Spurfowl


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Previously known as a francolin. I think this is a Red-billed Spurfowl. However, I am not so sure about the ID, as my bird book does not list it in the location where the shot was taken.
Pentax K10D and a Sigma 50-500 mm. Some twigs cloned out.
24/05/2010 - 08:14Cameralucida
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matwhittington

Link Posted 24/05/2010 - 11:13
Nice capture

Regards
Mat W

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thoughton

Link Posted 24/05/2010 - 15:30
Nice shot, great light and detail. Nice background too!
Tim
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tomkeet

Link Posted 24/05/2010 - 19:26
Lovely capture.
Regards
Tom

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wooly

Link Posted 24/05/2010 - 22:46
Nice one that,

wooly

Cameralucida

Link Posted 01/06/2010 - 17:29
Thanks for the comments, you guys - much appreciated.
The bird was identified as a Natal Spurfowl.
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