77
taxa
4 mammals
1 reptile
42 birds
1 insect
18 plants
1 other animal
1 mollusk
9 fungi
83
83 life list firsts

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What

Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:47 AM SAST

Description

With Black-winged Stilts in pictures 2 and 3. Distance and angle of the sun made these very difficult photos.

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What

Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:48 AM SAST

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What

Black Crake Zapornia flavirostra

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:49 AM SAST

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What

Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:51 AM SAST

Description

Bird on the right hand side of the standing trio in the first picture; moves to the left side in the second picture.

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What

Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:51 AM SAST

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What

Three-banded Plover (African) Charadrius tricollaris ssp. tricollaris

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:51 AM SAST

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What

Grasses Family Poaceae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:55 AM SAST

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What

Cape Bulbul Pycnonotus capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:57 AM SAST

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What

Common Cape Sparrow Passer melanurus ssp. melanurus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 07:59 AM SAST

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What

African Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus ssp. meridionalis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 08:02 AM SAST

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What

African Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 08:05 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 08:50 AM SAST

Description

On cement

Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:00 AM SAST

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What

Dune Thatchreed Thamnochortus spicigerus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:02 AM SAST

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What

Black-winged Kite (African) Elanus caeruleus ssp. caeruleus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:05 AM SAST
Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:06 AM SAST

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What

White Italian Snail Theba pisana

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:06 AM SAST

Description

Abundant

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What

Angulate Tortoise Chersina angulata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:07 AM SAST
Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:10 AM SAST

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What

Bearded Screwmoss Pseudocrossidium crinitum

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:11 AM SAST

Description

On soil on the ground

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What

Cape Sparrow Passer melanurus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:13 AM SAST

Description

Nest

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What

Shield Lichens and Allies Family Parmeliaceae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:41 AM SAST

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What

Red-headed Cisticola Cisticola subruficapilla

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:01 AM SAST

Description

Karoo Prinia? Red-headed Cistiocla?

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-headed Cisticola Cisticola subruficapilla

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:02 AM SAST

Description

Karoo Prinia? Red-headed Cistiocla?

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What

Cape Eland Tragelaphus oryx ssp. oryx

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:16 AM SAST

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What

Black Bustard Eupodotis afra

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:22 AM SAST

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What

Sea Lavender Limonium peregrinum

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:24 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:25 AM SAST

Description

Crustose lichen on rock

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:26 AM SAST

Description

Pisau-esque crustose lichen on the same rock as the previous entry

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What

Flatplate Millipedes Family Spirostreptidae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:28 AM SAST

Description

Integument for a millipede maybe?

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:31 AM SAST

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:32 AM SAST

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What

Karees Genus Searsia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:33 AM SAST

Description

Tree that hosted the lichen from the previous two entries

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What

Tentfig Genus Ruschia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:43 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:50 AM SAST

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What

Southern Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. australis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:51 AM SAST

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What

Beard Lichens Genus Usnea

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:58 AM SAST

Description

One usnea, and something in a shield lichen family? On bark

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What

Bontebok Damaliscus pygargus ssp. pygargus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 10:58 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Harrier Circus maurus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:06 AM SAST

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What

Bontebok Damaliscus pygargus ssp. pygargus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:10 AM SAST

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What

Shrub Karoo Prinia Prinia maculosa ssp. maculosa

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:10 AM SAST

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What

Southern Yellow-billed Duck Anas undulata ssp. undulata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:16 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:21 AM SAST

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What

Red-knobbed Coot Fulica cristata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:35 AM SAST

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What

Skunkbushes Genus Chaenostoma

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:53 AM SAST

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What

Grasses, Sedges, and Allies Order Poales

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:54 AM SAST

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What

African Spoonbill Platalea alba

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:10 PM SAST

Description

Interaction between a juvenile and an adult, that was quite prolonged and even violent.

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What

Southern Steenbuck Raphicerus campestris ssp. campestris

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:14 PM SAST

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What

Cape Spurfowl Pternistis capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:35 PM SAST

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What

Typical Weavers Genus Ploceus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:38 PM SAST

Description

Nest

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What

Common Sunburst Lichen Xanthoria parietina

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:43 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:46 PM SAST

Description

On rock walkway border

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What

Gray-winged Francolin Scleroptila afra

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 12:56 PM SAST

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What

Hartlaub's Gull Chroicocephalus hartlaubii

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 01:24 PM SAST

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What

Common Cape Wagtail Motacilla capensis ssp. capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 02:48 PM SAST

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What

Cape Beach Daisy Arctotheca populifolia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 02:58 PM SAST

Description

On the beach

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What

Southern Pale Chanting Goshawk Melierax canorus ssp. canorus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:11 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Plants

Photos / Sounds

What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:15 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

What

White-throated Canary Crithagra albogularis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:24 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

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What

Koppie Foam Grasshopper Dictyophorus spumans

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:24 PM SAST

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What

Yellow Milkbush Euphorbia mauritanica

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:26 PM SAST

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What

Duiker-Root Grielum grandiflorum

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:27 PM SAST

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What

Rockcandy Minimouth Microloma sagittatum

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:29 PM SAST

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What

White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:32 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

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What

Pickleweeds Genus Salicornia

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:39 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:39 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

What

Sea Milkwort Lysimachia maritima

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:40 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Grey Heron Ardea cinerea ssp. cinerea

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:45 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:45 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hartlaub's Gull Chroicocephalus hartlaubii

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:46 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cape Gull Larus dominicanus ssp. vetula

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:46 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

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What

Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:52 PM SAST

Description

We were told this was an unusual bird for this time of year. Distance, heat haze, and utterly uncooperative Flamingoes hindered my efforts. This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

Photos / Sounds

What

Carrot Family Family Apiaceae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 03:53 PM SAST

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What

Medusa's-Head Euphorbia caput-medusae

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 04:01 PM SAST

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What

Southern Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis ssp. senegalensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 04:15 PM SAST

Description

This set of pictures from the vicinity of the Seeberg Hide at West Coast National Park were all negatively affected by heat haze (and maybe I ate too much at lunch, too...).

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What

Domestic Cattle Bos taurus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 05:05 PM SAST

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What

Southern Anteater-Chat Myrmecocichla formicivora

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 05:11 PM SAST

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What

Southern Capped Wheatear Oenanthe pileata ssp. pileata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 05:12 PM SAST

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What

Cape Canary Serinus canicollis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 06:01 PM SAST

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What

Cisticolas Genus Cisticola

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:55 AM PDT

Description

Karoo Prinia? Red-headed Cistiocla?

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What

Chestnut-vented Warbler Sylvia subcoerulea

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 09:58 AM PDT

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What

Blacksmith Lapwing Vanellus armatus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:08 AM PDT

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What

African Rail Rallus caerulescens

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:20 AM PDT

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What

Cape Bulbul Pycnonotus capensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 3, 2019 11:27 AM PDT