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CHECKLIST OF RUAHA BIRDS


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Many thanks to Rob Glen and Sue Stolberger, who provided this list of over 526 species.
Please take a look at the interesting websites of these two amazing artists:
www.suestolberger.com
www.robertglen.com

checklist of bird sightings from the Mdonya Old River Camp area

Serious Twitchers are most welcome to contact the webmaster at: info@adventurecampstz.com
if any errors are noted. Any information or photos that can be added to this list would be most gratefully received.

 

NON-PASSERINES

 
Ostriches: Struthionidae
Common Ostrich Struthio camelus
 
Grebes: Podicipedidea
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
   
Pelicans: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens
   
Cormorants: Phalacrocoraciidae
Long-tailed Cormorant Phalacrocorax africanus
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
   
Darters: Anhingidae
African Darter Anhinga rufa
   
Herons: Ardeidae
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Dwarf Bittern Ixobrychus sturmii
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Goliath Heron Ardea goliath
Black-headed Heron Ardea melanocephala
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Common Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Rufous-bellied Heron Ardeola rufiventris
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Green-backed Heron Butorides striatus
Great White Egret Egretta albus
Black Heron Egretta ardesiaca
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Yellow-billed Egret Egretta intermedia
White-backed Night Heron Gorsachius leuconotus
Black-crowned Night Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
   
Hammerkop: Scopidea
Hammerkop Scopus umbretta
Storks: Ciconiidae
African Open-billed Stork Anastomus lamelligerus
Abdim's Stork Ciconia abdimii
White Stork Ciconia cinconia
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Saddle-billed Stork Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis
   
Ibises, Spoonbills: Threskiornithidae
Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopica
African Spoonbill Platalea alba
   
Ducks: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
White-faced Whistling Duck Dendrocygna viduata
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiacus
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Cape Teal Anas capensis
Hottentot Teal Anas hottentota
Yellow-billed Duck Anas undulata
Southern Pochard Netta erythrophthalma
Garganey Anas querquedula
Pygmy Goose Nettapus auritus
Spur-winged Goose Plectopterus gambensis
Knob-billed Duck Sarkidioris melanotos
White-backed Duck Thalassornis leuconotus
   
Secretary Bird: Sagittariidae
Secretary Bird Sagittarius serpentarius
   
Vultures, Eagles, Hawks etc: Accipitridae
Palmnut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis
African White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus
Ruppell's Griffon Vulture Gyps rueppellii
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis
Eurasian Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus
Montegu's Harrier Circus pygargus
African Marsh Harrier Circus ranivorous
African Harrier Hawk Polyboroides typus
Banded Snake Eagle Circaetus cinerascens
Brown Snake Eagle Circaetus cinereus
Black-chested Snake Eagle Circaetus pectoralis
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus
Shikra Accipiter badius
Little Sparrow Hawk Accipiter minullus
Ovambo Sparrow Hawk Accipiter ovampensis
Great Sparrow Hawk Accipiter melanoleucus
African Goshawk Accipiter tachiro
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreaux
Wahlberg's Eagle Aquila wahlbergi
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis
Augur Buzzard Buteo augur
Common (Steppe) Buzzard Buteo buteo
Ayres Hawk Eagle Hieraaetus ayressi
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
African Hawk Eagle Hieraaetus spilogaster
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar
Dark Chanting Goshawk Melierax metabates
Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk Melierax poliopterus
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus
Crowned Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus
African Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer
Black Kite Milvus migrans
Yellow-billed Kite Milvus migrans (parasiticus)
African Cuckoo Hawk Avecida cuculoides
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Black-shouldered Kite Elanus caeruleus
Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus
   
Osprey: Pandioninae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
   
Falcons: Falconidae
Amur (Eastern red-footed) Falcon Falco amurensis
Grey Kestrel Falco ardosiacus
Saker Falcon Falco cherrug
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus
Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera
Sooty Falcon Falco concolor
Dickinson's Kestrel Falco dickinsoni
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni
Pergrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus
Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Pygmy Falcon Polihierax semitorquatus
   
Quails, Francolins: Phasianidae
Blue Quail Coturnix adansonii
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix
Harlequin Quail Coturnix delegorguei
Red-necked Spurfowl Francolinus afer
Coqui Francolin Francolinus coqui
Hildebrandt's Francolin Francolinus hildebrandti
Yellow-necked Spurfowl Francolinus leucoscepus
Crested Francolin Francolinus sephaena
Shelly's Francolin Francolinus shellyi
   
Guineafowls: Numididae
Crested Guineafowl Guttera pucherani
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris
   
Button-quails: Turnicdae
Common-button Quail Turnix sylvatica
   
Cranes: Gruidae
Grey Crowned Crane Balearica regulorum
   
Rails, Crakes: Rallidae
Corn crake Crex crex
Baillon's crake Porzana pusila
African Crake Crex egregia
Lesser Moorhen Gallinula angulata
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Black Crake Amaurornis flavirostris
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni
Purple Swamphen (Gallinule) Porphyrio porphyrio
Striped Crake Aenigmatolimnas marginalis
Bohm's Flufftail Sarothrura boehmi
Chestnut-headed Flufftail Sarothrura lugens
Red-chested Flufftail Sarothrura rufa
   
Finfoot: Heliornithidae
African Finfoot Podica senegalensis
   
Bustards: Otididae
Black-bellied Bustard Eupodotis melanogaster
Buff-crested Bustard Eupodotis gindiana
White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis
Denham's Bustard Neotis denhami
Kori Bustard Ardeotis kori
   
Jacanas: Jacanidae
African Jacana Actophilornis africanus
Lesser Jacana Microparra capensis
   
Painted Snipes: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
   
Plovers: Charadriidae
Ringed Plover Charadrius hyaticula
White-fronted sandplover Charadrius marginatus
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius
Three-banded Plover Charadrius tricollaris
Blacksmith Plover Vanellus armatus
White-crowned Plover Vanellus albiceps
Crowned Plover Vanellus coronatus
Long-toed Plover Vanellus crassirostris
Senegal Plover Vanellus lugubris
Wattled Plover Vanellus senegallus
Spur-winged Plover Vanellus spinosus
   
Sandpipers etc: Scolopacidae
Common Sandpiper Acitis hypoleucos
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Common snipe Gallinago galiinago
African Snipe Gallinago nigripennis
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
   
Stilts, Avocets: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
   
Thicknees: Burhinidae
Spotted Thicknee Burhinus capenis
Water Thicknee Burhinus vermiculatus
   
Coursers, Pratincoles: Glareolidae
Temminck's Courser Cursorius temminckii
Two-banded Courser Rhinoptilus africanus
Violet-tipped Courser Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
Heuglin's Courser Rhinoptilus cinctus
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni
Common Pratincole Glareola pratincola
   
Gulls: Laridae
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus
   
Terns: Sternidae
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybridus
White-winged Black Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Gull-billed Tern Sterna nilotica
Lesser Crested Tern Sterna bengalensis
   
Skimmers: Rynchopidae
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris
   
Sandgrouse: Pteroclididae
Black-faced Sandgrouse Pterocles decoratus
Yellow-throated Sandgrouse Pterocles gutturalis
   
Pigeons, Doves: Columbidae
Lemon Dove Aplopelia larvata
Olive Pigeon Columba arquatrix
Speckled Pigeon Columba guinea
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis
Ring-necked Dove Streptopelia capicola
African Mourning Dove Streptopelia decipiens
Dusky Turtle Dove Streptopelia lugens
Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Blue-spotted Wood Dove Turtur afer
Emerald-spotted Wood Dove Turtur chalcospilos
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria
African Green Pigeon Treron calva
   
Parrots: Psittacidae
Yellow-collared Lovebird Agapornis personatus
Brown Parrot (Meyer's) Poicephalus meyeri
Brown-necked Parrot Poicephalus suahelicus
   
Turacos: Musophagidae
White-bellied Go-away Bird Corythaixoides leucogaster
Bare-faced Go-away Bird Corythaixoides personata
Schalow's Turaco Tauraco schalowi
Violet-crested Turaco Tauraco porphyreolophus
   
Cuckoos, Coucals: Cuculidae
Diederik Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
Black and white Cuckoo Oxylophus jacobinus
Levaillant's Cuckoo Oxylophus levaillantii
Eurasian Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis
Asian Lesser Cuckoo Cuculus poliocephalus
Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius
Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti
Yellowbill Ceuthmochares aereus
Black Coucal Centropus grillii
Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis
White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus
   
Barn Owl: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba
   
True Owls: Strigidae
Marsh Owl Asio capenisis
Spotted Eagle Owl Bubo africanus
Verreaux's Eagle Owl Bubo lacteus
African Wood Owl Strix woodfordii
African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum
White-faced Scops Owl Otus leucotis
African Scops Owl Otus (scops) senegalensis
Pel's Fishing Owl Scotopelia peli
   
Nightjars: Caprimulgidae
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Gabon Nightjar Caprimulgus fossii
Dusky Nightjar Caprimulgus fraenatus
Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis
Freckled Nightjar Caprimulgus tristigma
Pennant-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx vexillarius
   
Swifts: Apodidae
Mottled Swift Apus aequatorialis
Little Swift Apus affinis
Eurasian Swift Apus apus
White-rumped Swift Apus caffer
Horus Swift Apus horus
Alpine Swift Apus melba
African Palm Swift Cypsiurus parvus
Bohm's Spinetail Neafrapus boehmi
Mottled Spinetail Telacanthura ussheri
   
Mousebirds: Coliidae
Speckled Mousebird Colius striatus
Blue-naped Mousebird Urocolius macrourus
   
Trogons: Trogonidae
Narina's Trogon Apaloderma narina
   
Kingfishers: Alecdinidae
Giant Kingfisher Megaceryle maxima
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Malachite Kingfisher Alcedo cristata
Half-collared Kingfisher Alcedo semitorquata
Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris
Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti
Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala
Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis
African Pygmy Kingfisher Ispidina picta
   
Bee-eaters: Meropidae
White-throated Bee-eater Merops albicollis
Eurasian Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Swallow-tailed Bee-eater Merops hirundineus
Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicoides
Northern Carmine Bee-eater merops nubicus
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus
Madagascar Bee-eater Merops superciliosus
   
Rollers: Coraciidae
Eurasian Roller Coracias garrulus
Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudata
Rufous-crowned Roller Coracias naevia
Racquet-tailed Roller Coracias spatulata
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus suahelicus/glaucurus
   
Hoopoes: Upupidae
(African) Hoopoe Upupa africana
   
Wood-hoopoes: Phoeniculidae
Common Scimitarbill Rhinopomastus cyanomelas
Abyssinian Scimitarbill Rhinopomastus minor
Green Wood-hoopoe Phoeniculus purpureus
   
Hornbills: Bucerotidae
Trumpeter Hornbill Bycanistes bucinator
Crowned Hornbill Tockus alboterminatus
Von der Decken's Hornbill Tockus deckeni
Ruaha Red-billed Hornbill Tockus ruahae
African Grey Hornbill Tockus nasustus
Southern Ground Hornbill Bucorvus leadbeateri (caffer)
   
Barbets: Capitonidae
Whyte's Barbet Stactolaema whytii
Miombo Pied Barbet Lybius frontatus
Spotted-flanked Barbet Tricholaema lacrhrymosa
Black-backed Barbet Lybius minor
Black-collared Barbet Lybius torquatus
Yellow-rumped Tinker Bird Pogoniulus bilineatus
Yellow-fronted Tinker Bird Pogoniulus chrysoconus
Red-fronted Tinker Bird Pogoniulus pusillus
D'Arnaud's Barbet Trachyphonus darnaudii
Red-and-yellow Barbet Trachyphonus eryrocephalus
Crested (Levaillant's) Barbet Trachyphonus vaillantii
   
Honey Guides: Indicatoridae
Eastern (Wahlberg's) Honeybird Prodotiscus regulus
Greater Honeyguide Indicator indicator
Lesser Honeyguide Indicator minor
Scaly-throated Honeyguide Indicator variegatus
   
Woodpeckers: Picidae
Golden-tailed Woodpecker Campethera abingoni
Bennett's Woodpecker Campethera bennettii
Speckled-throated Woodpecker Campethera striptoricauda
Green-backed Woodpecker Campethera cailliautii
Nubian Woodpecker Campethera nubica
Cardinal Woodpecker Dendropicos fuscescens
Bearded Woodpecker Dendropicos namaquus
   
Pittas: Pittidae
African Pitta Pitta angolensis
   
Broadbills: Eurylaimidae
African Broadbill Smithornis capensis
   
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PASSERINES

 
Larks: Alaudidae
Chestnut-backed Sparrow Lark Eremopterix leucotis
Fischer's Sparrow Lark Eremopterix leucopareia
Rufous-naped Lark Mirafra africana
Northern White-tailed bush lark Mirafra albicauda
Dusky bush Lark Pinarocorys nigricans
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea
 
Swallows: Hirundinidae
Common House Martin Delichon urbica
Striped Swallow Hirundo abyssinica
Angola Swallow Hirundo angolensis
Larger-striped Swallow Hirundo cucullata
Red-rumped Swallow Hiundo daurica
Pearl-breasted Swallow Hirundo dimediata
(African) Rock Martin Hirundo fuligula
Grey-rumped Swallow Pseudhirundo griseopyga
Barn (Eurasian) Swallow Hirundo rustica
Mosque Swallow Hirundo senagalensis
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
White-headed Saw-wing Psalidoprocne albiceps
Black Saw-wing Psalidoprocne holomelas
Banded Martin Riparia cincta
African Sand Martin Riparia paludicola
Sand Martin Riparia riparia
 
Drongos: Dicruridae
Forked-tailed Drongo Dicrurus adsimilis
 
Orioles: Orioles
African Golden Oriole Oriolus auratus
Black-headed Oriole Oriolus larvatus
Eurasian Oriole Oriolus oriolus
 
Crows: Corvidae
Pied Crow Corvus albus
White-naped Raven Corvus albicollis
 
Tits: Paridae
White-bellied Tit Parus albiventris
Miombo Grey Tit Parus griseiventris
White-winged Tit Parus leucomelas
Rufous-bellied Tit Parus rufiventris
 
Penduline Tits: Remizidae
African Penduline Tit Anthoscopus caroli
 
Spotted Creeper: Certhiidae
Spotted Creeper Salpornis spilonatus
 
Babblers: Timaliidae
African Hill Babbler Pseudoalcippe abyssinica
Scaly Chatterer Turdoides aylmeri
Arrow-marked Babbler Turdoides jardineii
Black-lored Babbler Turdiodes sharpei
 
Cuckoo-Shrikes: Campephagidae
Black Cuckoo Shrike Campephaga flava
White-breasted Cuckoo Shrike Coracina pectoralis
 
Bulbuls: Pycnonotidae
Yellow-bellied Greenbul Chlorocichla flaviventris
Eastern Nicator Nicator gularis
Leaflove Phyllastrephus scandens
Grey-olive Greenbul Phyllastrephus cerviniventris
Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus
 
Thrushes: Turdidae
Red-tailed (Familiar) Chat Cercomela familiaris
White-browed Scrub Robin Cercotrichas leucophrys
Miombo Bearded Scrub Robin Cercotrichas barbata
Eastern Bearded Scrub Robin Cercotrichas quadrivirgata
Collared-palm Thrush Cichladusa arquata
Spotted Morning Thrush Cichladusa guttata
White-browed Robin Chat Cossypha heuglini
Red-capped Robin Chat Cossypha natalensis
Irania Irania gutteralis
Sprosser Luscinia luscinia
Miombo Rock Thrush Monticola angolensis
Common Rock Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Capped Wheatear Oenanthe pileata
Stonechat Saxicola torquata
Arnot's Chat (variation) To be named
Cliff Chat Myrmecocichla cinnamomeiventris
Orange Ground Thrush Zoothera gurneyi
Kurrichane Thrush Turdus libonyanus
Groundscraper Thrush Turdus litsipsirupa
Bare-eyed Thrush Turdus tephronotus
 
Warblers: Sylviidae
Great Reed Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
African Reed Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatus
Lesser Swamp Warbler Acrocephalus gracilirostris
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Brown-headed Apalis Apalis alticola
Yellow-breasted Apalis Apalis flavida
Little Rush Warbler Bradypterus baboecala
Grey-backed Camaroptera Camaroptera bachyura
Miombo Wren Warbler Calamonastes undosus
Yellow Warbler Chloropeta natalensis
Rock-loving Cisticola Cisticola aberrans
Wing-snapping Cisticola Cisticola ayresii
Siffling Cisticola Cisticola brachypterus
Rattling Cisticola Cisticola chiniana
Red-faced Cisticola Cisticola erythrops
Long-tailed (Tabora) Cisticola Cisticola angusticaudus
Winding Cisticola Cisticola galactotes
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Croaking Cisticola Cisticola natalensis
Stout Cisticola Cisticola robustus
Trilling Cisticola Cisticola woosnami
Yellow-bellied Eremomela Eremomela icteropygialis
Green-capped Eremomela Eremomela scotops
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
Olive-tree Warbler Hippolais olivetorum
Olivaceus Warbler Hippolais pallida
Yellow-bellied Hyliota Hyliota flavigaster
Banded Parisoma Parisoma boehmi
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Tawny-flanked Prinia Prinia subflava
Broad-tailed Warbler Schoenicola brevirostris
Moustached Warbler Melocichla mentalis
Common White throat Sylvia communis
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Red-faced Crombec Sylvietta whytii
Long-billed Crombec Sylvietta rufescens
 
Flycatchers: Muscicapidae
African Grey Flycatcher Bradornis microrhynhus
Pale Flycatcher Bradornis pallidus
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis
Semi-collared Flycatcher Ficedula semitorquata
White-eyed Slatey Flycatcher Melaenornis fischeri
Southern Black Flycatcher Melaenornis pammelaina
Dusky Flycatcher Muscicapa adusta
Ashy Flycatcher Muscicapa caerulescens
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Lead-coloured Flycatcher Myioparus plumbeus
 
Batises etc: Platysteiridae
Chinspot Batis Batis molitor
Black-throated Wattle-eye Platisteira pelata
 
Monarch Flycatchers: Monarchidae
African Paradise Flycatcher Terpsiphone viridis
White-tailed Crested Flycatcher Trochocercus albonotatus
Blue-mantled Crested Flycatcher Trochocercus cyanomelas
 
Wagtails, Pipits:- Motacillidae
Plain-backed Pipit Anthus leucophrys
Striped Pipit Anthus lineiventris
Grassland (Richard's) Pipit Anthus cinnamomeus
Long-billed Pipit Anthus similis (nyassae)
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
African Pied Wagtail Motacilla aguimp
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Golden Pipit Tmetothylacus tenellus
 
Bush-Shrikes: malaconotidae
Black-backed Puffback Dryoscopus cubla
Tropical Boubou Laniarius aethiopicus
Slate Coloured Boubou Laniarius funebris
Grey-headed Bush Shrike Malaconotus blanchoti
Sulphur-breasted Bush Shrike Malaconotus sulfureopectus
Brubru Nilaus afer
Brown-crowned Tchagra Tchagra australis
Black-crowned Tchagra Tchagra senegala
Marsh Tchagra Tchagra minuta
 
Shrikes: Laniidae
Magpie Shrike Urolestes melanoleucus
Fiscal Shrike Lanius collaris
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Isabelline Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Souzas Shrike Lanius souzae
Northern White-crowned Shrike Eurocephalus rupelli
 
Helmet-Shrikes: Prionopidae
White-crested Helmet Shrike Prionops plumatus
Retz's Helmet Shrike Prionops retzii
 
Starlings and Oxpeckers: Sturnidae
Violet-backed Starling Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
Ashy Starling Cosmopsarus unicolor
Wattled Starling Creatophora cinerea
Greater Blue-eared Glossy Starling Lamprotornis chalybaeus
Southern Blue-eared Starling Lamprotornis elisabeth
White-winged Starling Neocichla gutteralis
Red-winged Starling Onychognathus morio
Wallers Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus walleri
Superb Starling Lamprotprnis (Spreo) superbus
Yellow-billed Oxpecker Buphagus africanus
Red-billed Oxpecker Buphagus erythrorhynchus
 
Sunbirds: Nectariniidae
Collared Sunbird Hedydipna collaris
Western Violet-backed Sunbird Anthreptes longuemarei
Eastern Violet-backed Sunbird Anthreptes orientalis
Amethyst Sunbird Chalcomitra amethystina
Little Purple-banded Sunbird Cinnyris bifasciata
Copper Sunbird Cinnyris cuprea
Miombo Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris manoensis
Marico Sunbird Cinnyris mariquensis
Eastern Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris mediocris
Olive Sunbird Cyanomitra olivacea
Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchella
Scarlet-chested Sunbird Chalcomitra senegalensis
Variable Sunbird Cinnyris venusta
Green-headed Sunbird Cyanomitra verticalis
 
White-eyes: Zosteropidae
Yellow White-eye Zosterops senegalensis
 
Weavers: Ploceidae
Grosbeak Weaver Amblyospiza albifrons
Red-headed Weaver Anaplectes rubriceps
Parasitic Weaver Anomalospiza imberbis
Yellow-crowned Bishop Euplectes afer
White-winged Widowbird Euplectes albonotatus
Red-collared Widowbird Euplectes ardens
Fan-tailed Widowbird Euplectes axillaris
Black-winged Red Bishop Euplectes hordeaceus
Yellow-mantled Widowbird Euplectes macrourus
Southern Red Bishop Euplectes orix
Black-headed Weaver Ploceus cucullatus
Lesser Masked Weaver Ploceus intermedius
Golden-backed Weaver Ploceus jacksoni
Black-necked Weaver Ploceus nigricollis
Spectacled Weaver Ploceus ocularis
Chestnut Weaver Ploceus rubiginosus
Vitelline Masked Weaver Ploceus vilatus
Holub's Golden Weaver Ploceus xanthops
Cardinal Quelea Quelea cardinalis
Red-billed Quelea Quelea quelea
Red-billed Buffalo Weaver Bubalornis niger
White-headed Buffalo Weaver Dinemellia dinemelli
White-browed Sparrow Weaver Plocespasser mahali
Grey-headed Social Weaver Pseudonigrita arnaudi
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Chestnut Sparrow Passer eminebey
Swahili Sparrow Passer suahelicus
Yellow-throated Petronia Petronia superciliaris
Speckled-fronted Weaver Sporopipes frontalis
 
Whydhas: Viduinae
Red-billed Firefinch Indigobird Vidua chalybeata
Variable Firefinch Indigobird Vidua funerea
Purple Indigobird Vidua purpurascens
Straw-tailed Whydah Vidua ficheri
Steel-blue Whydah Vidua hypocherina
Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura
Broad-tailed Paradise Whydah Vidua obtusa
Eastern Paradise Whydah Vidua paradisaea
 
Waxbills: Estrildidae
Zebra waxbill Amandava subflava
Waxbill Estrilda astrild
Black-faced Waxbill Estrilda erythronotos
Fawn-breasted Waxbill Estrilda paludicola
Black-tailed Grey Waxbill (Lavender) Estrilda perreini
Crimson-rumped Waxbill Estrilda rhodopyga
Peter's Twinspot Hypargos niveoguttatus
Jameson's Firefinch Lagonosticta rhodopareia
African Firefinch Lagonosticta rubricata
Red-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta senegala
Oranged-winged Pytilia Pytilia afra
Green-winged Pytilia Pytilia melba
Southern Cordon-bleu Uraeginthus angolensis
Red-cheeked Cordon-bleu Uraeginthus bengalus
Blue-capped Cordon-bleu Uraeginthus cyanocephalus
Purple Grenadier Uraeginthus ianthinogaster
Cut-throat Finch Amadina fasciata
Black and White Mannikin Lonchura bicolor
Bronze Mannikin Lonchura cucullata
Grey-headed Silver-bill Lonchura griseicapilla
 
Buntings: Emberizidae
Cabanis' Bunting Emberiza cabanisi
Golden-breasted Bunting Emberiza flaviventris
Cinnamon-breasted Rock Bunting Emberiza tahapisi
 
Finches: Fringillidae
Yellow-rumped Seed-eater Serinus reichenowi
Yellow-crowned Canary Serinus canicollis
African Citril Serinus hypostictus
White-bellied Canary Serinus dorsostriatus
Black-eared Seed-eater Serinus mennelli
Yellow-fronted Canary Serinus mozambicus
Striped-breasted Seed-eater Serinus reichardi
Black-throated Seed-eater Serinus atrogularis
   

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