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Republic of the Congo

Capital & largest city Brazzaville

 

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Conservation Matters Republic of the Congo

 

Birding Republic of the Congo

 

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Number of species: 716
Number of globally threatened species: 8
 
SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae
Jackass Penguin Spheniscus demersus Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Antarctic Giant Petrel Macronectes giganteus Vulnerable
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Near-threatened
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Cape Gannet Morus capensis Vulnerable
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
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 Rare/Accidental
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
 
CICONIIFORMES: Scopidae
Hamerkop Scopus umbretta
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis
African Openbill Anastomus lamelligerus
Abdim's Stork Ciconia abdimii
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus
White Stork Ciconia ciconia Rare/Accidental
Saddle-billed Stork Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis
Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus
Olive Ibis Bostrychia olivacea
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara
Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
African Spoonbill Platalea alba
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata
White-backed Duck Thalassornis leuconotus
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca
Spur-winged Goose Plectropterus gambensis
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii
African Pygmy-goose Nettapus auritus
African Black Duck Anas sparsa Rare/Accidental
Yellow-billed Duck Anas undulata
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Common Pochard Aythya ferina Rare/Accidental
 
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
Black Kite Milvus migrans
African Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer
Palm-nut Vulture Gypohierax angolensis
Beaudouin's Snake-Eagle Circaetus beaudouini Vulnerable
Black-breasted Snake-Eagle Circaetus pectoralis
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus
Congo Serpent-Eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus Rare/Accidental
African Marsh-Harrier Circus ranivorus
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus Rare/Accidental
African Harrier-Hawk Polyboroides typus
Madagascar Harrier-Hawk Polyboroides radiatus
Lizard Buzzard Kaupifalco monogrammicus
Dark Chanting-Goshawk Melierax metabates
Red-chested Goshawk Accipiter toussenelii
Chestnut-flanked Sparrowhawk Accipiter castanilius
Shikra Accipiter badius
Red-thighed Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus
Little Sparrowhawk Accipiter minullus
Black Goshawk Accipiter melanoleucus
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis
Lesser Spotted Eagle Aquila pomarina
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis Rare/Accidental
Wahlberg's Eagle Aquila wahlbergi Rare/Accidental
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 Hawk-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
Grey Kestrel Falco ardosiaceus
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo Rare/Accidental
African Hobby Falco cuvierii
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Rare/Accidental
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Coqui Francolin Francolinus coqui
White-throated Francolin Francolinus albogularis
Forest Francolin Francolinus lathami
Finsch's Francolin Francolinus finschi
Scaly Francolin Francolinus squamatus
Heuglin's Francolin Francolinus icterorhynchus
Red-necked Francolin Francolinus afer
Harlequin Quail Coturnix delegorguei
Blue Quail Coturnix adansonii Rare/Accidental
 
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: Rallidae
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra
Buff-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura elegans
Red-chested Flufftail Sarothrura rufa
Chestnut-headed Flufftail Sarothrura lugens
Streaky-breasted Flufftail Sarothrura boehmi
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus
Grey-throated Rail Canirallus oculeus
African Rail Rallus caerulescens Rare/Accidental
African Crake Crecopsis egregia
Corn Crake Crex crex Near-threatened
Black Crake Amaurornis flavirostra
Little Crake Porzana parva
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Striped Crake Aenigmatolimnas marginalis Rare/Accidental
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio Rare/Accidental
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Lesser Moorhen Gallinula angulata Rare/Accidental
 
GRUIFORMES: Heliornithidae
African Finfoot Podica senegalensis
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Stanley Bustard Neotis denhami Near-threatened
White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis
Black-bellied Bustard Lissotis melanogaster
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae
African Jacana Actophilornis africanus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Water Thick-knee Burhinus vermiculatus
 
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
White-headed Lapwing Vanellus albiceps
Senegal Lapwing Vanellus lugubris
Wattled Lapwing Vanellus senegallus Rare/Accidental
Brown-chested Lapwing Vanellus superciliosus
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius Rare/Accidental
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius
Three-banded Plover Charadrius tricollaris Rare/Accidental
Forbes's Plover Charadrius forbesi
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus
Kentish Plover Charadrius alexandrinus Rare/Accidental
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Great Snipe Gallinago media Near-threatened
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa Near-threatened
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
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 Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Long-toed Stint Calidris subminuta Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Damara Tern Sternula balaenarum Near-threatened
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus Rare/Accidental
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta
Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques
Lemon Dove Columba larvata
Eurasian Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur Rare/Accidental
Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata
Ring-necked Dove Streptopelia capicola
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Emerald-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur chalcospilos
Blue-spotted Wood-Dove Turtur afer
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria
Blue-headed Wood-Dove Turtur brehmeri
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis
African Green-Pigeon Treron calvus
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Red-headed Lovebird Agapornis pullarius
Black-collared Lovebird Agapornis swindernianus
Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus
Red-fronted Parrot Poicephalus gulielmi
 
CUCULIFORMES: Musophagidae
Great Blue Turaco Corythaeola cristata
Guinea Turaco Tauraco persa
Black-billed Turaco Tauraco schuettii
Yellow-billed Turaco Tauraco macrorhynchus
Western Plantain-eater Crinifer piscator
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus Rare/Accidental
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius Rare/Accidental
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
White-browed Coucal Centropus superciliosus
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
African Grass-Owl Tyto capensis
Barn Owl Tyto alba
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
Sandy Scops-Owl Otus icterorhynchus
Northern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis
Southern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis granti
Spotted Eagle-Owl Bubo africanus
Greyish Eagle-Owl Bubo cinerascens
Fraser's Eagle-Owl Bubo poensis
Shelley's Eagle-Owl Bubo shelleyi Near-threatened
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
Maned Owl Jubula lettii Data deficient
Pearl-spotted Owlet Glaucidium perlatum
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti
African Barred Owlet Glaucidium capense
Chestnut Owlet Glaucidium castaneum
Marsh Owl Asio capensis
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Brown Nightjar Caprimulgus binotatus
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus Rare/Accidental
Rufous-cheeked Nightjar Caprimulgus rufigena Rare/Accidental
Black-shouldered Nightjar Caprimulgus nigriscapularis
Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis
Swamp Nightjar Caprimulgus natalensis
Bates's Nightjar Caprimulgus batesi
Long-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus climacurus
Square-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus fossii
Pennant-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx vexillarius
Standard-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx longipennis Rare/Accidental
 
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
Common Swift Apus apus
Nyanza Swift Apus niansae Rare/Accidental
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus Rare/Accidental
Little Swift Apus affinis
Horus Swift Apus horus
White-rumped Swift Apus caffer
Loanda Swift Apus toulsoni
Bates's Swift Apus batesi
 
COLIIFORMES: Coliidae
Speckled Mousebird Colius striatus
Red-backed Mousebird Colius castanotus
 
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
Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris
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
White-fronted Bee-eater Merops bullockoides
Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus
Blue-breasted Bee-eater Merops variegatus
Black-headed Bee-eater Merops breweri
White-throated Bee-eater Merops albicollis
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater Merops persicus
European Bee-eater Merops apiaster
Rosy Bee-eater Merops malimbicus
 
CORACIIFORMES: Coraciidae
European Roller Coracias garrulus Near-threatened
Lilac-breasted Roller Coracias caudatus
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
CORACIIFORMES: Phoeniculidae
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
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
 
PICIFORMES: Capitonidae
Yellow-billed Barbet Trachyphonus purpuratus
Grey-throated Barbet Gymnobucco bonapartei
Sladen's Barbet Gymnobucco sladeni Rare/Accidental
Bristle-nosed Barbet Gymnobucco peli
Naked-faced Barbet Gymnobucco calvus
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus
Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus bilineatus
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird Pogoniulus chrysoconus Rare/Accidental
Yellow-spotted Barbet Buccanodon duchaillui
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta
Miombo Barbet Tricholaema frontata Rare/Accidental
Black-breasted Barbet Lybius minor
Double-toothed Barbet Lybius bidentatus
 
PICIFORMES: Indicatoridae
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
Rufous-necked Wryneck Jynx ruficollis
African Piculet Sasia africana
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
Golden-crowned Woodpecker Dendropicos xantholophus
Elliot's Woodpecker Dendropicos elliotii
Grey Woodpecker Dendropicos goertae
 
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
Sabota Lark Calendulauda sabota
Red-capped Lark Calandrella cinerea
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
African River Martin Pseudochelidon eurystomina Data deficient
Square-tailed Sawwing Psalidoprocne nitens
Black Sawwing Psalidoprocne pristoptera
Grey-rumped Swallow Pseudhirundo griseopyga
Brazza's Martin Phedina brazzae Data deficient
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola Rare/Accidental
Congo Martin Riparia congica
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Banded Martin Riparia cincta
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-chested Swallow Hirundo lucida
Angola Swallow Hirundo angolensis
White-throated Swallow Hirundo albigularis Rare/Accidental
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii Rare/Accidental
White-throated Blue Swallow Hirundo nigrita
Rock Martin Ptyonoprogne fuligula
House-Martin Delichon urbicum
Greater Striped-Swallow Cecropis cucullata Rare/Accidental
Lesser Striped-Swallow Cecropis abyssinica
Rufous-chested Swallow Cecropis semirufa
Mosque Swallow Cecropis senegalensis
Red-throated Swallow Petrochelidon rufigula
Preuss' Swallow Petrochelidon preussi
South African Swallow Petrochelidon spilodera Rare/Accidental
Forest Swallow Petrochelidon fuliginosa
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
African Pipit Anthus cinnamomeus
Woodland Pipit Anthus nyassae
Long-billed Pipit Anthus similis
Plain-backed Pipit Anthus leucophrys
Long-legged Pipit Anthus pallidiventris
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus Rare/Accidental
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis Rare/Accidental
Short-tailed Pipit Anthus brachyurus
Yellow-throated Longclaw Macronyx croceus
African Pied Wagtail Motacilla aguimp
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Mountain Wagtail Motacilla clara
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Blue Cuckoo-shrike Coracina azurea
Petit's Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga petiti
Red-shouldered Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga phoenicea
Purple-throated Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga quiscalina
Ghana Cuckoo-shrike Lobotos lobatus Vulnerable
Oriole Cuckoo-shrike Lobotos 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
Black-collared Bulbul Neolestes torquatus
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous Flycatcher-Thrush Neocossyphus fraseri
Red-tailed Ant-Thrush Neocossyphus rufus
White-tailed Ant-Thrush Neocossyphus poensis
Crossley's Ground-Thrush Zoothera crossleyi Near-threatened
Olive Thrush Turdus olivaceus
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
Bubbling Cisticola Cisticola bulliens
Rattling Cisticola Cisticola chiniana
Grey Cisticola Cisticola rufilatus
Winding Cisticola Cisticola galactotes
Stout Cisticola Cisticola robustus
Croaking Cisticola Cisticola natalensis
Piping Cisticola Cisticola fulvicapilla
Siffling Cisticola Cisticola brachypterus
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Black-necked Cisticola Cisticola eximius
Pectoral-patch Cisticola Cisticola brunnescens
Wing-snapping Cisticola Cisticola ayresii
Tawny-flanked Prinia Prinia subflava
Banded Prinia Prinia bairdii
White-chinned Prinia Schistolais leucopogon
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
Grey Wren-Warbler Calamonastes simplex
Miombo Wren-Warbler Calamonastes undosus
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
African Bush-Warbler Bradypterus baboecala
Black-faced Rufous-Warbler Bathmocercus rufus
Moustached Grass-Warbler Melocichla mentalis
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
African Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatus
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Greater Swamp-Warbler Acrocephalus rufescens
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
African Yellow Warbler Chloropeta natalensis
Grauer's Warbler Graueria vittata
Yellow-bellied Eremomela Eremomela icteropygialis
Greencap Eremomela Eremomela scotops
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti
Red-capped Crombec Sylvietta ruficapilla
Yellow Longbill Macrosphenus flavicans
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor
Green Hylia Hylia prasina
Uganda Woodland-Warbler Phylloscopus budongoensis
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Yellow-bellied Hyliota Hyliota flavigaster
Violet-backed Hyliota Hyliota violacea
Fan-tailed Grassbird Schoenicola brevirostris
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Pale Flycatcher Bradornis pallidus
Southern Black-Flycatcher Melaenornis pammelaina
African Forest-Flycatcher Fraseria ocreata
White-browed Forest-Flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Sooty Flycatcher Muscicapa infuscata
Olivaceous Alseonax Muscicapa olivascens
Little Grey Alseonax Muscicapa epulata
Yellow-footed Alseonax Muscicapa sethsmithi
Dusky-blue Flycatcher Muscicapa comitata
Tessmann's Flycatcher Muscicapa tessmanni Data deficient
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini
Ashy Flycatcher Muscicapa caerulescens
Grey-throated Tit-Flycatcher Myioparus griseigularis
Grey Tit-Flycatcher Myioparus plumbeus
Collared Flycatcher Ficedula albicollis Rare/Accidental
Forest Robin Stiphrornis erythrothorax
Lowland Akalat Sheppardia cyornithopsis
Blue-shouldered Robin-Chat Cossypha cyanocampter
White-browed Robin-Chat Cossypha heuglini
Red-capped Robin-Chat Cossypha natalensis
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat Cossypha niveicapilla
Rufous-tailed Palm-Thrush Cichladusa ruficauda
Red-backed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas leucophrys
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
African Stonechat Saxicola torquatus
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Familiar Chat Cercomela familiaris
Congo Moor-Chat Myrmecocichla tholloni
Sooty Chat Myrmecocichla nigra
 
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
Chinspot Batis Batis molitor
Black-headed Batis Batis minor
Fernando Po Batis Batis poensis
West African Batis Batis occulta
Angola Batis Batis minulla
 
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
Bates's Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone batesi
African Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone viridis
 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae
Blackcap Illadopsis Illadopsis cleaveri
Pale-breasted Illadopsis Illadopsis rufipennis
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens
Arrow-marked Babbler Turdoides jardineii
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
White-winged Black-Tit Melaniparus leucomelas
White-shouldered Black-Tit Melaniparus guineensis
Rufous-bellied Tit Melaniparus rufiventris
Dusky Tit Melaniparus funereus
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Forest Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus flavifrons
African Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus caroli
Tit-hylia Pholidornis rushiae
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Scarlet-tufted Sunbird Deleornis fraseri
Mouse-brown Sunbird Anthreptes gabonicus
Western Violet-backed Sunbird Anthreptes longuemarei
Violet-tailed Sunbird Anthreptes aurantium
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi
Green Sunbird Anthreptes rectirostris
Collared Sunbird Hedydipna collaris
Reichenbach's Sunbird Anabathmis reichenbachii
Green-headed Sunbird Cyanomitra verticalis
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema
Eastern Olive Sunbird Cyanomitra olivacea
Carmelite Sunbird Chalcomitra fuliginosa
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens
Amethyst Sunbird Chalcomitra amethystina
Olive-bellied Sunbird Cinnyris chloropygius
Tiny Sunbird Cinnyris minullus
Congo Sunbird Cinnyris congensis
Purple-banded Sunbird Cinnyris bifasciatus
Orange-tufted Sunbird Cinnyris bouvieri
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 Rare/Accidental
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
Souza's Shrike Lanius souzae
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor
Mackinnon's Shrike Lanius mackinnoni
Common Fiscal Lanius collaris
 
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
Gabon Boubou Laniarius bicolor
Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus
Grey-green Bushshrike Telophorus bocagei
Sulphur-breasted Bushshrike Telophorus sulfureopectus
Many-colored Bushshrike Telophorus multicolor
Four-coloured Bushshrike Telophorus viridis
Fiery-breasted Bushshrike Malaconotus cruentus
 
Passeriformes.: Prionopidae
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
Pied Crow Corvus albus
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
Wattled Starling Creatophora cinerea Rare/Accidental
Cape Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis nitens Rare/Accidental
Splendid Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis splendidus
Purple-headed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis purpureiceps
Violet-backed Starling Cinnyricinclus leucogaster
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus
Narrow-tailed Starling Poeoptera lugubris
White-collared Starling Grafisia torquata Rare/Accidental
Yellow-billed Oxpecker Buphagus africanus
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
Grey-headed Sparrow Passer griseus
Yellow-throated Petronia Petronia superciliaris
 
Passeriformes.: Ploceidae
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
Black-chinned Weaver Ploceus nigrimentus
Slender-billed Weaver Ploceus pelzelni
Loango Weaver Ploceus subpersonatus Vulnerable
Black-necked Weaver Ploceus nigricollis
Spectacled Weaver Ploceus ocularis
Holub's Golden-Weaver Ploceus xanthops
Orange Weaver Ploceus aurantius
Lesser Masked Weaver Ploceus intermedius
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
Forest Weaver Ploceus bicolor
Brown-capped Weaver Ploceus insignis
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
Black-winged Bishop Euplectes hordeaceus
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
Marsh Widowbird Euplectes hartlaubi
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
Green-backed Twinspot Mandingoa nitidula
Black-tailed Waxbill Estrilda perreini
Fawn-breasted Waxbill Estrilda paludicola
Orange-cheeked Waxbill Estrilda melpoda
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes
Common Waxbill Estrilda astrild
Black-crowned Waxbill Estrilda nonnula
Black-headed Waxbill Estrilda atricapilla
Grant's Bluebill Spermophaga poliogenys
Western Bluebill Spermophaga haematina
Black-bellied Seedcracker Pyrenestes ostrinus
Blue-breasted Cordonbleu Uraeginthus angolensis
Red-cheeked Cordonbleu Uraeginthus bengalus
Brown Twinspot Clytospiza monteiri
Green-winged Pytilia Pytilia melba
Orange-winged Pytilia Pytilia afra
Red-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta senegala
Black-faced Firefinch Lagonosticta larvata
African Firefinch Lagonosticta rubricata
Pale-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta landanae
Zebra Waxbill Sporaeginthus subflavus
Red-billed Quailfinch Ortygospiza gabonensis
Locustfinch Paludipasser locustella
Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullatus
Black-and-white Mannikin Spermestes bicolor
Magpie Mannikin Spermestes fringilloides Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Viduidae
Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura
Pale-winged Indigobird Vidua wilsoni
Cameroon Indigobird Vidua camerunensis
Variable Indigobird Vidua funerea
Parasitic Weaver Anomalospiza imberbis
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Black-faced Canary Serinus capistratus
Black-throated Canary Serinus atrogularis
Yellow-fronted Canary Serinus mozambicus
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Lark-like Bunting Emberiza impetuani
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting Emberiza tahapisi
Golden-breasted Bunting Emberiza flaviventris
Brown-rumped Bunting Emberiza affinis
Cabanis' Bunting Emberiza cabanisi

 

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