Birds of Kruger National Park – a checklist

Kruger National Park Birding Checklist

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This Kruger National Park Birding Checklist is compiled from over 13 million SABAP2 records for South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. The checklist includes a count of the number of times each species has been recorded in SABAP2 for both South Africa and Kruger National Park. This will provide users with a good indication of how frequently the species is seen in Kruger. As you will see from these observation counts, there are a number of species that have only been seen in Kruger a handfull of times. These species are classified as extreme vagrants and do not normally make up part of the KNP’s avifauna.

Download the Kruger National Park Birding Checklist: Excel or PDF

What is SABAP2 (aka Southern African Bird Atlas Project 2)?

“SABAP2 is a citizen science project that is driven by the energy of several hundred volunteers who are mapping the distribution of birds across several southern African countries. SABAP2 is the follow-up project to the Southern African Bird Atlas Project (SABAP1), which took place from 1987-1991. The second bird atlas project started on 1 July 2007 and is still growing. The project aims to map the distribution and relative abundance of birds in southern Africa and includes: South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, eSwatini, Zimbabwe, Zambia. To gather data, volunteers select a geographical ‘pentad’ on a map and record all the bird species seen within a set time frame, in order of species seen. This information is uploaded to the SABAP2 database and is used for research and analysis by several different agencies, including the South African National Biodiversity Institute, BirdLife South Africa, as well as academics and students at various universities.” ADU

How did I generate this birding checklist from the SABAP2 data?

The Kruger National Park Birding Checklist compiled using SABAP2 data downloaded from (7 October 2019) GBIF Occurrence Download, all 13 million records of it! Working with this much data is not a simple task so I had to import the 6.7GB csv file into a database and manipulate the data from there.

The first step in compiling the lists was to count the number of SABAP2 observations of each species in South Africa. The second step was to count the number of SABAP2 observations for each species in Kruger National Park. The third step was to simply divide the number of Kruger observations by the number of South African observations to find the proportion of observations originating from Kruger. For example, SABAP2 has 129 records for Dickinson’s Kestrel and 128 of these records are from Kruger National Park.

The full Kruger National Park Birding Checklist

IOC Group IOC Common Name Count of Kruger National Park SABAP2 Observations
African & New World Parrots Brown-headed Parrot 8,033
African & New World Parrots Cape Parrot 660
African & New World Parrots Meyer’s Parrot 61
African and Green Broadbills African Broadbill 3
African Barbets Acacia Pied Barbet 2,066
African Barbets Black-collared Barbet 9,911
African Barbets Crested Barbet 12,102
African Barbets Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird 2,507
African Barbets Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird 939
Anhingas, Darters African Darter 2,017
Barn Owls African Grass Owl 1
Barn Owls Western Barn Owl 1,181
Bee-eaters Blue-cheeked Bee-eater 282
Bee-eaters European Bee-eater 7,963
Bee-eaters Little Bee-eater 4,767
Bee-eaters Northern Carmine Bee-eater 2,670
Bee-eaters Swallow-tailed Bee-eater 21
Bee-eaters White-fronted Bee-eater 6,926
Bulbuls Dark-capped bulbul 16,330
Bulbuls Sombre Greenbul 6,674
Bulbuls Terrestrial Brownbul 2,687
Bulbuls Yellow-bellied Greenbul 2,151
Bulbuls Yellow-streaked Greenbul 5
Buntings Cape Bunting 1
Buntings Cinnamon-breasted Bunting 4,270
Buntings Golden-breasted Bunting 7,330
Buntings Lark-like Bunting 171
Bushshrikes Black-backed Puffback 15,649
Bushshrikes Black-crowned Tchagra 9,117
Bushshrikes Black-fronted Bushshrike 4
Bushshrikes Brown-crowned Tchagra 7,466
Bushshrikes Brubru 7,989
Bushshrikes Crimson-breasted Shrike 21
Bushshrikes Ethiopian Boubou 1,504
Bushshrikes Gorgeous Bushshrike 1,560
Bushshrikes Grey-headed Bushshrike 8,051
Bushshrikes Olive Bushshrike 363
Bushshrikes Orange-breasted Bushshrike 10,444
Bushshrikes Southern Boubou 4,766
Bushshrikes Southern Tchagra 2
Bustards Black-bellied Bustard 822
Bustards Kori Bustard 1,385
Bustards Red-crested Korhaan 6,943
Buttonquail Common Buttonquail 957
Caracaras, Falcons African Hobby 1
Caracaras, Falcons Amur Falcon 1,678
Caracaras, Falcons Dickinson’s Kestrel 128
Caracaras, Falcons Eurasian Hobby 468
Caracaras, Falcons Lanner Falcon 367
Caracaras, Falcons Lesser Kestrel 91
Caracaras, Falcons Peregrine Falcon 250
Caracaras, Falcons Red-footed Falcon 7
Caracaras, Falcons Rock kestrel 110
Caracaras, Falcons Sooty Falcon 29
Chats, Old World Flycatchers African Dusky Flycatcher 1,187
Chats, Old World Flycatchers African Stonechat 1,181
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Arnot’s chat 166
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Ashy flycatcher 3,151
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Bearded Scrub Robin 1,581
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Brown scrub robin 10
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Cape robin-chat 758
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Cape Rock Thrush 7
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Capped Wheatear 32
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Chorister Robin-Chat 32
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Collared Palm Thrush 10
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Familiar Chat 510
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Fiscal flycatcher 187
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Grey tit-flycatcher 3,044
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Marico Flycatcher 203
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Mocking Cliff Chat 1,129
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Northern Wheatear 12
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Pale flycatcher 860
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Red-capped Robin-Chat 1,452
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Southern Black Flycatcher 6,836
Chats, Old World Flycatchers Thrush Nightingale 24
Chats, Old World Flycatchers White-browed Robin-Chat 5,765
Chats, Old World Flycatchers White-browed scrub robin 12,968
Chats, Old World Flycatchers White-starred Robin 7
Chats, Old World Flycatchers White-throated robin-chat 3,502
Cisticolas & Allies Barred Wren-Warbler 4
Cisticolas & Allies Bar-throated Apalis 1,602
Cisticolas & Allies Black-chested Prinia 6
Cisticolas & Allies Burnt-necked Eremomela 1,709
Cisticolas & Allies Croaking Cisticola 907
Cisticolas & Allies Desert Cisticola 257
Cisticolas & Allies Drakensberg Prinia 22
Cisticolas & Allies Green-backed Camaroptera 7,422
Cisticolas & Allies Green-capped Eremomela 592
Cisticolas & Allies Grey-backed camaroptera 2,066
Cisticolas & Allies Lazy Cisticola 884
Cisticolas & Allies Levaillant’s Cisticola 367
Cisticolas & Allies Neddicky 2,794
Cisticolas & Allies Rattling Cisticola 15,558
Cisticolas & Allies Red-faced Cisticola 5,439
Cisticolas & Allies Rudd’s Apalis 16
Cisticolas & Allies Rufous-winged Cisticola 127
Cisticolas & Allies Stierling’s Wren-Warbler 2,165
Cisticolas & Allies Tawny-flanked Prinia 14,121
Cisticolas & Allies Wailing Cisticola 2
Cisticolas & Allies Wing-snapping Cisticola 1
Cisticolas & Allies Yellow-bellied Eremomela 636
Cisticolas & Allies Yellow-breasted Apalis 7,933
Cisticolas & Allies Zitting Cisticola 2,126
Cormorants, Shags Reed Cormorant 4,041
Cormorants, Shags White-breasted cormorant 1,861
Coursers, Pratincoles Black-winged Pratincole 3
Coursers, Pratincoles Bronze-winged Courser 854
Coursers, Pratincoles Collared Pratincole 465
Coursers, Pratincoles Double-banded courser 1
Coursers, Pratincoles Temminck’s Courser 674
Coursers, Pratincoles Three-banded Courser 263
Crombecs, African Warblers Cape Grassbird 471
Crombecs, African Warblers Long-billed Crombec 13,461
Crows, Jays Cape Crow 3
Crows, Jays Pied Crow 2,080
Crows, Jays White-necked Raven 7
Cuckoos African Cuckoo 1,171
Cuckoos African Emerald Cuckoo 31
Cuckoos Black Coucal 22
Cuckoos Black Cuckoo 1,167
Cuckoos Common Cuckoo 197
Cuckoos Diederik Cuckoo 5,358
Cuckoos Great Spotted Cuckoo 603
Cuckoos Jacobin Cuckoo 3,524
Cuckoos Klaas’s Cuckoo 3,428
Cuckoos Levaillant’s Cuckoo 2,471
Cuckoos Madagascan Cuckoo 5
Cuckoos Red-chested Cuckoo 3,248
Cuckoos Senegal Coucal 129
Cuckoos Thick-billed Cuckoo 123
Cuckoos White-browed Coucal 8,531
Cuckooshrikes Black Cuckooshrike 2,623
Cuckooshrikes Grey cuckooshrike 27
Cuckooshrikes White-breasted Cuckooshrike 56
Drongos Common Square-tailed Drongo 18
Drongos Fork-tailed Drongo 21,319
Ducks, Geese, Swans African Black Duck 730
Ducks, Geese, Swans African Pygmy Goose 36
Ducks, Geese, Swans Cape Shoveler 1
Ducks, Geese, Swans Cape Teal 35
Ducks, Geese, Swans Egyptian Goose 14,574
Ducks, Geese, Swans Fulvous Whistling Duck 29
Ducks, Geese, Swans Hottentot Teal 31
Ducks, Geese, Swans Knob-billed Duck 1,803
Ducks, Geese, Swans Mallard 42
Ducks, Geese, Swans Red-billed Teal 226
Ducks, Geese, Swans Southern Pochard 33
Ducks, Geese, Swans Spur-winged Goose 1,243
Ducks, Geese, Swans White-backed Duck 27
Ducks, Geese, Swans White-faced Whistling Duck 3,743
Ducks, Geese, Swans Yellow-billed Duck 65
Fairy Flycatchers Fairy Flycatcher 2
Figbirds, Orioles, Turnagra African Golden Oriole 67
Figbirds, Orioles, Turnagra Black-headed Oriole 12,533
Figbirds, Orioles, Turnagra Eurasian Golden Oriole 882
Finches, Euphonias Black-throated Canary 4
Finches, Euphonias Brimstone Canary 597
Finches, Euphonias Cape Canary 122
Finches, Euphonias Forest Canary 13
Finches, Euphonias Lemon-breasted Canary 301
Finches, Euphonias Streaky-headed Seedeater 1,315
Finfoots African Finfoot 129
Flamingos American Flamingo 56
Flamingos Lesser Flamingo 26
Flufftails Buff-spotted Flufftail 50
Flufftails Red-chested Flufftail 53
Grassbirds & Allies Barratt’s Warbler 3
Grassbirds & Allies Fan-tailed Grassbird 47
Grassbirds & Allies Little Rush Warbler 860
Grassbirds & Allies River Warbler 9
Grebes Little Grebe 886
Ground Hornbills Southern Ground Hornbill 3,795
Guineafowl Crested Guineafowl 605
Guineafowl Helmeted Guineafowl 10,721
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers African Skimmer 33
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers Common Tern 1
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers Grey-headed gull 86
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers Sooty tern 2
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers Whiskered Tern 137
Gulls, Terns, Skimmers White-winged Tern 50
Hamerkop Hamerkop 6,958
Herons, Bitterns Black Heron 107
Herons, Bitterns Black-crowned Night Heron 388
Herons, Bitterns Black-headed Heron 943
Herons, Bitterns Dwarf Bittern 238
Herons, Bitterns Goliath Heron 3,509
Herons, Bitterns Great Egret 3,894
Herons, Bitterns Grey Heron 7,949
Herons, Bitterns Intermediate egret 594
Herons, Bitterns Little Bittern 137
Herons, Bitterns Little Egret 3,199
Herons, Bitterns Purple Heron 1,160
Herons, Bitterns Rufous-bellied Heron 1
Herons, Bitterns Slaty Egret 1
Herons, Bitterns Squacco Heron 970
Herons, Bitterns Striated Heron 5,366
Herons, Bitterns Western Cattle Egret 4,644
Herons, Bitterns White-backed night heron 100
Honeyguides Brown-backed Honeybird 278
Honeyguides Greater Honeyguide 1,590
Honeyguides Lesser Honeyguide 1,146
Honeyguides Scaly-throated Honeyguide 281
Hoopoes Eurasian Hoopoe 7,483
Hornbills African grey hornbill 12,991
Hornbills Crowned hornbill 1,197
Hornbills Damara Red-billed Hornbill 13
Hornbills Northern Red-billed Hornbill 12,974
Hornbills Southern red-billed hornbill 15
Hornbills Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill 18,102
Hornbills Trumpeter Hornbill 1,631
Hyliotas Southern Hyliota 5
Ibises, Spoonbills African Sacred Ibis 820
Ibises, Spoonbills African Spoonbill 2,716
Ibises, Spoonbills Glossy Ibis 421
Ibises, Spoonbills Hadada Ibis 10,154
Ibises, Spoonbills Southern Bald Ibis 57
Indigobirds, Whydahs Cuckoo-finch 55
Indigobirds, Whydahs Dusky Indigobird 1,017
Indigobirds, Whydahs Long-tailed Paradise Whydah 2,444
Indigobirds, Whydahs Pin-tailed Whydah 3,091
Indigobirds, Whydahs Purple Indigobird 548
Indigobirds, Whydahs Shaft-tailed Whydah 133
Indigobirds, Whydahs Village Indigobird 1,769
Jacanas African Jacana 4,964
Jacanas Lesser Jacana 26
Kingfishers African pygmy kingfisher 519
Kingfishers Brown-hooded Kingfisher 11,723
Kingfishers Giant Kingfisher 3,358
Kingfishers Grey-headed Kingfisher 419
Kingfishers Half-collared Kingfisher 179
Kingfishers Malachite kingfisher 2,401
Kingfishers Pied Kingfisher 7,511
Kingfishers Striped Kingfisher 2,285
Kingfishers Woodland Kingfisher 8,860
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Cuckoo-Hawk 126
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Fish Eagle 11,310
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Goshawk 1,805
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Harrier-Hawk 2,180
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Hawk-Eagle 2,870
Kites, Hawks, Eagles African Marsh Harrier 6
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Bat Hawk 136
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Bateleur 13,748
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Black Kite 89
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Black Sparrowhawk 170
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Black-chested Snake Eagle 1,114
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Black-winged Kite 2,727
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Booted Eagle 90
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Brown Snake Eagle 5,065
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Cape Vulture 1,053
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Common buzzard 1,513
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Crowned Eagle 259
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Dark Chanting Goshawk 1,441
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Egyptian vulture 4
Kites, Hawks, Eagles European Honey Buzzard 45
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Forest Buzzard 6
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Gabar Goshawk 1,501
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Hooded Vulture 3,130
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Jackal Buzzard 38
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Lappet-faced vulture 2,543
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Lesser spotted eagle 1,089
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Little Sparrowhawk 1,382
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Lizard Buzzard 1,128
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Long-crested Eagle 540
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Martial Eagle 3,417
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Montagu’s Harrier 72
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Ovambo Sparrowhawk 80
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Pallid Harrier 105
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Palm-nut Vulture 6
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Shikra 771
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Steppe Eagle 426
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Tawny Eagle 5,393
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Verreaux’s Eagle 215
Kites, Hawks, Eagles Wahlberg’s Eagle 5,577
Kites, Hawks, Eagles White-backed Vulture 11,998
Kites, Hawks, Eagles White-headed Vulture 1,746
Larks Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark 1,323
Larks Dusky Lark 684
Larks Fawn-colored Lark 30
Larks Flappet Lark 624
Larks Grey-backed Sparrow-Lark 31
Larks Monotonous Lark 984
Larks Red-capped Lark 181
Larks Rufous-naped Lark 2,410
Larks Sabota Lark 6,180
Laughingthrushes & Allies Arrow-marked Babbler 15,396
Leaf Warblers & Allies Willow Warbler 2,626
Leaf Warblers & Allies Yellow-throated Woodland Warbler 8
Monarchs African Paradise Flycatcher 6,060
Monarchs Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher 38
Mousebirds Red-faced Mousebird 7,218
Mousebirds Speckled Mousebird 6,020
New World Warblers Blackpoll Warbler 4,342
Nicators Eastern Nicator 796
Nightjars European Nightjar 369
Nightjars Fiery-necked Nightjar 2,952
Nightjars Freckled Nightjar 710
Nightjars Pennant-winged nightjar 124
Nightjars Rufous-cheeked Nightjar 96
Nightjars Square-tailed Nightjar 1,545
Old World Parrots Rose-ringed Parakeet 4
Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches Cape Sparrow 182
Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches House Sparrow 4,673
Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches Northern Grey-headed Sparrow 3
Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches Southern Grey-headed Sparrow 13,463
Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches Yellow-throated Bush Sparrow 3,418
Ospreys Western Osprey 221
Ostriches Common Ostrich 1,539
Owls African Barred Owlet 922
Owls African Scops Owl 2,950
Owls African Wood Owl 492
Owls Cape Eagle-Owl 38
Owls Pearl-spotted Owlet 5,014
Owls Pel’s Fishing Owl 127
Owls Southern White-faced Owl 582
Owls Spotted Eagle-Owl 873
Owls Verreaux’s Eagle-Owl 2,120
Oxpeckers Red-billed oxpecker 13,974
Oxpeckers Yellow-billed Oxpecker 2,956
Painted-snipes Greater Painted-snipe 472
Pelicans Great White Pelican 42
Pelicans Pink-backed Pelican 21
Penduline Tits Grey Penduline Tit 1,103
Pheasants & Allies Common Quail 143
Pheasants & Allies Coqui francolin 683
Pheasants & Allies Crested Francolin 12,137
Pheasants & Allies Harlequin Quail 582
Pheasants & Allies Indian Peafowl 10
Pheasants & Allies Natal spurfowl 16,068
Pheasants & Allies Red-necked spurfowl 5
Pheasants & Allies Red-winged francolin 1
Pheasants & Allies Shelley’s francolin 287
Pheasants & Allies Swainson’s spurfowl 10,362
Pigeons, Doves African Green Pigeon 7,025
Pigeons, Doves African Olive Pigeon 54
Pigeons, Doves Blue-spotted Wood Dove 9
Pigeons, Doves Emerald-spotted Wood Dove 16,173
Pigeons, Doves Laughing dove 18,164
Pigeons, Doves Lemon dove 27
Pigeons, Doves Mourning Collared Dove 2,927
Pigeons, Doves Namaqua Dove 3,604
Pigeons, Doves Red-eyed Dove 8,145
Pigeons, Doves Ring-necked Dove 20,339
Pigeons, Doves Rock Dove 607
Pigeons, Doves Speckled Pigeon 241
Pigeons, Doves Tambourine Dove 1,149
Plovers African Wattled Lapwing 1,726
Plovers Blacksmith Lapwing 13,943
Plovers Black-winged Lapwing 2
Plovers Caspian Plover 15
Plovers Chestnut-banded Plover 3
Plovers Common Ringed Plover 47
Plovers Crowned Lapwing 6,321
Plovers Kittlitz’s Plover 656
Plovers Senegal Lapwing 1,027
Plovers Three-banded Plover 9,425
Plovers White-crowned Lapwing 2,219
Plovers White-fronted Plover 635
Rails, Crakes & Coots African Crake 44
Rails, Crakes & Coots African Rail 18
Rails, Crakes & Coots Allen’s Gallinule 28
Rails, Crakes & Coots Black crake 4,877
Rails, Crakes & Coots Common Moorhen 533
Rails, Crakes & Coots Corn Crake 12
Rails, Crakes & Coots Lesser Moorhen 79
Rails, Crakes & Coots Red-knobbed Coot 65
Rails, Crakes & Coots Striped crake 6
Rails, Crakes & Coots Western Swamphen 49
Reed Warblers & Allies African reed warbler 414
Reed Warblers & Allies African Yellow Warbler 374
Reed Warblers & Allies Great Reed Warbler 162
Reed Warblers & Allies Icterine Warbler 291
Reed Warblers & Allies Lesser Swamp Warbler 706
Reed Warblers & Allies Marsh Warbler 531
Reed Warblers & Allies Olive-tree Warbler 245
Reed Warblers & Allies Sedge Warbler 23
Rollers Broad-billed Roller 1,399
Rollers European Roller 6,526
Rollers Lilac-breasted Roller 16,355
Rollers Purple Roller 3,872
Rollers Racket-tailed Roller 166
Sandgrouse Double-banded Sandgrouse 2,995
Sandpipers, Snipes African Snipe 17
Sandpipers, Snipes Bar-tailed Godwit 1
Sandpipers, Snipes Common Greenshank 2,748
Sandpipers, Snipes Common Sandpiper 2,723
Sandpipers, Snipes Curlew Sandpiper 138
Sandpipers, Snipes Green Sandpiper 33
Sandpipers, Snipes Little Stint 398
Sandpipers, Snipes Marsh Sandpiper 525
Sandpipers, Snipes Pectoral Sandpiper 5
Sandpipers, Snipes Red Phalarope 1
Sandpipers, Snipes Ruff 627
Sandpipers, Snipes Wood Sandpiper 4,358
Secretarybird Secretarybird 518
Shrikes Lesser Grey Shrike 1,789
Shrikes Magpie Shrike 12,527
Shrikes Red-backed Shrike 6,863
Shrikes Southern Fiscal 1,508
Shrikes Southern White-crowned Shrike 3,349
Starlings, Rhabdornis Black-bellied starling 56
Starlings, Rhabdornis Burchell’s Starling 9,487
Starlings, Rhabdornis Cape Starling 13,839
Starlings, Rhabdornis Common Myna 2,033
Starlings, Rhabdornis Greater Blue-eared Starling 9,706
Starlings, Rhabdornis Meves’s Starling 1,981
Starlings, Rhabdornis Miombo Blue-eared Starling 3
Starlings, Rhabdornis Red-winged Starling 2,770
Starlings, Rhabdornis Violet-backed Starling 5,469
Starlings, Rhabdornis Wattled Starling 4,153
Stilts, Avocets Black-winged Stilt 2,611
Stilts, Avocets Pied Avocet 67
Stone-curlews, Thick-knees Spotted Thick-knee 1,299
Stone-curlews, Thick-knees Water Thick-knee 8,286
Storks Abdim’s Stork 135
Storks African Openbill 2,155
Storks Black Stork 1,091
Storks Marabou stork 3,735
Storks Saddle-billed Stork 4,552
Storks White Stork 664
Storks Woolly-necked Stork 2,389
Storks Yellow-billed Stork 3,298
Sunbirds Amethyst Sunbird 2,210
Sunbirds Collared Sunbird 4,130
Sunbirds Greater Double-collared Sunbird 382
Sunbirds Malachite Sunbird 5
Sunbirds Marico Sunbird 4,736
Sunbirds Olive Sunbird 230
Sunbirds Purple-banded Sunbird 245
Sunbirds Scarlet-chested Sunbird 4,046
Sunbirds Southern Double-collared Sunbird 163
Sunbirds White-bellied Sunbird 11,187
Swallows, Martins Banded martin 9
Swallows, Martins Barn Swallow 10,169
Swallows, Martins Brown-throated Martin 1,443
Swallows, Martins Common House Martin 1,200
Swallows, Martins Greater Striped Swallow 455
Swallows, Martins Grey-rumped Swallow 1,489
Swallows, Martins Lesser Striped Swallow 9,187
Swallows, Martins Mosque Swallow 1,825
Swallows, Martins Pearl-breasted Swallow 229
Swallows, Martins Red-breasted Swallow 3,134
Swallows, Martins Rock Martin 866
Swallows, Martins Sand Martin 44
Swallows, Martins South African Cliff Swallow 1
Swallows, Martins White-throated Swallow 596
Swallows, Martins Wire-tailed Swallow 7,051
Swifts African Black Swift 903
Swifts African Palm Swift 7,805
Swifts Alpine swift 855
Swifts Böhm’s Spinetail 269
Swifts Common Swift 326
Swifts Horus Swift 525
Swifts Little Swift 9,929
Swifts Mottled Spinetail 120
Swifts White-rumped Swift 3,712
Sylviid Babblers Common Whitethroat 15
Sylviid Babblers Garden Warbler 67
Thrushes Groundscraper Thrush 2,531
Thrushes Karoo Thrush 15
Thrushes Kurrichane Thrush 7,366
Thrushes Olive Thrush 56
Tits, Chickadees Southern black tit 10,614
Trogons Narina Trogon 91
Turacos Grey Go-away-bird 16,946
Turacos Knysna Turaco 33
Vangas & Allies Retz’s Helmetshrike 2,309
Vangas & Allies White-crested Helmetshrike 5,302
Wagtails, Pipits African Pied Wagtail 8,508
Wagtails, Pipits African Pipit 3,394
Wagtails, Pipits Buffy Pipit 301
Wagtails, Pipits Bushveld Pipit 500
Wagtails, Pipits Cape Wagtail 962
Wagtails, Pipits Long-billed Pipit 9
Wagtails, Pipits Mountain Wagtail 246
Wagtails, Pipits Plain-backed Pipit 84
Wagtails, Pipits Striped Pipit 220
Wagtails, Pipits Tree Pipit 1
Wagtails, Pipits Western Yellow Wagtail 9
Wagtails, Pipits Yellow-throated Longclaw 1,806
Wattle-eyes, Batises Black-throated Wattle-eye 291
Wattle-eyes, Batises Cape Batis 184
Wattle-eyes, Batises Chinspot Batis 14,497
Waxbills, Munias & Allies African Firefinch 2,253
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Black-and-white Mannikin 264
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Black-faced Waxbill 4
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Blue Waxbill 16,031
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Bronze mannikin 3,355
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Brown Firefinch 160
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Common Waxbill 3,615
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Cut-throat Finch 1,654
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Green-winged Pytilia 4,263
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Grey Waxbill 1
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Jameson’s Firefinch 2,749
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Magpie Mannikin 39
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Orange-breasted Waxbill 198
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Orange-winged Pytilia 73
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Pink-throated Twinspot 28
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Quailfinch 268
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Red-billed Firefinch 4,414
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Red-headed Finch 111
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Swee Waxbill 47
Waxbills, Munias & Allies Violet-eared Waxbill 199
Weavers, Widowbirds Cape Weaver 348
Weavers, Widowbirds Dark-backed Weaver 1
Weavers, Widowbirds Eastern Golden Weaver 17
Weavers, Widowbirds Fan-tailed Widowbird 939
Weavers, Widowbirds Holub’s Golden Weaver 1,210
Weavers, Widowbirds Lesser Masked Weaver 3,717
Weavers, Widowbirds Long-tailed Widowbird 2
Weavers, Widowbirds Red-billed Buffalo Weaver 7,669
Weavers, Widowbirds Red-billed Quelea 8,667
Weavers, Widowbirds Red-collared Widowbird 1,289
Weavers, Widowbirds Scaly-feathered Weaver 9
Weavers, Widowbirds Southern Brown-throated Weaver 47
Weavers, Widowbirds Southern Masked Weaver 4,691
Weavers, Widowbirds Southern Red Bishop 2,200
Weavers, Widowbirds Spectacled Weaver 6,058
Weavers, Widowbirds Thick-billed Weaver 1,888
Weavers, Widowbirds Village Weaver 3,187
Weavers, Widowbirds White-browed Sparrow-Weaver 133
Weavers, Widowbirds White-winged Widowbird 2,870
Weavers, Widowbirds Yellow-crowned Bishop 49
White-eyes Northern Yellow White-eye 298
Wood Hoopoes Common Scimitarbill 5,427
Wood Hoopoes Green Wood Hoopoe 9,599
Woodpeckers Bearded Woodpecker 4,538
Woodpeckers Bennett’s Woodpecker 1,433
Woodpeckers Cardinal Woodpecker 6,191
Woodpeckers Golden-tailed Woodpecker 6,875
Woodpeckers Olive Woodpecker 187
Woodpeckers Red-throated Wryneck 368


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