Garden Route Botanical Gardens Birds

Garden Route Botanical Gardens Birds - Southern Africa : Species list now at 128 species Garden Route Botanical Gardens Bird List April 2016 Update 3rd Update 128 species to date 1. Apalis, Bar-throated Apalis thoracica 2. Batis, Cape Batis capensis 3. Bittern, Little Ixobrychus minutes 4. Bokmakier

Species list now at 128 species
Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Bird List April 2016 Update 3rd Update 128 species to date
1. Apalis, Bar-throated Apalis thoracica
2. Batis, Cape Batis capensis
3. Bittern, Little Ixobrychus minutes
4. Bokmakierie Telophorus zeylonus?
5. Boubou, Southern Laniarius ferrugineus
6. Bulbul, Cape Pyconotus capensis
7. Bulbul, Terrestrial Pycnonotus nigrians
8. Bush-Shrike, Olive Chlorophoneus olivaceus
9. Buzzard, Forest Buteo trizonatus
10. Buzzard, Jackal Buteo rufofuscus
8 Canary, Brimstone Crithagra sulphurata
9 Canary, Forest Serinus scotops
10 Cisticola, Levaillant’s Cisticola tinniens
11 Coot, Red-knobbed Fulica cristata
12 Cormorant, Reed Phalacororax africanus
13 Cormorant, White-breasted Phalacororax lucidius
14 Coucal, Burchell’s Centropus burchellii
15 Crake, Baillon’s Porozana pusilla ?
16 Crake, Black Amauromis flavisostra
17 Crow, Cape Corvus capensis
18 Crow, Pied Corvus albus
19 Cuckoo, Diederik Chrysococcyx caprius
20 Cuckoo, Klaas Chrysococcyx klaas
21 Cuckoo, Red-chested Cuculus solitaries
22 Cuckooshrike, Grey Cocracina caesia
23 Cuckooshrike, Black Campephaga flava)
24 Darter, African Anhinga rufa
25 Dove, Cape Turtle Streptopelia capicola
26 Dove, Laughing Steptopelia senegalensis
27 Dove. Lemon Aplopelia larvata
28 Dove, Namaqua Oena capensis
29 Dove, Red-eyed Streptopelia semitorquarta
30 Dove, Tambourine Turtur tympanistria
31 Drongo, Fork-tailed Dicrurus adsimilus
32 Duck, African Black Anas sparsa?
33 Duck, White-faced Whistling Dendrocygna viduata
34 Duck, Yellow-billed Anas undulate
35 Duck, Mallard Anas playrhynchos
36 Duck. Muscovy Cairina moschata
37 Eagle, Booted Hieraaetus pennatus
38 Eagle, Fish Haliacetus vocifer
39 Egret, Western Cattle Bubulcus ibis
40 Egret, Little Egretta garzetta
41 Falcon. Peregrine Falco peregrines
42 Fiscal, Common Lanius collaris
43 Flufftail, Buff Spotted Sarothrura elegans
44 Flufftail, Red-chested Sarothrura rufa?
45 Flycatcher, African Dusky Musicapa adusta
46 Flycatcher, African Paradise Terpsiphone vindis
47 Flycatcher, Blue mantled Trochocercus cynamelas
48 Flycatcher, Fiscal Sigelus silens
49 Goose, Egyptian Alopachen aegyptiaca
50 Goshawk, African Accipter tachiro
51 Grassbird, Cape Sphenoeacus afer
52 Greenbul, Sombre Andropadus importunus
53 Grebe, Little Tachybaptus ruficollis
54 Guineafowl, Helmeted Numida meleagris
55 Hawk, African Harrier Polyboroides typus
56 Heron, Black-headed Ardea melanocephala
57 Heron, Grey Ardea cinerea
58 Heron, Purple Ardea purpurea
59 Hoopoe, African Upapa Africana
60 Honey Guide, Lesser Indicator minor
61 Ibis, Hadeda Bostrychia hagedash
62 Ibis, Sacred Threskiorcnis aethiopicus
63 Kite, Yellow Bill Milvus aegyptius
64 Kingfisher, Brown-hooded Halcyon albiventris
65 Kingfisher, Giant Megaceryle maxima
66 Kingfisher, Halfcollar Alcedo semitorquata
67 Kingfisher, Malachite Alcedo cristata
68 Kingfisher, Pied Ceryle rudis
69 Lapwing, Blacksmith Vanellus melanopterus
70 Lapwing, Crowned Vanellus coranatus
71 Moorhen, Common Gallinula chloropus
72 Mousebird, Speckled Colius striatus
73 Neddicky Cisticola fulvicapilla
74 Nightjar, Fiery-necked Caprimulgus pectoralis
75 Oriole, Black-headed Oriolus larvatus
76 Owl, Spotted Eagle Bubo africanus
77 Owl, Wood Strix woodfordii
78 Pigeon, African Olive Columba arquatrix
79 Pigeon, Speckled Columba guinea
80 Pigeon, Feral Columba livia
81 Prinia, Karoo Prinia maculosa
82 Puffback, Black-backed Dryoscopus cubia
83 Rail, African Rallus caerulescens
84 Raven, Whitenecked Corvus albicollis
85 Robin, Chorister Cossypha dichroa
86 Robin-chat, Cape Cossypha caffra
87 Robin. White-starred Pogonocichla stellata subsp. stellata
88 Seedeater, Streaky-headed Crithagra gularis
89 Siskin, Cape Crithagra totta
90 Sparrow, Cape Passer melanuru
91 Sparrow, Greyheaded Passer diffusus
92 Sparrowhawk, Black Accipiter melanoleucus
93 Sparrowhawk, Little Accipiter minullus
94 Sparrowhawk, Redchested Acipiter rufiventris
95 Spoonbill, African Platalea alba
96 Spurfowl, Red-necked Pternistis afer
97 Starling, Black-bellied Notopholia corrusca
98 Starling, Common Sturnus vulgaris
99 Starling, Red-winged Onychagnathus morio
100 Stork, White Ciconia ciconia
101 Sugarbird, Cape Promerops cafer
102 Sunbird, Amethyst Chalcomitra amethystine
103 Sunbird, Greater Double-collared Cinnyris afer
104 Sunbird, Grey Cynomitra veraxi
105 Sunbird, Malachite Nectarina famosa
106 Sunbird, Southern Double-collared Cinnyris chalbeus
107 Swallow, Greater Striped Cecropis cucullata
108 Swallow, White-throated Hirundo albigularis
109 Swallow, Black Saw-wing Psalidoprocne pristoptera
110 Swift, African Palm Cypriurus parvus
111 Swift, Little Apus affinis
112 Swift, White-rumped Apus cafer
113 Thickknee, Spotted Burhinus capensis
114 Thrush, Olive Turdis olivaceus
115 Turaco, Knysna Tauraco corythaix
116 Wagtail, Cape Motacilla capensis
117 Warbler, Greenbacked Camaroptera brathyura
118 Warbler, Knysna Bradypterus sylvaticus
119 Warbler, Lesser Swamp cocephalus gracilirostris
120 Warbler, Little Rush Bradypterus baboecla
121 Warbler, Victorins Cryptillas victorini
122 Waxbill, Common Estrilda astrild
123 Waxbill, Swee Coccopygia melanotis
124 White-eye, Cape Zasterops capensis
125 Whydah, Pin-tailed Vidua macroura
126 Wood- Hoopoe, Green Phoeniculus purpreus purpreus
127 Woodpecker, Knysna Campethera notata
128 Woodpecker, Olive Dendropicas griseophalus

Compiled by Colin Ralston, with help from Peter Ginn, Shaun Swanepoel, Vincent Pienaar, Andrew Marshall, Brian Taggart and others

04 Feb 2015
Colin Ralston