eBird Field Checklist
Southern Africa
987 species (+253 other taxa) - Year-round, All years
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Common Ostrich
Cassowaries and Emu
White-faced Whistling-Duck
Black-bellied Whistling-Duck
Fulvous Whistling-Duck
whistling-duck sp.
White-backed Duck
Bar-headed Goose
Graylag Goose
Domestic goose sp. (Domestic type)
Mute Swan
Black Swan
swan sp.
Knob-billed Duck
goose sp.
Egyptian Goose
South African Shelduck
Common Shelduck
Spur-winged Goose
Muscovy Duck
African Pygmy-Goose
Ringed Teal
Wood Duck
Mandarin Duck
Blue-billed Teal
Cape Shoveler
Northern Shoveler
African Black Duck
Yellow-billed Duck
Wood Duck x Mallard (hybrid)
Yellow-billed Duck x Mallard (hybrid)
Cape Teal
Red-billed Duck
Northern Pintail
Anas sp.
teal sp.
dabbling duck sp.
Red-crested Pochard
Southern Pochard
Ruddy Duck
White-headed Duck
Maccoa Duck
duck sp.
waterfowl sp.
Grouse, Quail, and Allies
Helmeted Guineafowl
Southern Crested Guineafowl
crested guineafowl sp.
Wild Turkey
Indian Peafowl
Red Junglefowl
Crested Francolin
Coqui Francolin
Red-winged Francolin
Gray-winged Francolin
Orange River Francolin
Shelley's Francolin
Blue Quail
Common Quail
Harlequin Quail
old world quail sp.
Hartlaub's Spurfowl
Red-billed Spurfowl
Cape Spurfowl
Natal Spurfowl
Swainson's Spurfowl
Red-necked Spurfowl
francolin/spurfowl sp.
Greater Flamingo
Lesser Flamingo
Greater/Lesser Flamingo
flamingo sp.
Little Grebe
Great Crested Grebe
Eared Grebe
Podiceps sp.
grebe sp.
Pigeons and Doves
Rock Pigeon
Speckled Pigeon
Rameron Pigeon
Delegorgue's Pigeon
Columba sp.
Lemon Dove
European Turtle-Dove
African Collared-Dove
Mourning Collared-Dove
Red-eyed Dove
Ring-necked Dove
Streptopelia sp.
Laughing Dove
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove
Blue-spotted Wood-Dove
Tambourine Dove
Namaqua Dove
Croaking Ground Dove
African Green-Pigeon
pigeon/dove sp.
Namaqua Sandgrouse
Yellow-throated Sandgrouse
Double-banded Sandgrouse
Burchell's Sandgrouse
sandgrouse sp.
Kori Bustard
Ludwig's Bustard
Denham's Bustard
White-bellied Bustard
Blue Bustard
Karoo Bustard
Rüppell's Bustard
Red-crested Bustard
Black Bustard
White-quilled Bustard
Black-bellied Bustard
bustard sp.
Livingstone's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
Knysna Turaco
Tauraco sp.
Purple-crested Turaco
Violet Turaco
Ross's Turaco
Gray Go-away-bird
turaco sp.
Senegal Coucal
Coppery-tailed Coucal
White-browed Coucal
Black Coucal
coucal sp.
Green Malkoha
Great Spotted Cuckoo
Levaillant's Cuckoo
Pied Cuckoo
Thick-billed Cuckoo
Dideric Cuckoo
Klaas's Cuckoo
Dideric/Klaas's Cuckoo
African Emerald Cuckoo
Chrysococcyx sp.
Barred Long-tailed Cuckoo
Black Cuckoo
Red-chested Cuckoo
Lesser Cuckoo
African Cuckoo
Madagascar Cuckoo
Common Cuckoo
African/Common Cuckoo
Cuculus sp.
cuckoo sp. (Cuculidae sp.)
Pennant-winged Nightjar
Eurasian Nightjar
Rufous-cheeked Nightjar
Fiery-necked Nightjar
Swamp Nightjar
Freckled Nightjar
Square-tailed Nightjar
Caprimulgus sp.
nightjar sp.
Mottled Spinetail
Bat-like Spinetail
Scarce Swift
Alpine Swift
Mottled Swift
Common Swift
African Swift
Common/African Swift
Forbes-Watson's Swift
Bradfield's Swift
Little Swift
Horus Swift
White-rumped Swift
Apus sp.
Apus/Tachymarptis sp.
African Palm Swift
large swift sp.
small swift sp.
swift sp.
Buff-spotted Flufftail
Red-chested Flufftail
Streaky-breasted Flufftail
Striped Flufftail
White-winged Flufftail
flufftail sp.
Rails, Gallinules, and Allies
African Rail
Corn Crake
African Crake
Spotted Crake
Lesser Moorhen
Eurasian Moorhen
Eurasian Moorhen/Common Gallinule
Red-knobbed Coot
Allen's Gallinule
Purple Gallinule
African Swamphen
moorhen/coot/gallinule sp.
White-breasted Waterhen
Striped Crake
Black Crake
Little Crake
Baillon's Crake
rail/crake sp.
African Finfoot
Gray Crowned-Crane
Blue Crane
Wattled Crane
crane sp.
Black-faced Sheathbill
Snowy Sheathbill
Spotted Thick-knee
Water Thick-knee
Burhinus sp.
Black-winged Stilt
Pied Avocet
Eurasian Oystercatcher
African Oystercatcher
oystercatcher sp.
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Pacific Golden-Plover
Common Ringed Plover
Three-banded Plover
Little Ringed Plover
Charadrius sp.
Long-toed Lapwing
Blacksmith Lapwing
Spur-winged Lapwing
White-crowned Lapwing
Blacksmith x White-crowned Lapwing (hybrid)
Senegal Lapwing
Black-winged Lapwing
Crowned Lapwing
Wattled Lapwing
lapwing sp.
Caspian Plover
Tibetan Sand-Plover
Greater Sand-Plover
sand-plover sp.
Kittlitz's Plover
Chestnut-banded Plover
White-fronted Plover
small plover sp.
plover sp.
Greater Painted-Snipe
Lesser Jacana
African Jacana
jacana sp.
Eurasian Curlew
Whimbrel/Eurasian Curlew
Bar-tailed Godwit
Black-tailed Godwit
Hudsonian Godwit
godwit sp.
Asian Dowitcher
Great Snipe
African Snipe
snipe sp.
Wilson's Phalarope
Red Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Terek Sandpiper
Common Sandpiper
Green Sandpiper
Marsh Sandpiper
Wood Sandpiper
Common Redshank
Lesser Yellowlegs
Spotted Redshank
Common Greenshank
Tringa sp.
Ruddy Turnstone
Great Knot
Red Knot
Broad-billed Sandpiper
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
Curlew Sandpiper
Temminck's Stint
Red-necked Stint
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Little Stint
Red-necked/Little Stint
White-rumped Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
peep sp.
Calidris sp.
Scolopacidae sp.
large shorebird sp.
Small Buttonquail
Black-rumped Buttonquail
Fynbos Buttonquail
buttonquail sp.
Bronze-winged Courser
Three-banded Courser
Double-banded Courser
Burchell's Courser
Temminck's Courser
courser sp.
Rock Pratincole
Black-winged Pratincole
Collared Pratincole
Black-winged/Collared Pratincole
pratincole sp.
shorebird sp.
Skuas and Jaegers
Long-tailed Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
Long-tailed/Parasitic Jaeger
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic/Pomarine Jaeger
Brown Skua
South Polar Skua
jaeger sp.
skua sp.
jaeger/skua sp.
Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers
Sabine's Gull
Black-headed Gull
Gray-hooded Gull
Hartlaub's Gull
Gray-hooded x Hartlaub's Gull (hybrid)
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Sooty Gull
Kelp Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Larus sp.
gull sp.
African Skimmer
Black Skimmer
Brown Noddy
Lesser Noddy
Sooty Tern
Bridled Tern
Sooty/Bridled Tern
Little Tern
Saunders's Tern
Little/Saunders's Tern
Damara Tern
Sternula sp.
Gull-billed Tern
Caspian Tern
Whiskered Tern
Black Tern
White-winged Tern
Chlidonias sp.
Arctic Tern
Antarctic Tern
Kerguelen Tern
Common Tern
Common/Arctic Tern
White-cheeked Tern
Black-naped Tern
Roseate Tern
Sterna sp.
Sandwich Tern
Elegant Tern
Sandwich x Elegant Tern (hybrid)
Lesser Crested Tern
Great Crested Tern
large tern sp.
tern sp.
gull/tern sp.
White-tailed Tropicbird
Red-tailed Tropicbird
tropicbird sp.
King Penguin
Gentoo Penguin
African Penguin
Macaroni Penguin
Southern Rockhopper Penguin
Moseley's Rockhopper Penguin
penguin sp.
Northern Royal Albatross
Southern Royal Albatross
Northern/Southern Royal Albatross
Snowy Albatross
Tristan Albatross
Snowy/Tristan/Antipodean Albatross
large albatross sp.
Sooty Albatross
Light-mantled Albatross
Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross
Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross
Atlantic/Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross
Gray-headed Albatross
Buller's Albatross
White-capped Albatross
Salvin's Albatross
Chatham Albatross
White-capped/Salvin's/Chatham Albatross
Black-browed Albatross
small albatross sp.
albatross sp.
Wilson's Storm-Petrel
Pincoya Storm-Petrel
Gray-backed Storm-Petrel
White-faced Storm-Petrel
White-bellied Storm-Petrel
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel
White-bellied/Black-bellied Storm-Petrel
European Storm-Petrel
Leach's Storm-Petrel
Swinhoe's Storm-Petrel
Matsudaira's Storm-Petrel
storm-petrel sp.
Petrels, Shearwaters, and Diving-Petrels
Southern Giant-Petrel
Northern Giant-Petrel
Southern/Northern Giant-Petrel
Southern Fulmar
Antarctic Petrel
Cape Petrel
Kerguelen Petrel
Great-winged Petrel
Gray-faced Petrel
Soft-plumaged Petrel
Barau's Petrel
White-headed Petrel
Atlantic Petrel
Pterodroma sp.
Blue Petrel
Fairy Prion
Broad-billed Prion
Salvin's Prion
Salvin's/MacGillivray's Prion
Antarctic Prion
Slender-billed Prion
prion sp.
Bulwer's Petrel
Jouanin's Petrel
Tahiti Petrel
Gray Petrel
White-chinned Petrel
Spectacled Petrel
Procellaria sp.
Streaked Shearwater
Cory's Shearwater
Flesh-footed Shearwater
Great Shearwater
Wedge-tailed Shearwater
Sooty Shearwater
Short-tailed Shearwater
Manx Shearwater
Little Shearwater
Subantarctic Shearwater
Little/Subantarctic Shearwater
Tropical Shearwater
shearwater sp.
Common Diving-Petrel
South Georgia Diving-Petrel
diving-petrel sp.
procellariid sp.
African Openbill
Black Stork
Abdim's Stork
African Woolly-necked Stork
White Stork
Saddle-billed Stork
Marabou Stork
Yellow-billed Stork
stork sp.
Frigatebirds, Boobies, and Gannets
Lesser Frigatebird
Great Frigatebird
frigatebird sp.
Cape Gannet
Australasian Gannet
Red-footed Booby
Brown Booby
booby sp.
Cormorants and Anhingas
African Darter
Long-tailed Cormorant
Crowned Cormorant
Bank Cormorant
Cape Cormorant
Great Cormorant
Crozet Shag
cormorant sp.
Great White Pelican
Pink-backed Pelican
pelican sp.
Shoebill and Hammerkop
Herons, Ibis, and Allies
Great Bittern
Dwarf Bittern
Little Bittern
Black-crowned Night Heron
Little Blue Heron
Slaty Egret
Black Heron
Snowy Egret
Little Egret
White-backed Night Heron
Striated Heron
Rufous-bellied Heron
Squacco Heron
Malagasy Pond-Heron
pond-heron sp.
Western Cattle Egret
Western/Eastern Cattle Egret
Great Egret
Yellow-billed Egret
Great/Yellow-billed Egret
Gray Heron
Purple Heron
Black-headed Heron
Goliath Heron
Ardea sp.
heron sp.
white egret sp.
Glossy Ibis
African Sacred Ibis
African/Malagasy Sacred Ibis
Southern Bald Ibis
Hadada Ibis
ibis sp.
African Spoonbill
Vultures, Hawks, and Allies
new world vulture sp.
Black-winged Kite
African Harrier-Hawk
Palm-nut Vulture
Bearded Vulture
Egyptian Vulture
European Honey-buzzard
Oriental Honey-buzzard
European x Oriental Honey-buzzard (hybrid)
African Cuckoo-Hawk
White-headed Vulture
Lappet-faced Vulture
Hooded Vulture
White-backed Vulture
Rüppell's Griffon
White-backed Vulture/Rüppell's Griffon
Cape Griffon
White-backed Vulture/Cape Griffon
Gyps sp.
old world vulture sp.
Black-chested Snake-Eagle
Brown Snake-Eagle
Fasciated Snake-Eagle
Banded Snake-Eagle
snake-eagle sp.
Bat Hawk
Crowned Eagle
Martial Eagle
Long-crested Eagle
Lesser Spotted Eagle
Wahlberg's Eagle
Booted Eagle
Ayres's Hawk-Eagle
Tawny Eagle
Steppe Eagle
Tawny/Steppe Eagle
Verreaux's Eagle
African Hawk-Eagle
Aquila sp.
Clanga/Aquila sp.
Lizard Buzzard
Dark Chanting-Goshawk
Pale Chanting-Goshawk
Gabar Goshawk
Western Marsh Harrier
African Marsh Harrier
Black Harrier
Pallid Harrier
Montagu's Harrier
Pallid/Montagu's Harrier
harrier sp.
African Goshawk
Little Sparrowhawk
Ovambo Sparrowhawk
Rufous-breasted Sparrowhawk
Black Goshawk
Accipiter sp.
Black Kite
African Fish-Eagle
Common Buzzard
Forest Buzzard
Elgin Buzzard (undescribed form)
Red-necked Buzzard
Augur Buzzard
Jackal Buzzard
Buteo sp.
Buteo/eagle sp.
hawk sp.
eagle sp.
African Grass-Owl
Barn Owl
African Scops-Owl
Southern White-faced Owl
Spotted Eagle-Owl
Cape Eagle-Owl
Bubo sp.
Verreaux's Eagle-Owl
Pel's Fishing-Owl
Pearl-spotted Owlet
African Barred Owlet
African Wood-Owl
Marsh Owl
Asio sp.
owl sp.
Speckled Mousebird
White-backed Mousebird
Red-faced Mousebird
mousebird sp.
Trogons and Quetzals
Narina Trogon
Eurasian Hoopoe
Woodhoopoes and Scimitarbills
Green Woodhoopoe
Violet Woodhoopoe
Green/Violet Woodhoopoe
Common Scimitarbill
woodhoopoe/scimitarbill sp.
Southern Ground-Hornbill
Crowned Hornbill
Bradfield's Hornbill
African Gray Hornbill
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
Monteiro's Hornbill
Southern Red-billed Hornbill
Damara Red-billed Hornbill
Southern x Damara Red-billed Hornbill (hybrid)
Tockus sp.
Silvery-cheeked Hornbill
Trumpeter Hornbill
hornbill sp.
Half-collared Kingfisher
Malachite Kingfisher
African Pygmy Kingfisher
Gray-headed Kingfisher
Woodland Kingfisher
Mangrove Kingfisher
Brown-hooded Kingfisher
Striped Kingfisher
Giant Kingfisher
Pied Kingfisher
kingfisher sp.
Bee-eaters, Rollers, and Allies
White-fronted Bee-eater
Little Bee-eater
Swallow-tailed Bee-eater
White-throated Bee-eater
Böhm's Bee-eater
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater
Madagascar Bee-eater
European Bee-eater
Northern Carmine Bee-eater
Southern Carmine Bee-eater
bee-eater sp.
European Roller
Lilac-breasted Roller
Racket-tailed Roller
Rufous-crowned Roller
roller sp.
Broad-billed Roller
Barbets and Toucans
Crested Barbet
Green Barbet
White-eared Barbet
Whyte's Barbet
Green Tinkerbird
Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird
Red-fronted Tinkerbird
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird
tinkerbird sp.
Pied Barbet
Black-collared Barbet
african barbet sp.
Green-backed Honeyguide
Wahlberg's Honeyguide
small honeyguide sp.
Pallid Honeyguide
Lesser Honeyguide
Scaly-throated Honeyguide
Greater Honeyguide
large honeyguide sp.
honeyguide sp.
Rufous-necked Wryneck
Bearded Woodpecker
Cardinal Woodpecker
Olive Woodpecker
Ground Woodpecker
Green-backed Woodpecker
Bennett's Woodpecker
Reichenow's Woodpecker
Knysna Woodpecker
Golden-tailed Woodpecker
woodpecker sp.
Falcons and Caracaras
Pygmy Falcon
Lesser Kestrel
Lesser/Eurasian Kestrel
Rock Kestrel
Greater Kestrel
Gray Kestrel
Dickinson's Kestrel
Red-necked Falcon
Red-footed Falcon
Amur Falcon
Red-footed/Amur Falcon
Eleonora's Falcon
Sooty Falcon
Eurasian Hobby
Amur Falcon/Eurasian Hobby
African Hobby
Lanner Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Taita Falcon
large falcon sp.
small falcon sp.
falcon sp.
diurnal raptor sp.
Yellow-crested Cockatoo
Parrots, Parakeets, and Allies
Rose-ringed Parakeet
Alexandrine/Rose-ringed Parakeet
Turquoise Parrot
Eastern Rosella
lorikeet sp.
Rosy-faced Lovebird
Fischer's Lovebird
Yellow-collared Lovebird
Lilian's Lovebird
Domestic lovebird sp. (Domestic type)
lovebird sp.
Brown-necked Parrot
Cape Parrot
Meyer's Parrot
Rüppell's Parrot
Brown-headed Parrot
parakeet sp.
parrot sp.
African and Green Broadbills
African Broadbill
Old World Pittas
African Pitta
Gray Cuckooshrike
White-breasted Cuckooshrike
Black Cuckooshrike
Old World Orioles
Eurasian Golden Oriole
African Golden Oriole
Green-headed Oriole
African Black-headed Oriole
old world oriole sp.
Wattle-eyes and Batises
White-tailed Shrike
Black-throated Wattle-eye
Cape Batis
Cape/Malawi Batis
Woodwards' Batis
Chinspot Batis
Pale Batis
Pririt Batis
batis sp.
Vangas, Helmetshrikes, and Allies
White Helmetshrike
Red-billed Helmetshrike
Retz's Helmetshrike
Chestnut-fronted Helmetshrike
Black-and-white Shrike-flycatcher
Bushshrikes and Allies
Black-backed Puffback
puffback sp.
Marsh Tchagra
Black-crowned Tchagra
Brown-crowned Tchagra
Southern Tchagra
tchagra sp.
Tropical Boubou
Gabon Boubou
Southern Boubou
Crimson-breasted Gonolek
boubou sp.
Sulphur-breasted Bushshrike
Olive Bushshrike
Black-fronted Bushshrike
Four-colored Bushshrike
Gray-headed Bushshrike
bushshrike sp.
Square-tailed Drongo
Fork-tailed Drongo
drongo sp.
Monarch Flycatchers
African Crested Flycatcher
African Paradise-Flycatcher
Red-backed Shrike
Lesser Gray Shrike
Magpie Shrike
Southern Fiscal
Northern/Southern Fiscal (Common Fiscal)
Souza's Shrike
shrike sp.
White-crowned Shrike
Jays, Magpies, Crows, and Ravens
House Crow
Cape Crow
Pied Crow
crow sp.
White-necked Raven
crow/raven sp.
corvid sp.
Cape Rockjumper
Drakensberg Rockjumper
Yellow-bellied Hyliota
Southern Hyliota
Fairy Flycatchers
Fairy Flycatcher
White-tailed Crested Flycatcher
Tits, Chickadees, and Titmice
Rufous-bellied Tit
Southern Black-Tit
Carp's Tit
Miombo Tit
Ashy Tit
Gray Tit
Penduline-Tits and Verdin
African Penduline-Tit
Southern Penduline-Tit
Spike-heeled Lark
Gray's Lark
Short-clawed Lark
Karoo Long-billed Lark
Eastern Long-billed Lark
Cape Lark
long-billed lark sp.
Dusky Lark
Black-eared Sparrow-Lark
Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark
Gray-backed Sparrow-Lark
Sabota Lark
Fawn-colored Lark
Karoo Lark
Red Lark
Dune Lark
Rudd's Lark
Cape Clapper Lark
Eastern Clapper Lark
Rufous-naped Lark
Flappet Lark
Monotonous Lark
Melodious Lark
Mirafra sp.
Red-capped Lark
Stark's Lark
Sclater's Lark
Pink-billed Lark
Botha's Lark
Large-billed Lark
lark sp.
Eastern Nicator
Crombecs, Longbills, and Allies
Red-faced Crombec
Cape Crombec
crombec sp.
Moustached Grass-Warbler
Cape Grassbird
Victorin's Warbler
Cisticolas and Allies
Yellow-bellied Eremomela
Greencap Eremomela
Yellow-rumped Eremomela
Burnt-neck Eremomela
eremomela sp.
Roberts's Warbler
Namaqua Warbler
Stierling's Wren-Warbler
Miombo/Stierling's Wren-Warbler
Barred Wren-Warbler
Green-backed Camaroptera
camaroptera sp.
Bar-throated Apalis
Yellow-breasted Apalis
Rudd's Apalis
Black-headed Apalis
Chirinda Apalis
apalis sp.
Tawny-flanked Prinia
Black-chested Prinia
Karoo Prinia
Drakensberg Prinia
Red-winged Prinia
prinia sp.
Kopje Warbler
Rufous-eared Warbler
Red-faced Cisticola
Singing Cisticola
Rock-loving Cisticola
Rattling Cisticola
Tinkling Cisticola
Red-headed Cisticola
Wailing Cisticola
Luapula Cisticola
Chirping Cisticola
Rufous-winged Cisticola
Levaillant's Cisticola
Croaking Cisticola
Piping Cisticola
Siffling Cisticola
Zitting Cisticola
Desert Cisticola
Cloud Cisticola
Pale-crowned Cisticola
Wing-snapping Cisticola
cisticola sp.
Reed Warblers and Allies
African Yellow-Warbler
Upcher's Warbler
Olive-tree Warbler
Icterine Warbler
Hippolais sp.
Sedge Warbler
Marsh Warbler
Common Reed Warbler
Marsh/Common Reed Warbler
Basra Reed Warbler
Lesser Swamp Warbler
Greater Swamp Warbler
Great Reed Warbler
Acrocephalus sp.
Grassbirds and Allies
River Warbler
Fan-tailed Grassbird
Knysna Warbler
Barratt's Warbler
Little Rush Warbler
Bradypterus sp.
Martins and Swallows
Black Sawwing
sawwing sp.
Gray-rumped Swallow
Mascarene Martin
Banded Martin
Plain Martin
Bank Swallow
Riparia sp.
Rock Martin
Montane Blue Swallow
Hirundo sp.
Pearl-breasted Swallow
Barn Swallow
Angola Swallow
White-throated Swallow
Wire-tailed Swallow
Western House-Martin
Western/Siberian House-Martin
Greater Striped Swallow
Red-rumped Swallow
Lesser Striped Swallow
Greater/Lesser Striped Swallow
Rufous-chested Swallow
Mosque Swallow
Cecropis sp.
South African Swallow
swallow sp.
Sombre Greenbul
Yellow-throated Greenbul
Yellow-bellied Greenbul
Stripe-cheeked Greenbul
Tiny Greenbul
Yellow-streaked Greenbul
Terrestrial Brownbul
Phyllastrephus sp.
greenbul sp.
Common Bulbul
Black-fronted Bulbul
Cape Bulbul
Pycnonotus sp.
Microtarsus/Rubigula/Pycnonotus sp.
Leaf Warblers
Wood Warbler
Willow Warbler
Yellow-throated Woodland-Warbler
Phylloscopus sp.
Bush Warblers and Allies
Livingstone's Flycatcher
Sylviid Warblers
Eurasian Blackcap
Garden Warbler
Bush Blackcap
Layard's Warbler
Chestnut-vented Warbler
Lesser Whitethroat
Greater Whitethroat
Sylvia/Curruca sp.
old world warbler sp.
White-eyes, Yuhinas, and Allies
Orange River White-eye
Cape White-eye
Southern Yellow White-eye
Zosterops sp.
white-eye sp.
Laughingthrushes and Allies
Arrow-marked Babbler
Bare-cheeked Babbler
Southern Pied-Babbler
Hartlaub's Babbler
Black-faced Babbler
Argya/Turdoides sp.
African Spotted Creeper
Red-billed Oxpecker
Yellow-billed Oxpecker
Red-billed/Yellow-billed Oxpecker
Starlings and Mynas
European Starling
Wattled Starling
Common Myna
Violet-backed Starling
Pale-winged Starling
Red-winged Starling
Black-bellied Starling
Burchell's Starling
Meves's Starling
African Pied Starling
Lesser Blue-eared Starling
Sharp-tailed Starling
Greater Blue-eared Starling
Cape Starling
Lamprotornis sp.
myna/starling sp.
Spotted Ground-Thrush
Orange Ground-Thrush
Groundscraper Thrush
Kurrichane Thrush
Olive Thrush
Karoo Thrush
Olive/Karoo Thrush
Turdus sp.
thrush sp.
Old World Flycatchers
African Dusky Flycatcher
Spotted Flycatcher
Muscicapa sp.
Marico Flycatcher
Bradornis sp.
Muscicapa/Bradornis sp.
Pale Flycatcher
Chat Flycatcher
Gray Tit-Flycatcher
Ashy Flycatcher
Herero Chat
Fiscal Flycatcher
Southern Black-Flycatcher
Karoo Scrub-Robin
Brown Scrub-Robin
Bearded Scrub-Robin
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin
Kalahari Scrub-Robin
Red-backed Scrub-Robin
scrub-robin sp.
Cape Robin-Chat
White-throated Robin-Chat
White-browed Robin-Chat
Red-capped Robin-Chat
Chorister Robin-Chat
robin-chat sp.
Angola Cave-Chat
Collared Palm-Thrush
Rufous-tailed Palm-Thrush
White-starred Robin
Swynnerton's Robin
White-chested Alethe
East Coast Akalat
White-throated Robin
Thrush Nightingale
European Pied Flycatcher
Collared Flycatcher
European Pied/Collared/Semicollared Flycatcher
Common Redstart
Short-toed Rock-Thrush
Sentinel Rock-Thrush
Miombo Rock-Thrush
Cape Rock-Thrush
rock-thrush sp.
African Stonechat
Saxicola sp.
Buff-streaked Chat
Sickle-winged Chat
Karoo Chat
Tractrac Chat
Mocking Cliff-Chat
Southern Anteater-Chat
Mountain Wheatear
Arnot's Chat
Northern Wheatear
Capped Wheatear
Pied Wheatear
Familiar Chat
wheatear sp.
Boulder Chat
muscicapid sp.
Gurney's Sugarbird
Cape Sugarbird
Sunbirds and Spiderhunters
Plain-backed Sunbird
Western Violet-backed Sunbird
Collared Sunbird
Orange-breasted Sunbird
Olive Sunbird
Mouse-colored Sunbird
Amethyst Sunbird
Scarlet-chested Sunbird
Bronze Sunbird
Malachite Sunbird
Eastern Miombo Sunbird
Southern Double-collared Sunbird
Neergaard's Sunbird
Greater Double-collared Sunbird
Marico Sunbird
Shelley's Sunbird
Purple-banded Sunbird
White-breasted Sunbird
Variable Sunbird
Dusky Sunbird
Copper Sunbird
Cinnyris sp.
sunbird sp.
Weavers and Allies
Red-billed Buffalo-Weaver
Scaly Weaver
White-browed Sparrow-Weaver
Sociable Weaver
Red-headed Weaver
Spectacled Weaver
Cape Weaver
African Golden-Weaver
Holub's Golden-Weaver
Southern Brown-throated Weaver
Lesser Masked-Weaver
Southern Masked-Weaver
Village Weaver
Chestnut Weaver
Forest Weaver
Olive-headed Weaver
Ploceus sp.
Red-headed Quelea
Red-billed Quelea
quelea sp.
Southern Red Bishop
Black-winged Bishop
Yellow-crowned Bishop
Yellow Bishop
White-winged Widowbird
Yellow-mantled Widowbird
Red-collared Widowbird
Red-cowled/Red-collared Widowbird
Fan-tailed Widowbird
Long-tailed Widowbird
Euplectes sp.
Grosbeak Weaver
Zebra Finch
Bronze Mannikin
Magpie Mannikin
Black-and-white Mannikin
Java Sparrow
Scaly-breasted Munia
Lonchura sp.
Yellow-bellied Waxbill
Swee Waxbill
Green-backed Twinspot
Red-faced Crimsonwing
Black-faced Waxbill
Black-tailed Waxbill
Cinderella Waxbill
Common Waxbill
waxbill sp.
Red-headed Finch
Zebra Waxbill
Violet-eared Waxbill
Southern Cordonbleu
cordonbleu sp.
Lesser Seedcracker
Green-winged Pytilia
Orange-winged Pytilia
pytilia sp.
Peters's Twinspot
Pink-throated Twinspot
Red-billed Firefinch
African Firefinch
Jameson's Firefinch
Brown Firefinch
firefinch sp.
estrildid finch sp.
Indigobirds and Whydahs
Pin-tailed Whydah
Broad-tailed Paradise-Whydah
Eastern Paradise-Whydah
Shaft-tailed Whydah
Village Indigobird
Variable Indigobird
Purple Indigobird
Green Indigobird
whydah sp.
indigobird sp.
Vidua sp.
Parasitic Weaver
Old World Sparrows
House Sparrow
Great Rufous Sparrow
Cape Sparrow
Northern Gray-headed Sparrow
Southern Gray-headed Sparrow
Passer sp.
Yellow-throated Bush Sparrow
Wagtails and Pipits
Cape Wagtail
Mountain Wagtail
Gray Wagtail
Western Yellow Wagtail
Citrine Wagtail
African Pied Wagtail
White Wagtail
wagtail sp.
African Pipit
Mountain Pipit
Woodland Pipit
Nicholson's Pipit
Plain-backed Pipit
Buffy Pipit
Striped Pipit
Yellow-tufted Pipit
Tree Pipit
Red-throated Pipit
Short-tailed Pipit
Bush Pipit
pipit sp.
Golden Pipit
Yellow-breasted Pipit
Orange-throated Longclaw
Yellow-throated Longclaw
Rosy-throated Longclaw
longclaw sp.
Finches, Euphonias, and Allies
Common Chaffinch
Yellow-fronted Canary
Forest Canary
Black-throated Canary
Lemon-breasted Seedeater
Brimstone Canary
Yellow Canary
White-throated Canary
Protea Canary
Black-eared Seedeater
Streaky-headed Seedeater
Cape Siskin
Drakensberg Siskin
african seedeater sp.
Cape Canary
Black-headed Canary
Serinus sp.
finch sp.
Old World Buntings
Cabanis's Bunting
Golden-breasted Bunting
Cape Bunting
Lark-like Bunting
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
Emberiza sp.
Cardinals, Grosbeaks, and Allies
Passerina sp.
passerine sp.
bird sp.