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Grey Go-away-bird

Corythaixoides concolor

Description:

Grey medium sized bird - often seen in pairs.

Habitat:

Bush veld


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6 Comments

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 4 years ago

Thank for the comments Gilma, Martin and Reza. I loved the movie 'The Gods must be crazy'! I should watch it again soon! ;)

I have loved these since the movie "The Gods must be crazy", Awesome spotting !

They upset with each other!! : o

MartinL
MartinL 4 years ago

Clearly they are not talking to each other.

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 4 years ago

He he he, they do!!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 4 years ago

These birds are a real crack-up to hear in action. They really do say 'Go away"

Ba-Phalaborwa Local Municipality, Limpopo, South Africa

Lat: -24.09, Long: 30.97

Spotted on Mar 23, 2014
Submitted on Apr 18, 2014

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