Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Synonym (old name) - Spotted Dikkop
Common name - Spotted Thick-knee, Gewone Dikkop (Roberts 297)
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Description A plover-like bird, this nocturnal birdís loud piping call is very distinctive at night. It is mottled brown, spotted above and below buff-white. The large eyes, base of bill and long legs are yellow. It lives in open grassland near trees, away from water. Common resident.
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