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Western Coast Park, Western Cape
South Africa


Make Canon EOS 7D
Lens Canon EF 100-400 mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM   at 336 mm
Exposure 1/1250 s, f/6.3, ISO 400 
Image size 800 x 534 pixels

IOC Names

Deutsch  Gackeltrappe Dutch  Zwarte Trap
Italian  Otarda nera Spanish  Sisón Negro Alioscuro


This korhaan has chevron-shaped markings on the back and is a Red-crested Korhaan (the red crest is visible only in displaying males).


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Southern Black Korhaan female
Afrotis afraoides
Outarde korhaan