Island Bird List

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Sedgefield Island Conservancy Birdlist

 SEDGEFIELD ISLAND CONSERVANCY BIRDLIST
Compiled by the Sedgefield Island Conservancy in consultation with Margaret Kiley.The birds listed here have all been recorded on the Sedgefield Island over the past few years.         ,
Those marked “U” are uncommon on The Island, although present in the  surrounding areas.
Please let us know us (083 444 2247 /opurcell@telkomsa.net ) of any additional/unusual sightings.
Roberts  English Name  Status # Roberts  English Name  Status #
Number (Roberts 7) Number (Roberts 7 )
6 Great Crested Grebe 213 Black Crake
8 Little Grebe 223 African Purple Swamphen
55 White-Breasted Cormorant 226 Common Moorhen
58 Reed Cormorant 228 Red-knobbed Coot
60 African Darter 244 African Black Oystercatcher
62 Grey Heron 245 Common Ringed Plover Bridge
63 Black-headed Heron 248 Kittlitz’s Plover
65 Purple Heron 249 Three-banded Plover
66 Great Egret U 255 Crowned Lapwing
67 L:ittle Egret 258 Blacksmith Lapwing
68 Yellow-Billed Egret 269 Marsh Sandpiper
71 Cattle Egret 270 Common Greenshank
76 Black-crowned  Night-Heron 272 Curlew Sandpiper U
91 African Sacred Ibis 284 Ruff U
93 Glossy Ibis 286 African Snipe U
94 Hadeda Ibis 289 Eurasion Curlew U
95 African Spoonbill 290 Common Whimbrel U
96 Greater Flamingo 294 Pied Avocet U
102 Egyptian Goose 295 Black-winged Stilt
104 Yellow-billed Duck 297 Spotted Thick-knee
112 Cape Shoveler 298 Water Thick-knee
127 Black-shouldered Kite 312.1 Cape Gull
148 African Fish-Eagle 315 Grey-headed Gull
149 Steppe Buzzard 322 Caspian Tern
150 Forest Buzzard 327 Common Tern U
152 Jackal Buzzard 348 Rock Dove
155 Rufous-chested Sparrowhawk U 349 Speckled Pigeon
157 Little Sparrowhawk U 352 Red-eyed Dove
158 Black Sparrowhawk 354 Cape Turtle-Dove
160 African Goshawk 355 Laughing Dove
165 African Marsh-Harrier 359 Tambourine Dove U
169 African Harrier-Hawk 370 Knysna Turaco
170 Osprey 377 Red-chested Cuckoo U
171 Peregrine Falcpn 378 Black Cuckoo
203 Helmeted Guineafowl 385 Klaas’s Cuckoo
210 African Rail 386 Diderick Cuckoo
391 Burchell’s Coucal 677 Levaillant’s Cisticola
393 Barn Owl U 681 Neddicky
394 African Wood-Owl 686 Karoo Prinia
404 Spotted Eagle-Owl 690 African Dusky Flycatcher
405 Fiery-necked Nightjar 698 Fiscal Flycatcher
412 African Black Swift 700 Cape Batis
416 White-rumped Swift 710 African Paradise Flycatcher
418 Apline Swift 713 Cape Wagtail
424 Speckled Mousebird 727 Cape Longclaw U
426 Red-faced Mousebird 732 Common Fiscal Shrike
428 Pied Kingfisher 736 Southern  Boubou
429 Giant Kingfisher 740 Black-backed Puffback U
430 Half-collared Kingfisher U 742 Southern Tchagra
431 Malachite Kingfisher 746 Bokmakerie U
435 Brown-hooded Kingfisher 750 Olive Bush-Shrike
451 African Hoopoe 757 Common Starling
464 Black-collared Barbet  U
484 Knysna Woodpecker 759 Pied Starling
488 Olive Woodpecker 768 Black-bellied Starling
518 Barn Swallow 769 Red-winged Sdtarling
520 White-throated Swallow 773 Cape Sugarbird
526 Greater Striped Swallow 775 Malachite Sunbird
529 Rock Martin 783 Southern Double-collared Sunbird    U
533 Brown-throated Martin 785 Greater Double-collared Sunbird
536 Black Saw-wing 789 Grey Sunbird
536 Black Saw-wing 792 Amethyst Sunbird
538 Black Cuckooshrike 796 Cape White-eye
541 Fork-tailed Drongo U 804 Southern Grey-headed Sparrow
545 Black-headed Oriole 813 Cape Weaver
548 Pied Crow 824 Southern Red Bishop
550 White-necked Raven 827 Yellow Bishop U
566 Cape Bulbul 846 Common Waxbill U
569 Terrestrial Brownbull U 850 Swee Waxbill
572 Sombre Greenbul 860 Pin-tailed Wydah U
577 Olive Thrush 872 Cape Canary
598 Chorister Robin-Chat 873 Forest Canary
600 Red Capped Robin Chat U 877 Brimstone Canary
601 Cape Robin-Chat U 881 Streaky-headed Seedeater
635 Lesser Swamp-Warbler
638 Little Rush-Warbler U
640 Knysna Warbler U
644 Yellow-throated Woodland-Warbler
645 Bar-throated Apalis
oldp June 2010
 updated Jan 2012, Mar 2014, June 2014, March 2017

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