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Index: Birds of Southern Africa

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Index to Birds: C - D


C


Camaroptera, Green-backed

Camaroptera, Grey-backed

Canary, Black-headed

Canary, Black-throated

Canary, Brimstone (Bully)

Canary, Cape

Canary, Lemon-breasted

Canary, White-throated

Canary, Yellow

Canary, Yellow-fronted

Chaffinch

Chat, Ant-eating

Chat, Boulder

Chat, Buff-streaked

Chat, Familiar

Chat, Karoo

Chat, Mocking Cliff-

Chat, Sickle-winged

Cisticola, Cloud

Cisticola, Croaking

Cisticola, Desert

Cisticola, Grey-backed

Cisticola, Lazy

Cisticola, Levaillant's

Cisticola, Pale-crowned

Cisticola, Rattling

Cisticola, Red-faced

Cisticola, Rufous-winged

Cisticola, Tinkling

Cisticola, Wailing

Cisticola, Wing-snapping

Cisticola, Zitting

Coot, Red-knobbed

Cormorant, Bank

Cormorant, Cape

Cormorant, Crowned

Cormorant, Reed

Cormorant, White-breasted

Coucal, Black

Coucal, Burchell's

Coucal, Senegal

Courser, Bronze-winged

Courser, Burchell's

Courser, Double-banded

Courser, Temminck's

Courser, Three-banded

Crake, African

Crake, Baillon's

Crake, Black

Crake, Corn

Crake, Spotted

Crane, Blue

Crane, Grey Crowned

Crane, Wattled

Crombec, Long-billed

Crow, House

Crow, Pied

Cuckoo, African

Cuckoo, Black

Cuckoo, Common

Cuckoo, Diderick

Cuckoo, Great Spotted

Cuckoo, Jacobin

Cuckoo, Klaas's

Cuckoo, Levaillant's

Cuckoo, Red-chested

Cuckoo, Thick-billed

Cuckooshrike, Black

Cuckooshrike, Grey

Cuckooshrike, White-breasted


D


Darter, African

Dove, African Mourning

Dove, Cape Turtle-

Dove, Emerald-spotted Wood-

Dove, Laughing

Dove, Lemon

Dove, Namaqua

Dove, Red-eyed

Dove, Tambourine

Drongo, Fork-tailed

Drongo, Square-tailed

Duck, African Black

Duck, Comb

Duck, Fulvous Whistling

Duck, Maccoa

Duck, White-backed

Duck, White-faced

Duck, Yellow-billed
Last edited by Johan van Rensburg on Mon Nov 28, 2016 10:19 am, edited 5 times in total.
698 Latest lifers: Sooty falcon, American golden plover, Temminck's stint, Red-necked phalarope, Cape long-billed lark, Agulhas long-billed lark, Karoo eremomella

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Re: Birding Indexes

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Sat Apr 18, 2015 2:25 pm

Index to Birds: S


S


Sanderling

Sandgrouse, Burchell's

Sandgrouse, Double-banded

Sandgrouse, Namaqua

Sandgrouse, Yellow-throated

Sandpiper, Common

Sandpiper, Curlew

Sandpiper, Green

Sandpiper, Marsh

Sandpiper, Pectoral

Sandpiper, Wood

Saw-wing, Black

Secretarybird

Seedeater, Streaky-headed

Shelduck, South African

Shikra

Shoveler, Cape

Shrike, Crimson-breasted

Shrike, Gorgeous Bush-

Shrike, Grey-headed Bush-

Shrike, Lesser Grey

Shrike, Magpie

Shrike, Olive Bush-

Shrike, Orange-breasted Bush-

Shrike, Red-backed

Shrike, Retz's Helmet-

Shrike, Southern White-crowned

Shrike, White-crested Helmet-

Siskin, Cape

Siskin, Drakensberg

Skimmer, African

Skimmer, Black

Skua, Subantarctic

Snipe, African

Snipe, Greater Painted-

Sparrow, Cape

Sparrow, Great

Sparrow, House

Sparrow, Southern Grey-headed

Sparrowhawk, Black

Sparrowhawk, Little

Sparrowhawk, Ovambo

Sparrowhawk, Rufous-chested

Sparrow-lark, Chestnut-backed

Sparrow-lark, Grey-backed

Sparrow-weaver, White-browed

Spinetail, Bohm's

Spinetail, Mottled

Spoonbill, African

Spurfowl, Cape

Spurfowl, Natal

Spurfowl, Red-necked

Spurfowl, Swainson's

Starling, Burchell's

Starling, Cape Glossy

Starling, Common

Starling, Greater Blue-eared

Starling, Meves's

Starling, Pale-winged

Starling, Pied

Starling, Red-winged

Starling, Violet-backed

Starling, Wattled

Stilt, Black-winged

Stint, Little

Stint, Temminck's

Stonechat, African

Stork, Abdim’s

Stork, African Openbill

Stork, Black

Stork, Marabou

Stork, Saddle-billed

Stork, White

Stork, Woolly-necked

Stork, Yellow-billed

Storm Petrel, Wilson's

Sugarbird, Cape

Sugarbird, Gurney's

Sunbird, Amethyst

Sunbird, Collared

Sunbird, Dusky

Sunbird, Greater Double-collared

Sunbird, Grey

Sunbird, Malachite

Sunbird, Marico

Sunbird, Neergaard's

Sunbird, Orange-breasted

Sunbird, Purple-banded

Sunbird, Scarlet-chested

Sunbird, Southern Double-collared

Sunbird, White-bellied

Swallow, Barn

Swallow, Greater Striped

Swallow, Grey-rumped

Swallow, Lesser Striped

Swallow, Mosque

Swallow, Pearl-breasted

Swallow, Red-breasted

Swallow, South African Cliff-

Swallow, White-throated

Swallow, Wire-tailed

Swamphen, African Purple

Swift, African Black

Swift, African Palm-

Swift, Alpine

Swift, Bradfield's

Swift, Common

Swift, Horus

Swift, Little

Swift, White-rumped
Last edited by Johan van Rensburg on Thu Dec 08, 2016 8:17 am, edited 5 times in total.
698 Latest lifers: Sooty falcon, American golden plover, Temminck's stint, Red-necked phalarope, Cape long-billed lark, Agulhas long-billed lark, Karoo eremomella

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Re: Birding Indexes

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Sat Apr 18, 2015 2:28 pm

Index to Birds: T - W


T


Tchagra, Anchieta's

Tchagra, Black-crowned

Tchagra, Brown-crowned

Teal, Cape

Teal, Hottentot

Teal, Red-billed

Tern, Caspian

Tern, Common

Tern, Gull-billed

Tern, Lesser-crested

Tern, Roseate

Tern, Sandwich

Tern, Sooty

Tern, Swift

Tern, Whiskered

Tern, White-winged

Thick-knee, Spotted

Thick-knee, Water

Thrush, Cape Rock-

Thrush, Collared Palm

Thrush, Groundscraper

Thrush, Karoo

Thrush, Kurrichane

Thrush, Olive

Thrush, Rufous-tailed Palm-

Thrush, Sentinel Rock-

Thrush, Short-toed Rock-

Thrush, Spotted Ground-

Tinkerbird, Red-fronted

Tinkerbird, Yellow-fronted

Tinkerbird, Yellow-rumped

Tit, Ashy

Tit, Cape Penduline-

Tit, Grey Penduline-

Tit, Rufous-bellied

Tit, Southern Black

Tit-babbler, Chestnut-vented

Trogon, Narina

Tropicbird, White-tailed

Turaco, Knysna

Turaco, Livingstone's

Turaco, Purple-crested

Turnstone, Ruddy

Twinspot, Green

Twinspot, Pink-throated


V


Vulture, Bearded (Lammergeier)

Vulture, Cape

Vulture, Hooded

Vulture, Lappet-faced

Vulture, Palm-nut

Vulture, White-backed

Vulture, White-headed


W


Wagtail, African Pied

Wagtail, Cape

Wagtail, Grey

Wagtail, Mountain

Wagtail, Yellow

Warbler, African Reed-

Warbler, Dark-capped Yellow

Warbler, Great Reed

Warbler, Icterine

Warbler, Knysna

Warbler, Lesser Swamp-

Warbler, Little Rush-

Warbler, Marsh

Warbler, Namaqua

Warbler, River

Warbler, Rufous-eared

Warbler, Sedge

Warbler, Stierling's Wren-

Warbler, Victorin's

Warbler, Willow

Wattle-eye, Black-throated

Waxbill, Black-faced

Waxbill, Blue

Waxbill, Cinderella

Waxbill, Common

Waxbill, Grey

Waxbill, Orange-breasted

Waxbill, Swee

Waxbill, Violet-eared

Weaver, Cape

Weaver, Dark-backed

Weaver, Holub's Golden

Weaver, Lesser Masked-

Weaver, Red-billed Buffalo-

Weaver, Red-headed

Weaver, Sociable

Weaver, Southern Brown-throated

Weaver, Southern Masked-

Weaver, Spectacled

Weaver, Thick-billed

Weaver, Village

Weaver, Yellow

Wheatear, Capped

Wheatear, Mountain

Whimbrel, Common

White-eye, African Yellow

White-eye, Cape

White-eye, Orange River

Whitethroat, Common

Whydah, Paradise-, Long-tailed

Whydah, Pin-tailed

Whydah, Shaft-tailed

Widowbird, Long-tailed

Widowbird, Red-collared

Widowbird, White-winged

Wood-hoopoe, Green

Woodpecker, Bearded

Woodpecker, Bennett's

Woodpecker, Cardinal

Woodpecker, Golden-tailed

Woodpecker, Ground

Woodpecker, Knysna

Woodpecker, Olive

Wryneck, Red-throated


Special Bird Sightings & Discussions


Cape Gull/ Kelp Gull taxonomic discussion

Honeyguide, general info

Lapwing, Blacksmith x White-crowned hybrid

Oxpeckers, general info

Vultures, ID Issues: Cape- vs White-backed Vultures
698 Latest lifers: Sooty falcon, American golden plover, Temminck's stint, Red-necked phalarope, Cape long-billed lark, Agulhas long-billed lark, Karoo eremomella


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