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Old Friday 14th February 2020, 04:06   #3
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Bingo. Introduced to Cape Town in 1897.

(Likewise not an expert in South African avifauna, but that speckled body, short tail, sharp bill... looks exactly like a blurry photo of a common starling would look. It's not any of the native starlings, it's not anything else common...)

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