List of Birds of the Magaliesberg

 

List of birds of the Magaliesberg, by John Wesson
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1 Ostrich
6 Great crested Grebe
7 Black necked Grebe
8 Little Grebe
49 Great white Pelican
50 Pink Backed Pelican
55 Whitebrested Comorant
58 Reed Comorant
60 African Darter
62 Grey Heron
63 Blackheaded Heron
64 Goliath Heron
65 Purple Heron
66 Great egret
67 Little Egret
68 Yellowbilled Egret
69 Black Heron
70 Slaty Egret
71 Cattle Egret
72 Squacco Heron
74 Green Backed Heron
76 Black Crowned Night Heron
77 Whitebacked Night Heron
78 Little Bittern
79 Dwarf Bitten
80 Bittern
81 Hamerkop
83 White Stork
84 Black Stork
85 Abdims Stork
87 African Openbill
88 Saddlebill Stork
89 Marabou Stork
90 Yellowbilled Stork
91 Sacred Ibis
92 Southern Bald Ibis
93 Glossy Ibis
94 Hadeda Ibis
95 African Spoonbill
96 Greater Flamingo
97 Lesser Falmingo
99 Whitefaced Duck
100 Fulvous Duck
101 Whitebacked Duck
102 Eqyptian Goose
103 SA Shellduck
104 Yellowbilled Duck
105 African Balck Duck
106 Cape Teal
107 Hottentot Teal
108 Redbilled Teal
112 Cape Shoveller
113 Southern Pochard
114 African Pygmyn Goose
115 Comb Duck
116 Spurwinged Goose
117 Maccoa Duck
118 Secretary Bird
120 Egyptian Vulture
121 Hooded Vulture
939 Ruppel’s Vulture
122 Cape Vulture
123 Whitebacked Vulture
124 Lappetfaced Vulture
126 Black Kite
126.1 Yellowbilled kite
127 Blackshouldered Kite
128 African Cuckoo Hawk
130 European Honey Buzzard
131 Verreaux’ s Eagle
132 Tawny Eagle
133 Steppe Eagle
134 Lesser Spotted Eagle
135 Wahlbergs Eagle
136 Booted Eagle
137 African Hawk Eagle
138 Ayres Eagle
140 Martial Eagle
142 Brown Snake Eagle
143 Blackchested Eagle
148 African Fish Eagle
149 Steppe Buzzard
150 Forest Buzzard
152 Jackal Buzzard
154 Lizzard Buzzard
156 Ovambo Sparrowhawk
157 Little Sparrowhawk
158 Black Sparrowhawk
159 Shikra
160 African Goshawk
161 Gabar Goshawk
162 Pale Chanting Goshawk
164 Western Marsh Harrier
165 African Marsh Harrier
166 Montagus Harrier
167 Pallid Harrier
168 Black Harrier
169 African Harrier-hawk
170 Osprey
171 Peregrine Falcon
172 Lanner Falcon
173 Eurasian Hobby
179 Western Redfooted Falcon
180 Amur Falcon
181 Rock Kestrel
182 Greater Kestrel
183 Lesser Kestrel
188 Coqui Francolin
189 Crested Francolin
191 Shelleys Francolin
192 Redwinged Francolin
193 Orange River Francolin
196 Natal Spurfowl
199 Swainsons Spurfowl
200 Common Quail
201 Harlequin Quail
203 Helmeted Guineafowl Blackrumped Button
Quail
205 Kurrichane Button Quail
208 Blue Crane
210 African Rail
211 Corncrake
212 African Crake
213 Black Crake
214 Spotted Crake
215 Baillons Crake
217 Redchested Flufftail
223 African Purple Swamp Hen
224 Allen’s Gallinule
226 Common Moorhen
227 Lesser Moorhen
228 Redknobbed Coot
229 African Finfoot
230 Kori Bustard
233 Barrow’s Korhaan
237 Redcrested Korhaan
238 Blackbellied Bustard
239 North Black Korhaan
240 African Jacana
241 Lesser Jacana
242 Greater Painted Snipe
245 Common Ringed Plover
247 Chestnutbanded Plover
248 Kittlitzs Plover
249 Threebanded Plover
252 Caspian Plover
254 Grey Plover

255 Crowned Lapwing
256 Blacksmith Lapwing
260 Wattled Lapwing
262 Ruddy Turnstone
264 Common Sandpiper
265 Green Sandpiper
266 Wood Sandpiper
269 Marsh Sandpiper
270 Common Greenshank
272 Curlew Sandpiper
274 Little Stint
281 Sanderling
284 Ruff
286 African Snipe
294 Pied Avocet
295 Black Winged Stilt
297 Spotted Thick-knee
298 Water Thick-knee
300 Temmicks Courser
303 Bronzewinged Courser
305 Blackwinged Pratincole
313 Lesser Blackbacked Gull
315 Greyheaded Gull
322 Caspian Tern
338 Whiskered Tern
339 Whitewinged Tern
343 African Skimmer
347 Double banded Sandgrouse
348 Rock Dove
349 Speckled Pigeon
350 African Olive Pigeon
352 Redeyed Dove
354 Cape Turtle Dove
355 Laughing Dove
356 Namaqua Dove
358 Emeraldspotted Wood-dove
359 Tambourine Dove
361 African Green Pigeon
363 Brownheaded Parrot
364 Meyers Parrot
373 Grey Go-away-bird
374 European Common Cuckoo
375 African Common Cuckoo
377 Redchested Cuckoo
378 Black Cuckoo
380 Great Spotted Cuckoo
381 Levaillant’s Cuckoo
382 Jacobin Cuckoo
385 Klaas’s Cuckoo
386 Diederick’s Cuckoo
391 Burchells Coucal
392 Barn Owl
393 African Grass Owl
395 Marsh Owl
396 African Scops Owl
397 Southern Whitefaced Scops Owl
398 Pearlspotted Owlet
400 Cape Eagleowl
401 Spotted Eagleowl
402 Verreaux’s Eagleowl
404 European Nightjar
405 Fierynecked Nightjar
406 Rufous-cheeked Nightjar
408 Freckled Nightjar
411 Eurasian Swift
412 Black Swift
415 Whiterumped Swift
416 Horus Swift
417 Little Swift
418 Alpine Swift
421 African Palm Swift
424 Specked Mousebird
425 Whitbacked Mousebird
426 Redfaced Mousebird
428 Pied Kingfisher
429 Giant Kingfisher
430 Halfcollard Kingfisher
431 Malachite Kingfisher
432 African Pigmy Kingfisher
433 Woodland Kingfisher
435 Brownhooded Kingfisher
437 Striped Kingfisher
438 Eurasian Bee-eater
440 Bluecheeked Bee-eater
441 Southern Carmine Bee-eater
443 Whitefronted Bee-eater
444 Little Bee-eater
445 Swallowtailed Bee-eater
446 Eurasian Roller
447 Lilacbrested Roller
449 Purple Roller
451 African Hoopoe
452 Green Woodhoopoe
454 Scimitarbill
457 African Grey Hornbill
458 Redbilled Hornbill
459 Southern Yellowbilled Hornbill
464 Blackcollard Barbet
465 Acacia Pied Barbet
470 Yellowfronted Tinker Bird
473 Crested Barbet
474 Greater Honeyguide
476 Lesser Honeyguide
478 Brownbacked Honeybird
480 Ground Woodpecker
481 Bennets Woodpecker
483 Goldentailed Woodpecker
486 Cardinal Woodpecker
487 Bearded Woodpecker
489 Redthroated Wryneck
492 Melodious Lark
493 Monotonous Lark
494 Rufousnaped Lark
495 Eastern Clapper Lark
496 Flappet Lark
497 Fawncoloured Lark
498 Sabota Lark
500 Eastern Longbilled Lark
506 Spikeheeled Lark
507 Redcapped Lark
508 Pinkbilled Lark
515 Chestnutbacked Sparrowlark
518 Barn Swallow
520 Whitethroated Swallow
523 Pearlbreasted Swallow
524 Redbreasted Swallow
527 Lesser Striped Swallow
528 SA Cliff Swallow
529 Rock Martin
530 Common House Martin
532 Sand Martin
533 Brownthroated Martin
534 Banded Martin
538 Black Cuckoo Shrike
541 Forktailed Drongo
543 Eurasian Golden Oriole
544 African Golden Oriole
545 Blackheaded Oriole
547 Cape Crow
548 Pied Crow
550 Whitenecked Raven
552 Ashy Tit
554 Southern Black Tit
557 Cape Penduline Tit
558 Grey Penduline Tit
560 Arrowmarked Babbler
563 Southern Pied Babbler
567 Red-eyed Bulbul

568 Dark Capped Bulbul
576 Kurrichane Thrush
577 Olive Thrush577.1 Karroo Thrush
580 Groundscaper Thrush
581 Cape Rock -Thrush
582 Centinal Rock- Thrush
583 Short -toed Rock- Thrush
586 Mountain Wheatear
587 Capped Wheatear
588 Buffstreaked Chat
589 Familiar Chat
593 Mocking Cliff -Chat
595 Ant-eating Chat
596 African Stonechat
601 Cape Robin-Chat
602 Whitethroated Robin-Chat
613 Whitebrowed Scrub-Robin
615 Kalahari Scrub-Robin
619 Garden Warbler
621 Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler
624 Icterine Warbler
627 River warbler
628 Great Reed Warbler
631 African Reed Warbler
633 Marsh Warbler
634 Sedge Warbler
635 Lesser Swamp-Warbler
638 Little Rush-Warbler
643 Willow Warbler
645 Barthroated Apalis
651 Longbilled Chrombec
653 Yellowbellied Eromomela
655 Greencapped Eromomela
656 Burntnecked Eromomela
657.1 Greybacked Camaroptera
659 Stierling’s Wren-warbler
661 Cape Grass Bird
664 Zitting Cisticola
665 Desert Cisticola
667 Wingsnapping Cisticola
670 Wailing Cisticola
672 Rattling Cisticola
677 Levaillant’s Cisticola
679 Lazy cisticola
681 Neddicky
683 Tawnyflanked Prinia
685 Blackchested Prinia
689 Spotted Flycatcher
690 African Dusky Flycatcher
691 Ashy Flycatcher
693 Grey Tit-Flycatcher
694 Southern Black Flycatcher
695 Marico Flycatcher
696 Pale Flycatcher
698 Fiscal Flycatcher
701 Chinspot Batis
710 African Paradise Flycatcher
711 African Pied Wagtail
713 Cape Wagtail
714 Yellow Wagtail
716 African Pipit
717 Longbilled Pipit
718 Plainbacked Pipit
720 Striped pipit
723 Bushveld Pipit
727 Cape Longclaw
731 Lesser Grey Shrike
732 Common Fiscal Shrike
733 Redbacked Shrike
735 Magpie Shrike
736 Southern Boubou
739 Crimson Breasted Shrike
740 Black-backed Puffback
741 Brubru Shrike
743 Brown-crowned Tchagra
744 Black-crowned Tchagra
746 Bokmakierie
748 Orange-breasted Bush-Shrike
751 Grey-headed Bush-Shrike
753 White-crested Helmet-Shrike
756 Southern White-crowned Shrike
758 Common Myna
760 Wattled Starling
761 Violet-backed Starling
762 Burchells Starling
764 Cape Glossy Starling
769 Redwinged Starling
772 Redbilled Oxpecker
775 Malachite Sunbird
779 Marico Sunbird
783 Southern Double-collard Sunbird
785 Greater Double-collard Sunbird
787 Whitebellied Sunbird
792 Amethyst Sunbird
796 Cape White-eye
798 Redbilled Buffalo-weaver
799 Whitebrowed Sparrow-Weaver
801 House Sparrow
802 Great Sparrow
803 Cape Sparrow
804 Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
805 Yellow-throated Petronia
806 Scalyfeathered Finch
807 Thickbilled Weaver
811 Village Weaver
813 Cape Weaver
814 Southern Masked Weaver
815 Lesser Masked Weaver
819 Red-headed Weaver
820 Cuckoo Finch
821 Redbilled Quelea
824 Southern Red Bishop
826 Yellow-crowned Bishop
827 Yellow Bishop
829 White-winged Widowbird
831 Red-collard Widowbird
832 Long-tailed Widowbird
834 Green – winged Pytilia
840 African Firefinch
841 Jameson’s Firefinch
842 Redbilled Firefinch
844 Blue Waxbill
845 Violet-eared Waxbill
846 Common Waxbill
847 Black-faced Waxbill
850 Swee Waxbill
852 African Quailfinch
854 Orange-breasted Waxbill
855 Cut-throat Finch
856 Red-headed Finch
857 Bronze Mannikin
860 Pin-tailed Whydah
861 Shaft-tailed Whydah
862 Long-tailed Paradise-Whydah
864 Dusky Indigobird
865 Purple Indigobird
866 Village Indigobird
869 Yellowfronted Canary
870 Black-throated Canary
872 Cape Canary
877 Brimstone Canary
878 Yellow Canary
881 Streaky-headed Seedeater
884 Golden-breasted Bunting
885 Cape Bunting
886 Cinnamon-breasted Bunting