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Lesser Swamp Warbler -- Acrocephalus gracilirostris More
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Green-backed Camaroptera -- Camaroptera brachyura
Eurasian Moorhen -- Gallinula chloropus
Common Hippopotamus -- Hippopotamus amphibius
Black Crake -- Zapornia flavirostra
Tawny-flanked Prinia -- Prinia subflava
Ring-necked Dove -- Streptopelia capicola
Little Grebe -- Tachybaptus ruficollis

Myles E. W. North
18 Jul 1964 at 11:00

    Geography
  • Kenya
    Rift Valley
    Locality
  • LAKE NAKURU; HIPPO POOL
    Habitats
  • Forest
  • Lake
No locations found with lat/long
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  • Mono
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    Recorders
  • EMI RE321
    Microphones
  • Grampian DP5
    Accessories
  • Parabola 43.2cm (17in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: Background: STREPTOPELIA CAPICOLA (ALIGHTING & BOWING CALLS); A.G. PARVUS. HIPPO POOL, JUST SOUTH OF REED INLET, RECORDED SONG OF BELIEVED GREATER SWAMP WARBLER. A LARGE PLAIN COLORED WARBLER, OFTEN RAISES CREST WHEN SINGING;BROWN CREST; PALER THROAT; TAIL ABOVE PALE RUFOUS, SOME RUFOUS ON WINGS TOO. BROWN ABOVE AND BELOW CHIN PALE; PALER DOWN CENTER OF BODY; DARKER ON FLANKS. NEVER STILL; HOPPING ABOUT ON DEAD TREES IN EDGE OF WATER; SINGING; CHASING OTHER BIRDS OF SAME SPECIES; FLUTTERING WINGS ATSMALLER BIRD - FEMALE? RUFOUS BROWN ABOVE; SOMEBLACK DOWN TAIL; CENTER TAIL FEATHERS? NEST RUFOUS. -- EXCERPT FROM MYLES' FIELD NOTEBOOK. Sex: 1 UNKNOWN

ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Gallinula chloropus meridionalis to Gallinula chloropus to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.

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