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African Red-eyed Bulbul

Pycnonotus nigricans


Spotted in Namibia

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IsabellaFiers 8 years ago

yes indeed i speak dutch, when we were in Namibia we understood everything or almost, the names are sometimes very funny for us, i remember for instance the kameelperd ;-) baie goed !!

Johan Heyns
Johan Heyns 8 years ago

I suspect that you can understand a bit Dutch. In Afrikaans, the common name for this bird in Namaqualand where things are named and described fairly literally, is "Bottergat". Translated to English will mean something like "Butterarse".

IsabellaFiers 8 years ago

Thanks Willie for the positive reactions :)

williefromwi 8 years ago

beautiful photo of your spotting, Isabella

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Windhoek, Namibia

Spotted on Jul 18, 2009
Submitted on Jun 16, 2012

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