Haliotis midae

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 02:53 AM PDT

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Flies Order Diptera

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 11:59 AM SAST

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White Italian Snail Theba pisana

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:01 PM SAST

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Tuber Ladder Fern Nephrolepis cordifolia

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:14 PM SAST

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Dotted Borders Genus Mylothris

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 03:20 AM PDT

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Woodsorrels Genus Oxalis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:40 PM SAST

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:41 PM SAST

Description

Moth

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Purple Woodsorrel Oxalis purpurea

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:42 PM SAST

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Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:46 PM SAST

Description

Crustose lichen on rock. Area suffered a recent burn

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Swee Waxbill Coccopygia melanotis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 03:53 AM PDT

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 12:57 PM SAST

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Coprinellus Sect Micacei Section Micacei

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 01:09 PM SAST

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Rock Shield Lichens Genus Xanthoparmelia

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 01:17 PM SAST

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Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 04:22 AM PDT

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Dotted Borders Genus Mylothris

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 04:23 AM PDT

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Cape Familiar Chat Oenanthe familiaris ssp. familiaris

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 04:26 AM PDT

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True Weevils Family Curculionidae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 01:41 PM SAST

Description

On

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Cape Familiar Chat Oenanthe familiaris ssp. familiaris

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 06:08 AM PDT

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Flowering Plants Subphylum Angiospermae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 03:14 PM SAST

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Small Black Sugar Ant Lepisiota capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 03:16 PM SAST

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Eden's Whale Balaenoptera edeni

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 06:33 AM PDT

Description

You can see the spout. When the fluke was seen, my camera missed it. Described as being a Bryde's Whale. Not expecting confirmation here from the visual evidence presented.

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Cape Shoveler Spatula smithii

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 07:52 AM PDT

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Red-knobbed Coot Fulica cristata

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 07:56 AM PDT

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Cape Teal Anas capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 07:56 AM PDT

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Spur-winged Goose (Southern) Plectropterus gambensis ssp. niger

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:02 AM PDT

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 05:03 PM SAST
Birds

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Birds Class Aves

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:08 AM PDT

Description

I am sorry I didn't get more diagnostic pictures here. We spent a lot of time with this pair of birds, and while I feel certain of the ID, I do not expect confirmation.

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European White Stork Ciconia ciconia ssp. ciconia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:10 AM PDT

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Hottentot Teal Spatula hottentota

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:12 AM PDT

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Hottentot Teal Spatula hottentota

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:12 AM PDT

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Levaillant's Cisticola Cisticola tinniens

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:16 AM PDT

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Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:17 AM PDT

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Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:19 AM PDT

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Darter Anhinga rufa ssp. rufa

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:20 AM PDT

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Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:24 AM PDT

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Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:28 AM PDT

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Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:40 AM PDT

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Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:41 AM PDT

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 05:42 PM SAST

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Cape Teal Anas capensis

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 08:45 AM PDT

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Feral Pigeon Columba livia var. domestica

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 2, 2019 07:38 PM SAST