Southern African Birds

 

Penguins
Tropicbirds, Boobies, Gannets & Frigatebirds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skuas, Jaegers, Gulls, Skimmers, Terns, Noddies
Pelicans
Ibises, Spoonbills & Hammerkop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cormorants & Darters Egrets, Herons, Bitterns
Storks
Cranes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flamingos
Ducks & Geese
Grebes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flufftails, Rails, Crakes, Gallinules, Swamphens, Moorhens, Coots & Finfoot
Painted-snipes and Snipes
Jacanas & Thick-knees Oystercatchers, Stilts, Avocets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Godwits, Curlews and Whimbrels, ‘Shanks’, Stints, Sandpipers, Ruff, Turnstones, Phalaropes
Plovers, Lapwings & Crab Plover
Coursers, Pratincoles

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bustards and Korhaans
Francolins, Spurfowls, Quails, Guineafowls & Buttonquails
Ostriches

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vultures, Buzzards, Kites and Harriers
Eagles, Secretarybird and Osprey
Hawks, Goshawks and Sparrowhawks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Falcons, Hobby’s and Kestrels
Sandgrouse
Pigeons and Doves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Owls and Nightjars
Swifts, Swallows and Martins
Honeyguides

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Woodpeckers and Wryneck
Barbets and Tinkerbirds
Hornbills

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hoopoes, Wood-hoopoes and Scimitarbills
Rollers and Trogon
Kingfishers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bee-eaters
Mousebirds
Cuckoos

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coucals and Malkhoa
Parrots, Lovebirds and Parakeet
Turaco’s and Go-away Bird

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pitta and Broadbill
Orioles and Drongos
Crows and Raven

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bushshrike, Puffback, Tchagras, and Brubru
Boubous, Helmetshrikes, Batises, Wattle-eyes
Shrikes and Cuckooshrikes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flycatchers, Blackcap, Hyliota
Tits, Penduline-Tits and Tit-babblers
Bulbuls, Greenbuls, Brownbuls and Nicator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Warblers
Crombecs,Camaroptera and Creeper
White-eyes, Apalis & Eremomela

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cisticolas and Prinias
Larks and Sparrowlarks
Wagtails, Pipits and Longclaws

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thrushes and Babblers
Robins, Chats, Rock-jumpers and Wheatears
Chats & Wheatears

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Starlings, Mynas and Oxpeckers
Sunbirds and Sugarbirds
Bishops, Queleas and Weavers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Widowbirds
Finches, Firefinches and Pytilia
Waxbills, Twinspots and Mannikins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Whydahs, Indigobirds and Cuckoo Finch
Sparrows and Petronia
Canaries, Chaffinch and Buntings