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Observation

Species: African Swallow-tailed Kite (Chelictinia riocourii)
Number: 1000s
Breeding:
Remarks: Le 5 aout tres nombreux sur une grande superficie pendant la journee. Le soir du 5 une concentration enorme d’Elanions nauclers la ou des termites emergaient apres une pluie de 20 mm avant le lever de soleil le 4 aout, 36 heures avant. Les sauterelles et les criquets n’etaient pas nombreux, ou pas encore. / On 5 August very numerous over a wide area during the day. Late in the evening of the 5th concentrated in huge numbers over a termite swarming that followed 20 mm of rain before sunrise on the 4th, 36 hours earlier. No locusts or grasshoppers in any numbers, or not yet.
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Date: 2017-08-05
Source: John Newby
Location: Campement d'oryx - Oryx camp (Chad)
 
Entered by: Tim Wacher
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