NR Common Name Scientific Name Alternative Name & Other Details
001 ABDIM’S STORK Ciconia abdimii African Migrant
002 ABYSSINIAN GROUND-HORNBILL Bucorvus abyssinicus
003 ABYSSINIAN ROLLER Coracias abyssinicus
004 AFRICAN BLUE-FLYCATCHER Elminia longicauda
005 AFRICAN CUCKOO Cuculus gularis African Migrant
006 AFRICAN DARTER Anhinga rufa
007 AFRICAN DUSKY FLYCATCHER Muscicapa adusta
008 AFRICAN EMERALD CUCKOO Chrysococcyx cupreus
009 AFRICAN FIREFINCH Lagonosticta rubricata Blue-billed Firefinch
010 AFRICAN FISH EAGLE Haliaeetus vocifer
011 AFRICAN GOLDEN ORIOLE Oriolus auratus African Migrant
012 AFRICAN GOSHAWK Accipiter tachiro
013 AFRICAN GREEN-PIGEON Treron calvus
014 AFRICAN GREY HORNBILL Tockus nasutus
015 AFRICAN HARRIER HAWK Polyboroides typus Gymnogene
016 AFRICAN HAWK-EAGLE Hieraaetus spilogaster
017 AFRICAN HOBBY Falco cuvieri
018 AFRICAN JACANA Actophilornis africana
019 AFRICAN MARSH HARRIER Circus ranivorus
020 AFRICAN MOURNING DOVE Streptopelia decipiens
021 AFRICAN MOUSTACHED WARBLERM melocichla mentalis
022 AFRICAN OPENBILL STORK Anastomus lamelligerus African Openbill
023 AFRICAN PALM SWIFT Cypsiurus parvus
024 AFRICAN PARADISE-FLYCATCHER Terpsiphone viridis
025 AFRICAN PIED WAGTAIL Motacilla aguimp
026 AFRICAN PIPIT Anthus cinnamomeus Also known as Grassland Pipit, sometimes as a race of Richards Pipit
027 AFRICAN PYGMY KINGFISHER Ceyx pictus
028 AFRICAN SCOPS OWL Otus senegalensis
029 AFRICAN THRUSH Turdus pelios
030 AFRICAN WATTLED LAPWING Vanellus senegallus Formally Plover
031 AFRICAN YELLOW WARBLER Chloropeta natalensis Dark-capped or Yellow Warbler
032 AFRICAN YELLOW WHITE-EYE Zosterops senegalensis
033 ALPINE SWIFT Apus melba
034 ANGOLA SWALLOW Hirundo angolensis
035 ARROW-MARKED BABBLER Turdoides jardineii
036 AUGUR BUZZARD Buteo augur
037 BANGLAFETCHT WEAVER ploceus baglafetcht
038 BARE-FACED GO-AWAY BIRD Corythaixoides personatus
039 BARN SWALLOW Hirundo rustica Formally called Eurasian Swallow - Palearctic Migrant
040 BARRED WARBLER Sylvia nisoria Palearctic Migrant
041 BAT HAWK Macheiramphus alcinus
042 BATELEUR Terathopius ecaudatus Near threatened
043 BEAUTIFUL SUNBIRD Cinnyris pulchellus
044 BLACK CRAKE Amaurornis flavirostris
045 BLACK CUCKOO Cuculus clamosus
046 BLACK CUCKOO-SHRIKE Campephaga flava
047 BLACK KITE Milvus migrans Yellow-billed Kite
048 BLACK LORED BABLER turdoides sharpei
049 BLACK SPARROWHAWK Accipiter melanoleucus Great Sparrowhawk
050 BLACK-AND-WHITE CASQUED HORNBILL Bycanistes subcylindricus
051 BLACK-AND-WHITE FLYCATCHER Bias musicus Vanga Flycatcher
052 BLACK-AND-WHITE MANNIKIN Lonchura bicolor Red-backed Mannikin
053 BLACK-BELLIED BUSTARD Lissotis melanogaster
054 BLACK-BELLIED FIREFINCH Lagonosticta rara
055 BLACK-BILLED BARBET Lybius guifsobalito
056 BLACK-BILLED WOOD DOVE Turtur abyssinicus
057 BLACK-CHESTED SNAKE EAGLE Circaetus pectoralis Split from Short Toed Eagle
058 BLACK-COLLARED BARBET Lybius torquatus Atlas states no dated records
059 BLACK-CROWNED TCHAGRA Tchagra senegalus
060 BLACK-CROWNED WAXBILL Estrilda nonnula
061 BLACK-HEADED BATIS Batis minor
062 BLACK-HEADED GONOLEK Laniarius erythrogaster
063 BLACK-HEADED HERON Ardea melanocephala
064 BLACK-HEADED WEAVER Ploceus melanocephalus
065 BLACK-LORED BABBLER Turdoides sharpei Sharpe,s Pied Babbler
066 BLACK-NECKED WEAVER Ploceus nigricollis
067 BLACK-SHOULDERED KITE Elanus caeruleus
068 BLACK-SHOULDERED NIGHTJAR Caprimulgus nigriscapularis Possibly a race of Fiery-Necked Nightjar, Cpectoralis
069 BLACK-WINGED BISHOP Euplectes hordeaceus Fire-crowned Bishop
070 BLACK-WINGED STILT Himantopus himantopus
071 BLUE HEADED CCOUCAL centropus monachus
072 BLUE-CHEEKED BEE-EATER Merops persicus Palearctic Migrant
073 BLUE-NAPED MOUSEBIRD Urocolius macrourus
074 BLUE-SPOTTED WOOD DOVE Turtur afer
075 BOOTED EAGLE Hieraaetus pennatus Palearctic Migrant
076 BROAD-BILLED ROLLER Eurystomus glaucurus
077 BROAD-TAILED WARBLER schoenicola brevirostris
078 BRONZE MANNIKIN Lonchura cucullata
079 BRONZE-WINGED COURSER Rhinoptilus chalcopterus Violet-tipped Courser
080 BROWN BABBLER Turdoides plebejus
081 BROWN PARROT Poicephalus meyeri Meyer,s Parrot
082 BROWN SNAKE EAGLE Circaetus cinereus
083 BROWN TWIN SPOT clytospiza monteiri
084 BROWN-BACKED SCRUB-ROBIN Cercotrichas hartlaubi
085 BROWN-BACKED WOODPECKER Picoides obsoletus
086 BROWN-CROWNED TCHAGRA Tchagra australis Formally called Brown-headed Tchagra
087 BROWN-THROATED WATTLE-EYE Platysteira cyanea Common Wattle-eye
088 BRUBRU Nilaus afer
089 BRUCE’S GREEN-PIGEON Treron waalia
090 BUFF-BELLIED WARBLER Phyllolais pulchella
091 BUFF-SPOTTED FLUFFTAIL Sarothrura elegans Formally called Buff-spotted Pygmy-crake
092 CARDINAL WOODPECKER Dendropicos fuscescens
093 CATTLE EGRET Bubulcus ibis
094 CHIN-SPOT BATIS Batis molitor
095 COLLARED SUNBIRD Hedydipna collaris
096 COMMON BULBUL Pycnonotus barbatus Yellow-vented Bulbul
097 COMMON BUZZARD Buteo buteo Race Vulpinus occurs, Steppe Buzzard - Palearctic Migrant
098 COMMON FISCAL Lanius collaris
099 COMMON GREENSHANK Tringa nebularia Palearctic Migrant
100 COMMON HOUSE MARTIN Delichon urbicum Palearctic Migrant
101 COMMON KESTREL Falco tinnunculus Rock Kestrel
102 COMMON RINGED PLOVER Charadrius hiaticula Palearctic Migrant
103 COMMON SAND MARTIN Riparia riparia Formally called Bank Swallow - Palearctic Migrant
104 COMMON SCIMITARBILL Rhinopomastus cyanomelas
105 COMMON SNIPE Gallinago gallinago Palearctic Migrant
106 COMMON STONECHAT Saxicola torquata
107 COMMON SWIFT Apus apus Palearctic Migrant
108 COMMON WAXBILL Estrilda astrild
109 COPPER SUNBIRD Cinnyris cupreus
110 CRESTED FRANCOLIN Francolinus sephaena
111 CROAKING CISTICOLA Cisticola natalensis
112 CROWNED EAGLE Stephanoaetus coronatus
113 CROWNED HORNBILL Tockus alboterminatus
114 CURLEW SANDPIPER Calidris ferruginea Palearctic Migrant
115 DARK CHANTING-GOSHAWK Melierax metabates
116 DIDRERIC CUCKOO Chrysococcyx caprius Formally called Diederik Cuckoo, alt. spelling Didric
117 DOUBLE-TOOTHED BARBET Lybius bidentatus
118 EASTERN BLACK-HEADED ORIOLE Oriolus larvatus
119 EASTERN GREY PLANTAIN-EATER Crinifer zonurus
120 EASTERN OLIVACEOUS WARBLER Hippolais pallida Previously called Olivaceous Warbler
121 EGYPTIAN GOOSE Alopochen aegyptiaca
122 EURASIAN GOLDEN ORIOLE Oriolus oriolus Palearctic Migrant
123 EURASIAN HOBBY Falco subbuteo Palearctic Migrant
124 EURASIAN HOOPOE Upupa epops Palearctic Migrant - Includes African Hoopoe
125 EUROPEAN BEE-EATER Merops apiaster Palearctic Migrant
126 EUROPEAN HONEY BUZZARD Pernis apivorus Palearctic Migrant
127 EUROPEAN ROLLER Coracias garrulus
128 EUROPEAN WHITE STORK Ciconia ciconia Palearctic Migrant
129 FAN-TAILED WIDOWBIRD Euplectes axillaris Red-shouldered Widow
130 FERAL PIGEON Columba livia
131 FLAPPET LARK Mirafra rufocinnamomea
132 FORK-TAILED DRONGO Dicrurus adsimilis Common Drongo
133 GABAR GOSHAWK Micronisus gabar
134 GARDEN WARBLER Sylvia borin Palearctic Migrant
135 GIANT KINGFISHER Megaceryle maxima
136 GOLDEN BACKED WEAVER ploceus jacksoni
137 GOLDEN-BREASTED BUNTING Emberiza flaviventris African Golden-breasted Bunting
138 GOLIATH HERON Ardea goliath
139 GRASSHOPPER BUZZARD Butastur rufipennis African Migrant
140 GREAT BLUE TURACO Corythaeola cristata
141 GREAT REED WARBLER Acrocephalus arundinaceus Palearctic Migrant
142 GREAT SPOTTED CUCKOO Clamator glandarius
143 GREAT WHITE EGRET Egretta alba Formally called Great Egret
144 GREATER BLUE-EARED STARLING Lamprotornis chalybaeus
145 GREATER HONEYGUIDE Indicator indicator Formally called Black-throated Honeyguide
146 GREEN CROMBEC Sylvietta virens
147 GREEN WOOD-HOOPOE Phoeniculus purpureus Red-billed Wood-hoopoe
148 GREEN-BACKED EREMOMELA Eremomela pusilla
149 GREEN-WINGED PYTILIA Pytilia melba Melba Finch
150 GREY CROWNED CRANE Balearica regulorum Vulnerable
151 GREY HERON Ardea cinerea
152 GREY KESTREL Falco ardosiaceus
153 GREY TIT- FLYCATCHER Myioparus plumbeus Lead-coloured Flycatcher
154 GREY WOODPECKER Dendropicos goertae
155 GREY-BACKED CAMAROPTERA Camaroptera brachyura
156 GREY-BACKED FISCAL Lanius excubitoroides
157 GREY-CAPPED WARBLER Eminia lepida
158 GREY-HEADED BUSH-SHRIKE Malaconotus blanchoti
159 GREY-HEADED KINGFISHER Halcyon leucocephala Formally called, Chestnut-bellied Kingfisher
160 GREYISH EAGLE OWL Bubo cinerascens Recently split from Southern race, B Africanus
161 GROSBEAK WEAVER amblyospiza albifrons
162 HADADA IBIS Bostrychia hagedash
163 HAMERKOP Scopus umbretta
164 HELMETED GUINEAFOWL Numida meleagris
165 HEUGLIN’S FRANCOLIN Francolinus icterorhynchus
166 HEUQULIN'S FRANCOLINE francolinus icterorhynchus
167 INTERMEDIATE EGRET Mesophoyx intermedia Formally called Yellow-billed Egret
168 ISABELLINE SHRIKE Lanius isabellinus Formally called Red-tailed Shrike- Palearctic Migrant
169 JACANA Actophilornis africana
170 JACOBIN CUCKOO Clamator jacobinus Black-and-white Cuckoo
171 KLAAS’ CUCKOO Chrysococcyx klaas
172 KNOB-BILLED DUCK Sarkidiornis melanotos Comb Duck
173 LAUGHING DOVE Streptopelia senegalensis
174 LEAD-COLOURED FLYCATCHER myioparus plumbeus
175 LESSER BLACK-BACKED GULL Larus fuscus Palearctic Migrant -Races, L barabensis and L heuglini both occur
176 LESSER BLUE-EARED STARLING Lamprotornis chloropterus Formally refered to as Glossy Starling
177 LESSER GRAY SHRIKE lanius minor
178 LESSER HONEYGUIDE Indicator minor Race I conirostris, formally considered a species now lumped with I minor
179 LESSER MASKED WEAVER Ploceus intermedius
180 LESSER SPOTTED EAGLE Aquila pomarina Palearctic Migrant
181 LESSER STRIPED SWALLOW Hirundo abyssinica
182 LEVAILLANT’S CUCKOO Clamator levaillantii Striped Cuckoo
183 LILAC-BREASTED ROLLER Coracias caudata
184 LITTLE BITTERN Ixobrychus minutus
185 LITTLE EGRET Egretta garzetta
186 LITTLE GREBE Tachybaptus ruficollis Dabchick
187 LITTLE GREENBUL Andropadus virens
188 LITTLE SPARROWHAWK Accipiter minullus
189 LITTLE SWIFT Apus affinis
190 LITTLE WEAVER Ploceus luteolus
191 LIZARD BUZZARD Kaupifalco monogrammicus
192 LONG-CRESTED EAGLE Lophaetus occipitalis
193 LONG-TAILED CORMORANT Phalacrocorax africanus Reed Cormorant
194 LONG-TOED LAPWING Vanellus crassirostris Formally Plover
195 MADAGASCAR BEE-EATER Merops superciliosus African Migrant
196 MALACHITE KINGFISHER Alcedo cristata
197 MARABOU STORK Leptoptilos crumeniferus
198 MARICO SUNBIRD Cinnyris mariquensis Formally called Mariqua Sunbird
199 MARTIAL EAGLE Polemaetus bellicosus Near threatened
200 MOSQUE SWALLOW Hirundo senegalensis
201 MOUSTACHED GRASS WARBLER Melocichla mentalis African Moustavhed Warbler
202 NARINA,S TROGON Apaloderma narina
203 NORTHERN BLACK FLYCATCHER Melaenornis edoliodides
204 NORTHERN CARMINE BEE-EATER Merops nubicus African Migrant
205 NORTHERN CROMBEC Sylvietta brachyura
206 NORTHERN GREY-HEADED SPARROW Passer griseus
207 NORTHERN PUFFBACK Dryoscopus gambensis
208 NORTHERN WHEATEAR Oenanthe oenanthe Palearctic Migrant
209 NORTHERN WHITE-FACED OWL Ptilopsis leucotis Recently split from Southern race, P granti
210 NUBIAN WOODPECKER Campethera nubica
211 ORANGE-BREASTED BUSH-SHRIKE Telophorus sulfureopectus Formally called Sulphur-breasted Bush-shrike
212 PALE FLYCATCHER Melaenornis pallidus Mouse-coloured Flycatcher
213 PALLID HARRIER Circus macrourus Near threatened - Palearctic Migrant
214 PEARL-SPOTTED OWLET Glaucidium perlatum
215 PENNANT-WINGED NIGHTJAR Macrodipteryx vexillarius African Migrant
216 PIAPIAC Ptilostomus afer
217 PIED CROW Corvus albus
218 PIED KINGFISHER Ceryle rudis
219 PIN-TAILED WHYDAH Vidua macroura
220 PLAIN MARTIN Riparia paludicola Formally called Brown-throated Sand Martin
221 PLAIN NIGHTJAR caprimulgus inornatus
222 PURPLE HERON Ardea purpurea
223 PURPLE STARLING Lamprotornis purpureus Formally refered to as Glossy Starling
224 PURPLE-BANDED SUNBIRD Cinnyris bifasciatus
225 RED SHOULDERED CUCKOO SHRIKE campephaga phoenicea
226 RED-BILLED FIREFINCH Lagonosticta senegala
227 RED-CHEEKED CORDON-BLEU Uraeginthus bengalus
228 RED-CHESTED CUCKOO Cuculus solitarius
229 RED-EYED DOVE Streptopelia semitorquata
230 RED-FACED CISTICOLA Cisticola erythrops
231 RED-FACED CROMBEC Sylvietta whytii
232 RED-FRONTED BARBET Tricholaema diademata
233 RED-HEADED BLUEBILL Spermophaga ruficapilla
234 RED-HEADED WEAVER Anaplectes rubriceps
235 RED-NECKED FALCON Falco chicquera Vulnerable
236 RED-NECKED SPURFOWL Francolinus afer
237 RED-RUMPED SWALLOW Hirundo daurica
238 RED-SHOULDERED CUCKOO-SHRIKE Campephaga phoenicea
239 RED-THROATED WRYNECK Jynx ruficollis
240 RING-NECKED DOVE Streptopelia capicola Cape Turtle Dove
241 RUFF Philomachus pugnax Palearctic Migrant
242 RUFFOUS CHTTERER turdoides rubiginosus
243 RUPPELL,S STARLING Lamprotornis purpuropterus Ruppell,s Long-tailed Starling
244 SACRED IBIS Threskiornis aethiopicus
245 SADDLE-BILLED STORK Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
246 SCALY FRANCOLIN Francolinus squamatus
247 SCALY-THROATED HONEYGUIDE Indicator variegatus
248 SCARLET-CHESTED SUNBIRD Chalcomitra senegalensis
249 SEDGE WARBLER Acrocephalus schoenobaenus Palearctic Migrant
250 SEMI-COLLARED FLYCATCHER Ficedula semitorquata Near threatened - Palearctic Migrant
251 SENEGAL COUCAL Centropus senegalensis
252 SENEGAL LAPWING Vanellus lugubris Formally Plover
253 SHIKRA Accipiter badius Little Banded Goshawk
254 SHOEBILL Balaeniceps rex Vulnerable
255 SHORT-WINGED CISTICOLA Cisticola brachypterus Siffling Cisticola
256 SINGING CISTICOLA Cisticola cantans
257 SLENDER-BILLED WEAVER Ploceus pelzelni
258 SLENDER-TAILED NIGHTJAR caprimulgus fossii
259 SNOWY-CROWNED ROBIN-CHAT Cossypha niveicapilla
260 SOOTY CHAT Myrmecocichla nigra
261 SPECKLED MOUSEBIRD Colius striatus
262 SPECKLED PIGEON Columba guinea
263 SPECTACLED WEAVER Ploceus ocularis
264 SPOT-FLANKED BARBET Tricholaema lachrymose
265 SPOTTED FLYCATCHER Muscicapa striata Palearctic Migrant
266 SPUR-WINGED GOOSE Plectopterus gambensis
267 SPUR-WINGED LAPWING Vanellus spinosus Formally Plover
268 SQUARE- TAILED NIGHTJAR caprimulgus clarus
269 STANDARD-WINGED NIGHTJAR Macrodipteryx longipennis African Migrant
270 STEPPE EAGLE Aquila nipalensis Palearctic Migrant
271 STRIATED HERON Butorides striatus Formally called Green-backed Heron
272 STRIPED KINGFISHER Halcyon chelicuti
273 SUPERB SUNBIRD Cinnyris superba
274 SWALLOW-TAILED BEE-EATER Merops hirundineus Near Threatened
275 SWAMP NIGHTJAR caprimulgus natalensis
276 TAWNY EAGLE Aquila rapax
277 TAWNY-FLANKED PRINIA Prinia subflava
278 TEMMINCK’S COURSER Cursorius temminckii
279 TREE PIPIT Anthus trivialis Palearctic Migrant
280 TRILLING CISTICOLA Cisticola woosnami
281 TROPICAL BOUBOU Laniarius aethiopicus
282 VARIABLE SUNBIRD Cinnyris venusta
283 VERREAUX’S EAGLE OWL Bubo lacteus
284 VILLAGE INDIGOBIRD Vidua chalybeata Formally called Red-billed Firefinch Indigobird
285 VILLAGE WEAVER Ploceus cucullatus Black-headed Weaver
286 VINACEOUS DOVE Streptopelia vinacea
287 VIOLET-BACKED STARLING Cinnyricinclus leucogaster Plum-coloured Starling - African Migrant
288 WAHLBERG,S EAGLE Aquila wahlbergi
289 WESTERN BANDED SNAKE EAGLE Circaetus cinerascens
290 WESTERN CITRIL Serinus frontalis Formally a race of African Citril, S citrinelloides
291 WHINCHAT Saxicola rubetra Palearctic Migrant
292 WHISTLING CISTICOLA Cisticola lateralis
293 WHITE HELMET-SHRIKE Prionops plumatus White-crested Helmet-shrike
294 WHITE-BACKED VULTURE Gyps africanus Near threatened
295 WHITE-BREASTED CUCKOO-SHRIKE Coracina pectoralis
296 WHITE-BROWED COUCAL Centropus superciliosus
297 WHITE-BROWED ROBIN-CHAT Cossypha heuglini
298 WHITE-BROWED SCRUB-ROBIN Cercotrichas leucophrys
299 WHITE-CHINNED PRINIA Prinia leucopogon
300 WHITE-CRESTED TURACO Tauraco leucolophus
301 WHITE-FACED WHISTLING DUCK Dendrocygna viduata White-faced Duck
302 WHITE-HEADED BARBET Lybius leucocephalus
303 WHITE-HEADED SAW-WING Psalidoprocne albiceps Formally called White-headed Rough-wing
304 WHITE-RUMPED SWIFT Apus caffer
305 WHITE-THROATED BEE-EATER Merops albicollis African Migrant
306 WHITE-WINGED BLACK TIT Parus leucomelas Alternative name, Black Tit The race guineensis, often considered a separate species White-shouldered Tit
307 WHITE-WINGED TERN Chlidonias leucopterus Formally White-winged Black Tern- Palearctic Migrant
308 WILLOW WARBLER Phylloscopus trochilus Palearctic Migrant
309 WINDING CISTICOLA Cisticola galactotes
310 WOODCHAT SHRIKE lanius senator
311 WOODLAND KINGFISHER Halcyon senegalensis
312 WOOLLY-NECKED STORK Ciconia episcopus Near threatened
313 YELLOW MANTLED WIDOW BIRD euplectes macrourus
314 YELLOW WAGTAIL Motacilla flava Palearctic Migrant
315 YELLOW-BELLIED HYLIOTA Hyliota flavigaster Yellow-breasted Hyliota
316 YELLOWBILL ceuthmochares aereus Green coucal
317 YELLOW-BILLED SHRIKE Corvinella corvina
318 YELLOW-BREASTED APALIS Apalis flavida
319 YELLOW-CROWNED BISHOP Euplectes afer
320 YELLOW-FRONTED CANARY Serinus mozambicus
321 YELLOW-FRONTED TINKERBIRD Pogoniulus chrysoconus
322 YELLOW-RUMPED TINKERBIRD Pogoniulus bilineatus
323 YELLOW-THROATED GREENBUL Chlorocichla flavicollis Formally called Yellow-throated Leaflove
324 YELLOW-THROATED LONGCLAW Macronyx croceus
325 ZEBRA WAXBILL amadava subflava
326 ZITTING CISTICOLA Cisticola juncidis Fan-tailed Cisticola