Bird List

Checklist for the birds of Delta Park – Species recorded since 01/01/2002

8 Little Grebe   180 Amur Falcon   424 Speckled Mousebird  
55 White-breasted Cormorant   181 Rock Kestrel   426 Red-faced Mousebird  
58 Reed Cormorant   183 Lesser Kestrel   428 Pied Kingfisher  
60 African Darter   196 Natal Spurfowl   429 Giant Kingfisher  
62 Grey Heron   199 Swainson’s Spurfowl   431 Malachite Kingfisher  
63 Black-headed Heron   201 Harlequin Quail   433 Woodland Kingfisher  
65 Purple Heron   203 Helmeted Guineafowl   435 Brown-hooded Kingfisher  
67 Little Egret   205 Small Buttonquail   438 European Bee-eater  
68 Intermediate Egret   212 African Crake   445 Swallow-tailed Bee-eater  
69 Black Heron   213 Black Crake   446 European Roller  
71 Cattle Egret   217 Red-chested Flufftail   447 Lilac-breasted Roller  
72 Squacco Heron   218 Buff-spotted Flufftail   450 African Hoopoe  
74 Green-backed Heron   226 Common Moorhen   452 Green Woodhoopoe  
76 Black-crowned Night-Heron   228 Red-knobbed Coot   457 African Grey Hornbill  
79 Dwarf Bittern   249 Three-banded Plover   464 Black-collared Barbet  
81 Hamerkop   255 Crowned Lapwing   473 Crested Barbet  
83 White Stork   258 Blacksmith Lapwing   474 Greater Honeyguide  
85 Abdim’s Stork   260 African Wattled Lapwing   476 Lesser Honeyguide  
87 African Openbill   264 Common Sandpiper   478 Brown-backed Honeybird  
91 African Sacred Ibis   270 Common Greenshank   483 Golden-tailed Woodpecker  
93 Glossy Ibis   297 Spotted Thick-knee   486 Cardinal Woodpecker  
94 Hadeda Ibis   315 Grey-headed Gull   489 Red-throated Wryneck  
95 African Spoonbill   348 Rock Dove (Feral Pigeon)   518 Barn (European) Swallow  
96 Greater Flamingo   349 Speckled Pigeon   520 White-throated Swallow  
99 White-faced Duck   350 African Olive Pigeon (Rameron Pigeon)   526 Greater Striped Swallow  
102 Egyptian Goose   352 Red-eyed Dove   527 Lesser Striped Swallow  
104 Yellow-billed Duck   354 Cape Turtle Dove   528 South African Cliff Swallow  
105 African Black Duck   355 Laughing Dove   529 Rock Martin  
108 Red-billed Teal   356 Namaqua Dove   530 Common House Martin  
116 Spur-winged Goose   361 African Green Pigeon   532 European Sand Martin  
126 Yellow-billed Kite   366 Rose-ringed Parakeet   533 Brown-throated Martin  
127 Black-shouldered Kite   367 Rosy-faced Lovebird   534 Banded Martin  
128 African Cuckoo Hawk   373 Grey Go-away-bird   541 Fork-tailed Drongo  
130 European Honey Buzzard   374 Common (European) Cuckoo   543 Eurasian Golden Oriole  
136 Booted Eagle   376 Madagascar Cuckoo   545 Black-headed Oriole  
137 African Hawk Eagle   377 Red-chested Cuckoo   548 Pied Crow  
138 Ayres’ Hawk Eagle   378 Black Cuckoo   560 Arrow-marked Babbler  
139 Long-crested Eagle   380 Great Spotted Cuckoo   568 Dark-capped (Black-eyed) Bulbul  
142 Brown Snake Eagle   382 Jacobin Cuckoo   576 Kurrichane Thrush  
148 African Fish Eagle   385 Klass’s Cuckoo   Karoo Thrush  
149 Steppe Buzzard   386 Diderick Cuckoo   587 Capped Wheatear  
154 Lizard Buzzard   391 Burchell’s Coucal   596 African Stone Chat  
156 Ovambo Sparrowhawk   392 Barn Owl   601 Cape Robin-Chat  
157 Little Sparrowhawk   401 Spotted Eagle-Owl   619 Garden Warbler  
158 Black Sparrowhawk   404 European Nightjar   621 Chestnut-vented Titbabbler  
159 Shikra   405 Fiery-necked Nightjar   625 Icterine Warbler  
161 Gabar Goshawk   411 Common Swift   628 Great Reed-Warbler  
169 African Harrier Hawk   412 African Black Swift   631 African Reed-(Marsh) Warbler  
171 Peregrine Falcon   414 Pallid Swift   633 Marsh-Warbler  
172 Lanner Falcon   415 White-rumped Swift   635 Lesser Swamp-(Cape Reed) Warbler  
173 Eurasian Hobby   417 Little Swift   643 Willow Warbler  
175 Sooty Falcon   418 Alpine Swift   645 Bar-throated Apalis  
179 Red-footed Falcon   421 African Palm Swift   664 Zitting (Fantailed) Cisticola  
677 Le Vaillant’s Cisticola    
681 Neddicky    
683 Tawny-flanked Prinia    
685 Black-chested Prinia    
689 Spotted Flycatcher    
698 Fiscal Flycatcher    
701 Chinspot Batis    
706 Fairy Flycatcher    
710 African Paradise Flycatcher    
713 Cape Wagtail    
716 African Pipit    
718 Plain-backed Pipit    
727 Cape Longclaw    
731 Lesser Grey Shrike    
732 Common Fiscal    
733 Red-backed Shrike    
736 Southern Boubou    
740 Black-backed Puffback    
743 Brown-crowned Tchagra    
746 Bokmakierie    
748 Orange-breasted Bush-Shrike    
753 White-crested Helmet-Shrike    
757 Common Starling    
758 Common (Indian) Myna    
759 Pied Starling    
760 Wattled Starling    
764 Cape Glossy Starling    
787 White-bellied Sunbird    
792 Amethyst (Black) Sunbird    
796 Cape White-eye    
801 House Sparrow    
803 Cape Sparrow    
804 Southern Grey-headed Sparrow    
807 Thick-billed Weaver    
813 Cape Weaver    
814 Southern Masked Weaver    
821 Red-billed Quelea    
824 Southern Red Bishop    
826 Yellow-crowned Bishop    
829 White-winged Widowbird    
831 Red-collared Widowbird    
846 Common Waxbill    
852 African Quail Finch    
854 Orange-breasted Waxbill    
856 Red-headed Finch    
857 Bronze Mannikin    
860 Pin-tailed Whydah    
869 Yellow-fronted Canary    
870 Black-throated Canary    
881 Streaky-headed Seed-eater    
       
  Mallard