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Central African Republic

Capital
(and largest city)

Bangui

 

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Number of species: 768
Number of globally threatened species: 4
STRUTHIONIFORMES: Struthionidae
Ostrich Struthio camelus
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Long-tailed Cormorant Phalacrocorax africanus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
 
PELECANIFORMES: Ardeidae
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Black-headed Heron Ardea melanocephala
Goliath Heron Ardea goliath
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea
Great Egret Ardea alba
Black Heron Egretta ardesiaca
Intermediate Egret Egretta intermedia
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
White-backed Night-Heron Gorsachius leuconotus
White-crested Bittern Tigriornis leucolopha
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Dwarf Bittern Ixobrychus sturmii
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris
 
CICONIIFORMES: Scopidae
Hamerkop Scopus umbretta
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis
African Openbill Anastomus lamelligerus
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Abdim's Stork Ciconia abdimii
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Saddle-billed Stork Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus
 
CICONIIFORMES: Balaenicipididae
Shoebill Balaeniceps rex Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus
Olive Ibis Bostrychia olivacea
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara
Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
African Spoonbill Platalea alba
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata
White-backed Duck Thalassornis leuconotus Rare/Accidental
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca
Spur-winged Goose Plectropterus gambensis
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii
African Pygmy-goose Nettapus auritus
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata Rare/Accidental
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Near-threatened
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
African Cuckoo-Hawk Aviceda cuculoides
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Bat Hawk Macheiramphus alcinus
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii
Red Kite Milvus milvus Near-threatened
Black Kite Milvus migrans
African Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus
Rueppell's Griffon Gyps rueppellii
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus Near-threatened
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis
Beaudouin's Snake-Eagle Circaetus beaudouini
Brown Snake-Eagle Circaetus cinereus
Banded Snake-Eagle Circaetus cinerascens
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus
Congo Serpent-Eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus
African Marsh-Harrier Circus ranivorus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
African Harrier-Hawk Polyboroides typus
Madagascar Harrier-Hawk Polyboroides radiatus
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus
Dark Chanting-Goshawk Melierax metabates
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
Shikra Accipiter badius
Levant Sparrowhawk Accipiter brevipes Rare/Accidental
Red-thighed Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus
Ovampo Sparrowhawk Accipiter ovampensis Rare/Accidental
Black Goshawk Accipiter melanoleucus
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Wahlberg's Eagle Aquila wahlbergi
African Hawk-Eagle Aquila spilogaster
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
Ayres' Hawk-Eagle Aquila ayresii
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis
Cassin's Hacwk-Eagle Spizaetus africanus
Crowned Hawk-Eagle Stephanoaetus coronatus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Sagittariidae
Secretary-bird Sagittarius serpentarius
 
FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni Vulnerable
Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus
Fox Kestrel Falco alopex
Grey Kestrel Falco ardosiaceus
Red-necked Falcon Falco chicquera
Red-footed Falcon Falco vespertinus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo Rare/Accidental
African Hobby Falco cuvierii
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Schlegel's Francolin Francolinus schlegelii
Forest Francolin Francolinus lathami
Scaly Francolin Francolinus squamatus
Heuglin's Francolin Francolinus icterorhynchus
Clapperton's Francolin Francolinus clappertoni
Harlequin Quail Coturnix delegorguei
Blue Quail Coturnix adansonii
Stone Partridge Ptilopachus petrosus
 
GALLIFORMES: Numididae
Black Guineafowl Agelastes niger
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris
Plumed Guineafowl Guttera plumifera
Crested Guineafowl Guttera pucherani
 
GRUIFORMES: Turnicidae
Small Buttonquail Turnix sylvaticus
Hottentot Buttonquail Turnix hottentottus
 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Black Crowned-Crane Balearica pavonina Near-threatened
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra
Buff-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura elegans
Red-chested Flufftail Sarothrura rufa
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus
African Rail Rallus caerulescens
African Crake Crecopsis egregia
Black Crake Amaurornis flavirostra
Little Crake Porzana parva
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Lesser Moorhen Gallinula angulata
 
GRUIFORMES: Heliornithidae
African Finfoot Podica senegalensis
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Arabian Bustard Ardeotis arabs
Stanley Bustard Neotis denhami Near-threatened
White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis
Black-bellied Bustard Lissotis melanogaster
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae
Lesser Jacana Microparra capensis
African Jacana Actophilornis africanus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus Rare/Accidental
Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis
Spotted Thick-knee Burhinus capensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Egyptian plover Pluvianus aegyptius
Temminck's Courser Cursorius temminckii
Bronze-winged Courser Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
Black-winged Pratincole Glareola nordmanni Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Rock Pratincole Glareola nuchalis
Grey Pratincole Glareola cinerea
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Spur-winged Lapwing Vanellus spinosus
Black-headed Lapwing Vanellus tectus
White-headed Lapwing Vanellus albiceps
Wattled Lapwing Vanellus senegallus
Brown-chested Lapwing Vanellus superciliosus
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius
Forbes' Plover Charadrius forbesi
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus Rare/Accidental
Great Snipe Gallinago media Near-threatened
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Near-threatened
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus Rare/Accidental
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Rare/Accidental
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Near-threatened
 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles exustus
Four-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles quadricinctus
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Speckled Pigeon Columba guinea
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta
Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques
Lemon Dove Columba larvata
African Mourning Dove Streptopelia decipiens
Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata
Vinaceous Dove Streptopelia vinacea
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Black-billed Wood-Dove Turtur abyssinicus
Blue-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur afer
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria
Blue-headed Wood-Dove Turtur brehmeri
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis
Bruce's Green-Pigeon Treron waalia
African Green-Pigeon Treron calvus
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Red-headed Lovebird Agapornis pullarius
Black-collared Lovebird Agapornis swindernianus
Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus
Red-fronted Parrot Poicephalus gulielmi
Meyer's Parrot Poicephalus meyeri
Niam-niam Parrot Poicephalus crassus
 
CUCULIFORMES: Musophagidae
Great Blue Turaco Corythaeola cristata
Guinea Turaco Tauraco persa
Black-billed Turaco Tauraco schuettii
White-crested Turaco Tauraco leucolophus
Ross's Turaco Musophaga rossae
Western Plantain-eater Crinifer piscator
Eastern Plantain-eater Crinifer zonurus
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
Thick-billed Cuckoo Pachycoccyx audeberti
Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius
Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis
Dusky Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx mechowi
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus
Yellow-throated Cuckoo Chrysococcyx flavigularis
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas
African Emerald Cuckoo Chrysococcyx cupreus
Dideric Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius
Yellowbill Ceuthmochares aereus
Black Coucal Centropus grillii
Gabon Coucal Centropus anselli
Blue-headed Coucal Centropus monachus
Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
African Grass-Owl Tyto capensis
Barn Owl Tyto alba
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Sandy Scops-Owl Otus icterorhynchus
African Scops-Owl Otus senegalensis
European Scops-Owl Otus scops
Northern White-Faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis
Greyish Eagle-Owl Bubo cinerascens
Fraser's Eagle-Owl Bubo poensis
Verreaux's Eagle-Owl Bubo lacteus
Akun Eagle-Owl Bubo leucostictus
Pel's Fishing-Owl Scotopelia peli
Vermiculated Fishing-Owl Scotopelia bouvieri
African Wood-Owl Strix woodfordii
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti
African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense
Marsh Owl Asio capensis
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Brown Nightjar Caprimulgus binotatus
Rufous-cheeked Nightjar Caprimulgus rufigena
Black-shouldered Nightjar Caprimulgus nigriscapularis
Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis
Swamp Nightjar Caprimulgus natalensis
Plain Nightjar Caprimulgus inornatus
Freckled Nightjar Caprimulgus tristigma
Bates's Nightjar Caprimulgus batesi
Long-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus climacurus
Pennant-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx vexillarius
Standard-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx longipennis
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
Mottled Spinetail Telacanthura ussheri
Black Spinetail Telacanthura melanopygia
Sabine's Spinetail Rhaphidura sabini
Cassin's Spinetail Neafrapus cassini
African Palm-Swift Cypsiurus parvus
Mottled Swift Tachymarptis aequatorialis
Common Swift Apus apus
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus Rare/Accidental
Little Swift Apus affinis
White-rumped Swift Apus caffer
 
COLIIFORMES: Coliidae
Speckled Mousebird Colius striatus
Blue-naped Mousebird Urocolius macrourus
 
TROGONIFORMES: Trogonidae
Narina Trogon Apaloderma narina
Bare-cheeked Trogon Apaloderma aequatoriale
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Shining Blue Kingfisher Alcedo quadribrachys
Malachite Kingfisher Alcedo cristata
White-bellied Kingfisher Alcedo leucogaster
African Pygmy-Kingfisher Ispidina picta
Dwarf Kingfisher Ispidina lecontei
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia
Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala
Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis
Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica
Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti
Giant Kingfisher  Megaceryle maximus
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Black Bee-eater Merops gularis
Blue-headed Bee-eater Merops muelleri
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki
Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus
Blue-breasted Bee-eater Merops variegatus
Swallow-tailed Bee-eater Merops hirundineus
Black-headed Bee-eater Merops breweri
White-throated Bee-eater Merops albicollis
Green Bee-eater Merops orientalis
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Northern Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicus
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Near-threatened
Abyssinian Roller Coracias abyssinicus
Rufous-crowned Roller Coracias noevius
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
CORACIIFORMES: Phoeniculidae
Green Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus purpureus
White-headed Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus bollei
Forest Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus castaneiceps
Black Scimitar-bill Rhinopomastus aterrimus
 
CORACIIFORMES: Bucerotidae
White-crested Hornbill Tockus albocristatus
Black Dwarf Hornbill Tockus hartlaubi
Red-billed Dwarf Hornbill Tockus camurus
Red-billed Hornbill Tockus erythrorhynchus
African Pied Hornbill Tockus fasciatus
African Grey Hornbill Tockus nasutus
Piping Hornbill Ceratogymna fistulator
Black-and-white-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna subcylindrica
Brown-cheeked Hornbill Ceratogymna cylindrica Near-threatened
White-thighed Hornbill Ceratogymna albotibialis
Black-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna atrata
Abyssinian Ground-Hornbill Bucorvus abyssinicus
 
PICIFORMES: Capitonidae
Yellow-billed Barbet Trachyphonus purpuratus
Grey-throated Barbet Gymnobucco bonapartei
Sladen's Barbet Gymnobucco sladeni
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus
Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus bilineatus
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird Pogoniulus chrysoconus
Yellow-spotted Barbet Buccanodon duchaillui
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta
Vieillot's Barbet Lybius vieilloti
White-headed Barbet Lybius leucocephalus
Double-toothed Barbet Lybius bidentatus
Bearded Barbet Lybius dubius
Black-breasted Barbet Lybius rolleti
 
PICIFORMES: Indicatoridae
Wahlberg's Honeyguide Prodotiscus regulus
Cassin's Honeyguide Prodotiscus insignis
Zenker's Honeyguide Melignomon zenkeri
Honeyguide Willcocks's Indicator willcocksi
Least Honeyguide Indicator exilis
Thick-billed Honeyguide Indicator conirostris
Lesser Honeyguide Indicator minor
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus
Greater Honeyguide Indicator indicator
Lyre-tailed Honeyguide Melichneutes robustus
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla Rare/Accidental
Rufous-necked Wryneck Jynx ruficollis
African Piculet Sasia africana
Fine-spotted Woodpecker Campethera punctuligera
Nubian Woodpecker Campethera nubica
Golden-tailed Woodpecker Campethera abingoni
Green-backed Woodpecker Campethera cailliautii
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa
Brown-eared Woodpecker Campethera caroli
Speckle-breasted Woodpecker Dendropicos poecilolaemus
Cardinal Woodpecker Dendropicos fuscescens
Gabon Woodpecker Dendropicos gabonensis
Bearded Woodpecker Dendropicos namaquus
Golden-crowned Woodpecker Dendropicos xantholophus
Elliot's Woodpecker Dendropicos elliotii
Grey Woodpecker Dendropicos goertae
Brown-backed Woodpecker Dendropicos obsoletus
 
Passeriformes.: Eurylaimidae
African Broadbill Smithornis capensis
Grey-headed Broadbill Smithornis sharpei
Rufous-sided Broadbill Smithornis rufolateralis
 
Passeriformes.: Pittidae
African Pitta Pitta angolensis
Green-breasted Pitta Pitta reichenowi
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Rufous-naped Lark Mirafra africana
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea
Rufous-rumped Lark Pinarocorys erythropygia
Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark Eremopterix leucotis
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Sun Lark Galerida modesta
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
African River Martin Pseudochelidon eurystomina Rare/Accidental Data deficient
Square-tailed Sawwing Psalidoprocne nitens
Black Sawwing Psalidoprocne pristoptera
Grey-rumped Swallow Pseudhirundo griseopyga
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola
Congo Martin Riparia congica Rare/Accidental
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Banded Martin Riparia cincta
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-chested Swallow Hirundo lucida Rare/Accidental
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
White-throated Blue Swallow Hirundo nigrita
Ethiopian Swallow Hirundo aethiopica
Pied-winged Swallow Hirundo leucosoma
Rock Martin Ptyonoprogne fuligula
House-Martin Delichon urbicum
Lesser Striped-Swallow Cecropis abyssinica
Rufous-chested Swallow Cecropis semirufa
Mosque Swallow Cecropis senegalensis
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
Preuss' Swallow Petrochelidon preussi
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris Rare/Accidental
Plain-backed Pipit Anthus leucophrys
Long-legged Pipit Anthus pallidiventris
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
Yellow-throated Longclaw Macronyx croceus
White wagtail Motacilla alba
African Pied Wagtail Motacilla aguimp
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Mountain Wagtail Motacilla clara
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
White-breasted Cuckoo-shrike Coracina pectoralis
Blue Cuckoo-shrike Coracina azurea
Petit's Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga petiti
Red-shouldered Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga phoenicea
Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga quiscalina
Oriole Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga oriolina Data deficient
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus
Little Greenbul Andropadus virens
Grey Greenbul Andropadus gracilis
Ansorge's Greenbul Andropadus ansorgei
Plain Greenbul Andropadus curvirostris
Slender-billed Greenbul Andropadus gracilirostris
Yellow-whiskered Greenbul Andropadus latirostris
Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serina
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator
White-tailed Greenbul Baeopogon clamans
Spotted Greenbul Ixonotus guttatus
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex
Yellow-throated Greenbul Chlorocichla flavicollis
Yellow-necked Greenbul Chlorocichla falkensteini
Swamp Greenbul Thescelocichla leucopleura
Leaf-love Phyllastrephus scandens
White-throated Greenbul Phyllastrephus albigularis
Icterine Greenbul Phyllastrephus icterinus
Xavier's Greenbul Phyllastrephus xavieri
Common Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus
Lesser Bristlebill Bleda notatus
Yellow-spotted Nicator Nicator chloris
Yellow-throated Nicator Nicator vireo
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus
Eastern Bearded-Greenbul Criniger chloronotus
Yellow-bearded Bulbul Criniger olivaceus Vulnerable
White-bearded Greenbul Criniger ndussumensis
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous Flycatcher-Thrush Neocossyphus fraseri
Red-tailed Ant-Thrush Neocossyphus rufus
White-tailed Ant-Thrush Neocossyphus poensis
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius Rare/Accidental
Grey Ground-Thrush Zoothera princei
Olive Thrush Turdus olivaceus
Kurrichane Thrush Turdus libonyanus
African Thrush Turdus pelios
Brown-chested Alethe Alethe poliocephala
Fire-crested Alethe Alethe castanea
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Red-faced Cisticola Cisticola erythrops
Singing Cisticola Cisticola cantans
Whistling Cisticola Cisticola lateralis
Chattering Cisticola Cisticola anonymus
Rock-loving Cisticola Cisticola aberrans
Red-pate Cisticola Cisticola ruficeps
Winding Cisticola Cisticola galactotes
Croaking Cisticola Cisticola natalensis
Siffling Cisticola Cisticola brachypterus
Rufous Cisticola Cisticola rufus
Foxy Cisticola Cisticola troglodytes
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Black-necked Cisticola Cisticola eximius
Tawny-flanked Prinia Prinia subflava
Banded Prinia Prinia bairdii
Red-winged Warbler Heliolais erythroptera
White-chinned Prinia Schistolais leucopogon
Red-winged Grey Warbler Drymocichla incana
Black-collared Apalis Apalis pulchra
Black-capped Apalis Apalis nigriceps
Black-throated Apalis Apalis jacksoni
Yellow-breasted Apalis Apalis flavida
Buff-throated Apalis Apalis rufogularis
Gosling's Apalis Apalis goslingi
Oriole Warbler Hypergerus atriceps
Green-backed Camaroptera Camaroptera brachyura
Yellow-browed Camaroptera Camaroptera superciliaris
Olive-green Camaroptera Camaroptera chloronota
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Ja River Scrub-Warbler Bradypterus grandis Near-threatened
Black-faced Rufous-Warbler Bathmocercus rufus
Moustached Warbler Melocichla mentalis
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Greater Swamp-Warbler Acrocephalus rufescens
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida
Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina Rare/Accidental
Yellow Flycatcher-Warbler Chloropeta natalensis
Buff-bellied Warbler Phyllolais pulchella
Senegal Eremomela Eremomela pusilla
Green-backed Eremomela Eremomela canescens
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti
Northern Crombec Sylvietta brachyura
Yellow Longbill Macrosphenus flavicans
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor
Green Hylia Hylia prasina
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Yellow-bellied Hyliota Hyliota flavigaster
Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla Rare/Accidental
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Barred Warbler Sylvia nisoria Rare/Accidental
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Pale Flycatcher Bradornis pallidus
Northern Black-Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides
African Forest-Flycatcher Fraseria ocreata
White-browed Forest-Flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Gambaga Flycatcher Muscicapa gambagae
Sooty Flycatcher Muscicapa infuscata
Swamp Flycatcher Muscicapa aquatica
Olivaceous Alseonax Muscicapa olivascens
African Dusky Flycatcher Muscicapa adusta
Little Grey Alseonax Muscicapa epulata
Yellow-footed Alseonax Muscicapa sethsmithi
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Muscicapa comitata
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini
Ashy Flycatcher Muscicapa caerulescens
Grey-throated Tit-Flycatcher Myioparus griseigularis
Grey Tit-Flycatcher Myioparus plumbeus
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis Rare/Accidental
Forest Robin Stiphrornis erythrothorax
Lowland Akalat Sheppardia cyornithopsis
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Blue-shouldered Robin-Chat Cossypha cyanocampter
Grey-winged Robin-Chat Cossypha polioptera
White-browed Robin-Chat Cossypha heuglini
Red-capped Robin-Chat Cossypha natalensis
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat Cossypha niveicapilla
White-crowned Robin-Chat Cossypha albicapilla
Rufous-tailed Palm-Thrush Cichladusa ruficauda
Forest Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas leucosticta
Brown-backed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas hartlaubi
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Eastern Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe melanoleuca Rare/Accidental
Heuglin's Wheatear Oenanthe heuglini
Familiar Chat Cercomela familiaris
Northern Anteater-Chat Myrmecocichla aethiops
Sooty Chat Myrmecocichla nigra
White-fronted Black-Chat Myrmecocichla albifrons
Mocking Cliff-Chat Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris
 
Passeriformes.: Platysteiridae
African Shrike-flycatcher Megabyas flammulatus
Black-and-white Shrike-flycatcher Bias musicus
Brown-throated Wattle-eye Platysteira cyanea
Chestnut Wattle-eye Platysteira castanea
White-spotted Wattle-eye Platysteira tonsa
Yellow-bellied Wattle-eye Platysteira concreta
Grey-headed Batis Batis orientalis
Black-headed Batis Batis minor
Verreaux's Batis Batis minima Near-threatened
Fernando Po Batis Batis poensis
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
Chestnut-capped Flycatcher Erythrocercus mccallii
African Blue-Flycatcher Elminia longicauda
Dusky Crested-Flycatcher Elminia nigromitrata
Blue-headed Crested-Flycatcher Trochocercus nitens
Black-headed Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer
Rufous-vented Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone rufocinerea
African Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone viridis
 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae
Blackcap Illadopsis Illadopsis cleaveri
Scaly-breasted Illadopsis Illadopsis albipectus
Pale-breasted Illadopsis Illadopsis rufipennis
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens
Thrush Babbler Ptyrticus turdinus
Blackcap Babbler Turdoides reinwardtii
Brown Babbler Turdoides plebejus
Capuchin Babbler Phyllanthus atripennis
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
White-shouldered Black-Tit Melaniparus guineensis
Dusky Tit Melaniparus funereus
 
Passeriformes.: Certhiidae
Spotted Creeper Salpornis spilonotus
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Yellow Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus parvulus
Forest Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus flavifrons
Tit-hylia Pholidornis rushiae
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Scarlet-tufted Sunbird Deleornis fraseri
Western Violet-backed Sunbird Anthreptes longuemarei
Violet-tailed Sunbird Anthreptes aurantium
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi
Green Sunbird Anthreptes rectirostris
Collared Sunbird Hedydipna collaris
Pygmy Sunbird Hedydipna platura
Reichenbach's Sunbird Anabathmis reichenbachii
Green-headed Sunbird Cyanomitra verticalis
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema
Eastern Olive Sunbird Cyanomitra olivacea
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens
Scarlet-chested Sunbird Chalcomitra senegalensis
Olive-bellied Sunbird Cinnyris chloropygius
Tiny Sunbird Cinnyris minullus
Northern Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris reichenowi
Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchellus
Purple-banded Sunbird Cinnyris bifasciatus
Orange-tufted Sunbird Cinnyris bouvieri
Palestine Sunbird Cinnyris osea
Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus
Johanna's Sunbird Cinnyris johannae
Superb Sunbird Cinnyris superbus
Variable Sunbird Cinnyris venustus
Bates's Sunbird Cinnyris batesi
Copper Sunbird Cinnyris cupreus
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
African Yellow White-eye Zosterops senegalensis
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden-Oriole Oriolus oriolus
African Golden-Oriole Oriolus auratus
Western Black-headed Oriole Oriolus brachyrhynchus
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio Rare/Accidental
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Emin's Shrike Lanius gubernator
Grey-backed Fiscal Lanius excubitoroides
Mackinnon's Shrike Lanius mackinnoni
Common Fiscal Lanius collaris
Masked Shrike Lanius nubicus
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator
Yellow-billed Shrike Corvinella corvina
 
Passeriformes.: Malaconotidae
Brubru Nilaus afer
Northern Puffback Dryoscopus gambensis
Red-eyed Puffback Dryoscopus senegalensis
Pink-footed Puffback Dryoscopus angolensis
Large-billed Puffback Dryoscopus sabini
Marsh Tchagra Tchagra minutus
Black-crowned Tchagra Tchagra senegalus
Brown-crowned Tchagra Tchagra australis
Luehder's Bushshrike Laniarius luehderi
Tropical Boubou Laniarius aethiopicus
Southern Boubou Laniarius ferrugineus
Common Gonolek Laniarius barbarus
Black-headed Gonolek Laniarius erythrogaster
Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus
Grey-green Bushshrike Telophorus bocagei
Sulphur-breasted Bushshrike Telophorus sulfureopectus
Many-colored Bushshrike Telophorus multicolor
Fiery-breasted Bushshrike Malaconotus cruentus
Grey-headed Bushshrike Malaconotus blanchoti
 
Passeriformes.: Prionopidae
White Helmetshrike Prionops plumatus
Chestnut-bellied Helmetshrike Prionops caniceps
Rufous-bellied HelmetShrike Prionops rufiventris
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Square-tailed Drongo Dicrurus ludwigii
Shining Drongo Dicrurus atripennis
Fork-tailed Drongo Dicrurus adsimilis
Velvet-mantled Drongo Dicrurus modestus
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer
Pied Crow Corvus albus
Fan-tailed Raven Corvus rhipidurus
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis chloropterus
Bronze-tailed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis chalcurus
Splendid Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis splendidus
Purple Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis purpureus
Long-tailed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis caudatus
Chestnut-bellied Starling Lamprotornis pulcher
Purple-headed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis purpureiceps
Violet-backed Starling Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus
Neumann's Starling Onychognathus neumanni
Narrow-tailed Starling Poeoptera lugubris
White-collared Starling Grafisia torquata
Yellow-billed Oxpecker Buphagus africanus
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Grey-headed Sparrow Passer griseus
Bush Petronia Petronia dentata
 
Passeriformes.: Ploceidae
Speckle-fronted Weaver Sporopipes frontalis
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-Weaver Plocepasser superciliosus
Red-crowned Malimbe Malimbus coronatus
Black-throated Malimbe Malimbus cassini
Red-bellied Malimbe Malimbus erythrogaster
Gray's Malimbe Malimbus nitens
Crested Malimbe Malimbus malimbicus
Red-headed Malimbe Malimbus rubricollis
Red-headed Weaver Anaplectes rubriceps
Baglafecht Weaver Ploceus baglafecht
Little Weaver Ploceus luteolus
Black-necked Weaver Ploceus nigricollis
Spectacled Weaver Ploceus ocularis
Black-billed Weaver Ploceus melanogaster
Orange Weaver Ploceus aurantius
Vitelline Masked-Weaver Ploceus vitellinus
Heuglin's Masked-Weaver Ploceus heuglini
Vieillot's Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus
Village Weaver Ploceus cucullatus
Black-headed Weaver Ploceus melanocephalus
Yellow-mantled Weaver Ploceus tricolor
Maxwell's Black Weaver Ploceus albinucha
Yellow-capped Weaver Ploceus dorsomaculatus
Preuss's Weaver Ploceus preussi
Compact Weaver Pachyphantes superciliosus
Red-headed Quelea Quelea erythrops
Red-billed Quelea Quelea quelea
Bob-tailed Weaver Brachycope anomala Rare/Accidental
Orange Bishop Euplectes franciscanus
Red Bishop Euplectes orix
Black-winged Bishop Euplectes hordeaceus
Black Bishop Euplectes gierowii
Yellow-crowned Bishop Euplectes afer
White-winged Widowbird Euplectes albonotatus
Yellow-shouldered Widowbird Euplectes macroura
Red-collared Widowbird Euplectes ardens
Fan-tailed Widowbird Euplectes axillaris
Grosbeak Weaver Amblyospiza albifrons
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Pale-fronted Negrofinch Nigrita luteifrons
Grey-headed Negrofinch Nigrita canicapillus
Chestnut-breasted Negrofinch Nigrita bicolor
White-breasted Negrofinch Nigrita fusconotus
Woodhouse's Antpecker Parmoptila woodhousei
Grey-headed Oliveback Nesocharis capistrata
Green-backed Twinspot Mandingoa nitidula
Lavender Waxbill Estrilda caerulescens
Fawn-breasted Waxbill Estrilda paludicola
Orange-cheeked Waxbill Estrilda melpoda
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild
Black-crowned Waxbill Estrilda nonnula
Grant's Bluebill Spermophaga poliogenys
Western Bluebill Spermophaga haematina
Red-headed Bluebill Spermophaga ruficapilla
Black-bellied Seedcracker Pyrenestes ostrinus
Red-cheeked Cordonbleu Uraeginthus bengalus
Dybowski's Twinspot Euschistospiza dybowskii
Brown Twinspot Clytospiza monteiri
Red-faced Pytilia Pytilia hypogrammica
Red-winged Pytilia Pytilia phoenicoptera
Green-winged Pytilia Pytilia melba
Red-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta senegala
Bar-breasted Firefinch Lagonosticta rufopicta
Black-faced Firefinch Lagonosticta larvata
Black-bellied Firefinch Lagonosticta rara
African Firefinch Lagonosticta rubricata
Cut-throat Amadina fasciata
Zebra Waxbill Sporaeginthus subflavus
African Quailfinch Ortygospiza atricollis
Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullatus
Black-and-white Mannikin Spermestes bicolor
Magpie Mannikin Spermestes fringilloides
African Silverbill Euodice cantans
 
Passeriformes.: Viduidae
Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura
Northern Paradise-Whydah Vidua orientalis
Long-tailed Paradise-Whydah Vidua interjecta
Village Indigobird Vidua chalybeata
Pale-winged Indigobird Vidua wilsoni
Jambandu Indigobird Vidua raricola
Cameroon Indigobird Vidua camerunensis
Variable Indigobird Vidua funerea
Parasitic Weaver Anomalospiza imberbis
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
White-rumped Seedeater Serinus leucopygius
Yellow-fronted Canary Serinus mozambicus
Streaky-headed Seedeater Serinus gularis
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting Emberiza tahapisi
Golden-breasted Bunting Emberiza flaviventris
Brown-rumped Bunting Emberiza affinis
Cabanis' Bunting Emberiza cabanisi

 

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