Birds

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  Scientific name 

  Common Name: English

   Common Name Afrikaans

55

Phalacrocrax carbo

Whitebreasted Comorant

Witborsduiker

62

Ardea cinerea

Grey Heron

Bloureier

68

Egretta ralloides

Yellowbilled Egret

Geelbekwitreier

81

Scopus umbretta

Hamerkop

Hamerkop

94

Bostrychia hagedash

Hadeda Ibis

Hadeda

118

Sagittarius serpentarius

Secretarybird

Sekretarisvoel

199

Francilinus swainsonii

Swainson's Francolin

Bosveldfisant

255

Vanellus coronatus

Crowned Plover/Kieviet

Croonkiewiet

297

Burhinus capensis

Spotted Dikkop

Dikkop

355

Streptopelia sengalensis

Laughing Dove /Palm Dove

Rooiborsduifie/ Lemoenduifie

473

Trachyphonus vaillantil

Crested Barbet

Kuifkophoutkapper

451

Upupa epops

Hoopoe

Hoephoep

487

Thripias namaquus

Bearded Woodpecker

Baardspeg

203

 Numida meleagris

Helmeted Guineafowl

Gewone Tarentaal

239

Eupodotis afra

Black Korhaan

Swartkorhaan

350

Columba arquatrix

Rameron Pigeon

Geelbekbosduif

354

Streptopelia capicola

Cape Turtle Dove

Gewone Tortelduif

258

Vanellus armatus

Blacksmith Plover Bontkiewiet

373

Corythaixoides concolor

Grey Lourie

Kwevoel

386

Chrysococcyx caprius

Diederik Cuckoo

Diederikkie

391

Centropus superciliosus

Burchellís Coucal(Whitebrowed Coucal)

Gewone Vleiloerie

392

Tyto alba

Barn Owl

Nonnetjie-uil

401

Bubo africanus

Spotted Eagle Owl

Gevlekte Ooruil

395

Asio capensis

Marsh Owl

Vlei-uil

409

Caprimulgus fossii

 Mozambique Nightjar

Laeveldnaguil

424

Colius striatus

Speckled Mousebird

Gevlekte Muisvoel

426

Colius indicus

 Redfaced Mousebird

Rooiwangmuisvoel

452

Phoeniculus purpureus

Redbilled Woodhoopoe

Gewone Kakelaar

464

Lybius torquatus

Blackcollared Barbet

Rooikophoutkapper

526

Hirundo cucullata

Greater Striped Swallow

Grootstreepswael

567

Pycnonotus nigricans

Redeyed Bulbul

Rooioogtiptol

568

Pycnonotus barbatus

Blackeyed Bulbul

Swartoogtiptol

577

Turdus olivaceus

Olive Thrush

Olyflyster

601

Cossypha caffra

Cape Robin

Gewone Janfrederik

698

Sigelus silens

Fiscal Flycatcher

Fiskaalvlieevanger

796

 Zosterops pallidus

Cape White-eye

Kaapse Glasogie (Groenglasogie)

710

Terpsiphone viridis

Paradise Flycatcher

Paradysvlieevanger

713

Motacilla capensis

Cape Wagtail

Gewone Kwikkie

727

Macronyx capensis

Orangethroated Longclaw

Oranjekeelkalkoentjie

728

Macronyx croceus

Yellowthroated Longclaw

Geelkeelkalkoentjie

732

Lanius collaris

Fiscal Shrike

Fiskaallaksman

746

Telophorus zeylonus

Bokmakierie

Bokmakierie

764

Lamprotornis nitens

Glossy Starling

Kleinglansspreeu

758

Acridotheres tristis

Indian Myna

Indiese Spreeu

775

Nectarinia famosa

Malachite Sunbird

Jangroentjie

792

Nectarinia amethystine

Black Sunbird

Swartsuikerbekkie

785

Nectarinia afra

Greater Doublecollared Sunbird

Groot-rooiborssuikerbekkie

814

Ploceus velatus

Masked Weaver

Swartkeelgeelvink

826

Euplectes afer

Golden Bishop

Goudgeelvink

824

Euplectes orix

Red Bishop

Rooivink

832

Euplectes progne

Longtailed Widow

Langsterflap

856

Amadina erythrocephala

Redheaded Finch

Rooikopvink

860

Vidua macroura

Pintailed Whydah

Koningrooibekkie (Koningweeduweetjie)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By planting Indigenous shrubs and trees we can attract more birds to the Conservancy

Trendler, R. 1994. Attracting Birds to your Garden. Cape Town: Struik.

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