Island Bird List

Posted on 21st June 2010 by admin in

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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 (secretary@sedgefieldislandconservancy.co.za) 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            
               
             
               
 
 updated Jan 2012, Mar 2014, June 2014, March 2017