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Number of species: 541
Number of globally threatened species: 6
 
STRUTHIONIFORMES: Struthionidae
Ostrich Struthio camelus
 
PODICIPEDIFORMES: Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae
Soft-plumaged Petrel Pterodroma mollis Rare/Accidental
Cape Verde Petrel Pterodroma feae Near-threatened
Madeira Petrel Pterodroma madeira Endangered
Bulwer's Petrel Bulweria bulwerii
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea
Greater Shearwater Puffinus gravis
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus Critically endangered
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis
 
PROCELLARIIFORMES: Hydrobatidae
Wilson's Storm-Petrel Oceanites oceanicus
White-faced Storm-Petrel Pelagodroma marina
European Storm-Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus
Band-rumped Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma castro
Leach's Storm-Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phaethontidae
Red-billed Tropicbird Phaethon aethereus Rare/Accidental
 
PELECANIFORMES: Pelecanidae
Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus
Pink-backed Pelican Pelecanus rufescens
 
PELECANIFORMES: Sulidae
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Brown Booby Sula leucogaster
 
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Long-tailed Cormorant Phalacrocorax africanus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Anhingidae
Darter Anhinga melanogaster
 
PELECANIFORMES: Fregatidae
Magnificent Frigatebird Fregata magnificens Rare/Accidental
 
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
Western Reef-Heron Egretta gularis
Squacco Heron Ardeola ralloides
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Striated Heron Butorides striata
Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax
White-backed Night-Heron Gorsachius leuconotus Rare/Accidental
White-crested Bittern Tigriornis leucolopha Rare/Accidental
Little Bittern Ixobrychus minutus
Dwarf Bittern Ixobrychus sturmii
Great Bittern Botaurus stellaris Rare/Accidental
 
CICONIIFORMES: Scopidae
Hamerkop Scopus umbretta
 
CICONIIFORMES: Ciconiidae
Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis
African Openbill Anastomus lamelligerus Rare/Accidental
Black Stork Ciconia nigra
Abdim's Stork Ciconia abdimii
Woolly-necked Stork Ciconia episcopus Rare/Accidental
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Saddle-billed Stork Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis Rare/Accidental
Marabou Stork Leptoptilos crumeniferus
 
PELECANIFORMES: Threskiornithidae
Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus
Waldrapp Geronticus eremita Critically endangered
Hadada Ibis Bostrychia hagedash
Glossy Ibis Plegadis falcinellus
Eurasian Spoonbill Platalea leucorodia
African Spoonbill Platalea alba
 
PHOENICOPTERIFORMES: Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus roseus
Lesser Flamingo Phoenicopterus minor Near-threatened
 
ANSERIFORMES: Anatidae
Fulvous Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna bicolor
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata
White-backed Duck Thalassornis leuconotus Rare/Accidental
Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons Rare/Accidental
Brant Branta bernicla Rare/Accidental
Egyptian Goose Alopochen aegyptiaca
Ruddy Shelduck Tadorna ferruginea Rare/Accidental
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Spur-winged Goose Plectropterus gambensis
Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos
African Pygmy-goose Nettapus auritus
Eurasian Wigeon Anas penelope
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Garganey Anas querquedula
Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Ferruginous Pochard Aythya nyroca Near-threatened
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Black Scoter Melanitta nigra
 
FALCONIFORMES: Pandionidae
Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
FALCONIFORMES: Accipitridae
European Honey-buzzard Pernis apivorus
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus
Scissor-tailed Kite Chelictinia riocourii
Red Kite Milvus milvus Rare/Accidental Near-threatened
Black Kite Milvus migrans
African Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer
Hooded Vulture Necrosyrtes monachus
Lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus Rare/Accidental
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus
White-backed Vulture Gyps africanus
Rueppell's Griffon Gyps rueppellii
Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus
Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotus
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis
Beaudouin's Snake-Eagle Circaetus beaudouini
Brown Snake-Eagle Circaetus cinereus
Bateleur Terathopius ecaudatus
Western Marsh-Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus Near-threatened
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus
African Harrier-Hawk Polyboroides typus
Dark Chanting-Goshawk Melierax metabates
Gabar Goshawk Micronisus gabar
Shikra Accipiter badius
Red-thighed Sparrowhawk Accipiter erythropus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Grasshopper Buzzard Butastur rufipennis
Eurasian Buzzard Buteo buteo
Long-legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus
Red-necked Buzzard Buteo auguralis
Tawny Eagle Aquila rapax
Wahlberg's Eagle Aquila wahlbergi
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Verreaux's Eagle Aquila verreauxii
Bonelli's Eagle Aquila fasciata
African Hawk-Eagle Aquila spilogaster
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus
Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus
Long-crested Eagle Lophaetus occipitalis
 
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 Near-threatened
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Hobby Falco subbuteo
African Hobby Falco cuvierii
Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus
Barbary Falcon Falco pelegrinoides Rare/Accidental
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
 
GALLIFORMES: Phasianidae
Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara
Double-spurred Francolin Francolinus bicalcaratus
Stone Partridge Ptilopachus petrosus
 
GALLIFORMES: Numididae
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris
 
GRUIFORMES: Turnicidae
Small Buttonquail Turnix sylvaticus
Quail-plover Ortyxelos meiffrenii
 
GRUIFORMES: Gruidae
Black Crowned-Crane Balearica pavonina Near-threatened
Common Crane Grus grus Rare/Accidental
 
GRUIFORMES: Rallidae
African Crake Crecopsis egregia Rare/Accidental
Corn Crake Crex crex Near-threatened
Black Crake Amaurornis flavirostra
Little Crake Porzana parva
Baillon's Crake Porzana pusilla
Spotted Crake Porzana porzana
Purple Swamphen Porphyrio porphyrio
Allen's Gallinule Porphyrio alleni
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra
 
GRUIFORMES: Otididae
Arabian Bustard Ardeotis arabs
Houbara Bustard Chlamydotis undulata
Stanley Bustard Neotis denhami Near-threatened
Nubian Bustard Neotis nuba Near-threatened
White-bellied Bustard Eupodotis senegalensis
Savile's Bustard Eupodotis savilei
Black-bellied Bustard Lissotis melanogaster Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Jacanidae
African Jacana Actophilornis africanus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rostratulidae
Greater Painted-snipe Rostratula benghalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Haematopodidae
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Recurvirostridae
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Burhinidae
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus
Senegal Thick-knee Burhinus senegalensis
Spotted Thick-knee Burhinus capensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Glareolidae
Egyptian plover Pluvianus aegyptius
Cream-colored Courser Cursorius cursor
Temminck's Courser Cursorius temminckii
Bronze-winged Courser Rhinoptilus chalcopterus
Collared Pratincole Glareola pratincola
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Charadriidae
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Spur-winged Lapwing Vanellus spinosus
Black-headed Lapwing Vanellus tectus
White-headed Lapwing Vanellus albiceps
Wattled Lapwing Vanellus senegallus
Brown-chested Lapwing Vanellus superciliosus Rare/Accidental
American Golden-Plover Pluvialis dominica Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Golden-Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Little Ringed Plover Charadrius dubius
Kittlitz's Plover Charadrius pecuarius
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus Rare/Accidental
Snowy Plover
Charadrius alexandrinus
Caspian Plover Charadrius asiaticus Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Dotterel Charadrius morinellus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Scolopacidae
Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus
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
Upland Sandpiper Bartramia longicauda Rare/Accidental
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Rare/Accidental
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos
Green Sandpiper Tringa ochropus
Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Marsh Sandpiper Tringa stagnatilis
Wood Sandpiper Tringa glareola
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Red Knot Calidris canutus
Sanderling Calidris alba
Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla Rare/Accidental
Little Stint Calidris minuta
Temminck's Stint Calidris temminckii
Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii Rare/Accidental
Pectoral Sandpiper Calidris melanotos Rare/Accidental
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Purple Sandpiper Calidris maritima Rare/Accidental
Broad-billed Sandpiper Limicola falcinellus Rare/Accidental
Ruff Philomachus pugnax
Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus Rare/Accidental
Red Phalarope Phalaropus fulicarius
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Laridae
Mew Gull Larus canus
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii Near-threatened
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis Rare/Accidental
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus Rare/Accidental
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Caspian Tern Larus cachinnans
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei
Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia Rare/Accidental
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla Rare/Accidental
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Sternidae
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus
Little Tern Sternula albifrons
Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Black Tern Chlidonias niger
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Lesser Crested-Tern Thalasseus bengalensis
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Rynchopidae
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris Near-threatened
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Stercorariidae
Great Skua Stercorarius skua
Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus
Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus
Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Rare/Accidental
 
CHARADRIIFORMES: Alcidae
Common Murre Uria aalge Rare/Accidental
Razorbill Alca torda Rare/Accidental
 
PTEROCLIFORMES: Pteroclidae
Chestnut-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles exustus
Spotted Sandgrouse Pterocles senegallus
Crowned Sandgrouse Pterocles coronatus
Lichtenstein's Sandgrouse Pterocles lichtensteinii
Four-banded Sandgrouse Pterocles quadricinctus
 
COLUMBIFORMES: Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia
Speckled Pigeon Columba guinea
Common Wood-Pigeon Columba palumbus Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Turtle-Dove Streptopelia turtur
African Collared-Dove Streptopelia roseogrisea
African Mourning Dove Streptopelia decipiens
Red-eyed Dove Streptopelia semitorquata
Vinaceous Dove Streptopelia vinacea
Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis
Black-billed Wood-Dove Turtur abyssinicus
Namaqua Dove Oena capensis
Bruce's Green-Pigeon Treron waalia
 
PSITTACIFORMES: Psittacidae
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus
 
CUCULIFORMES: Musophagidae
Western Plantain-eater Crinifer piscator
 
CUCULIFORMES: Cuculidae
Pied Cuckoo Clamator jacobinus
Levaillant's Cuckoo Clamator levaillantii
Great Spotted Cuckoo Clamator glandarius
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
African Cuckoo Cuculus gularis
Klaas's Cuckoo Chrysococcyx klaas
Dideric Cuckoo Chrysococcyx caprius
Senegal Coucal Centropus senegalensis
 
STRIGIFORMES: Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba
 
STRIGIFORMES: Strigidae
African Scops-Owl Otus senegalensis
European Scops-Owl Otus scops
Northern White-faced Owl Ptilopsis leucotis
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo
Pharaoh Eagle-Owl Bubo ascalaphus
Greyish Eagle-Owl Bubo cinerascens
Verreaux's Eagle-Owl Bubo lacteus
Pel's Fishing-Owl Glaucidium perlatum
Little Owl Athene noctua
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
 
CAPRIMULGIFORMES: Caprimulgidae
Red-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus ruficollis
Eurasian Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus
Egyptian Nightjar Caprimulgus aegyptius
Golden Nightjar Caprimulgus eximius
Plain Nightjar Caprimulgus inornatus
Long-tailed Nightjar Caprimulgus climacurus
Standard-winged Nightjar Macrodipteryx longipennis
 
APODIFORMES: Apodidae
African Palm-Swift Cypsiurus parvus
Alpine Swift Tachymarptis melba
Common Swift Apus apus
Plain Swift Apus unicolor Rare/Accidental
Pallid Swift Apus pallidus
Little Swift Apus affinis
White-rumped Swift Apus caffer Rare/Accidental
 
COLIIFORMES: Coliidae
Blue-naped Mousebird Urocolius macrourus
 
CORACIIFORMES: Alcedinidae
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Malachite Kingfisher Alcedo cristata
African Pygmy-Kingfisher Ispidina picta
Grey-headed Kingfisher Halcyon leucocephala
Woodland Kingfisher Halcyon senegalensis
Blue-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon malimbica Rare/Accidental
Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti
Giant Kingfisher  Megaceryle maximus
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
 
CORACIIFORMES: Meropidae
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki
Little Bee-eater Merops pusillus
Swallow-tailed Bee-eater Merops hirundineus Rare/Accidental
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 Rare/Accidental
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus Rare/Accidental
 
CORACIIFORMES: Upupidae
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops
 
CORACIIFORMES: Phoeniculidae
Green Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus purpureus
Black Scimitar-bill Rhinopomastus aterrimus
 
CORACIIFORMES: Bucerotidae
Red-billed Hornbill Tockus erythrorhynchus
African Grey Hornbill Tockus nasutus
Abyssinian Ground-Hornbill Bucorvus abyssinicus
 
PICIFORMES: Capitonidae
Yellow-breasted Barbet Trachyphonus margaritatus
Yellow-fronted Tinkerbird Pogoniulus chrysoconus
Vieillot's Barbet Lybius vieilloti
Bearded Barbet Lybius dubius
 
PICIFORMES: Indicatoridae
Lesser Honeyguide Indicator minor
Greater Honeyguide Indicator indicator
 
PICIFORMES: Picidae
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla
Fine-spotted Woodpecker Campethera punctuligera
Golden-tailed Woodpecker Campethera abingoni
Little Grey Woodpecker Dendropicos elachus
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa
Cardinal Woodpecker Dendropicos fuscescens
Grey Woodpecker Dendropicos goertae
Brown-backed Woodpecker Dendropicos obsoletus
 
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Singing lark Mirafra cantillans
Kordofan Lark Mirafra cordofanica
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea
Greater Hoopoe-Lark Alaemon alaudipes
Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Lark Eremopterix leucotis
Black-crowned Sparrow-Lark Eremopterix nigriceps
Bar-tailed Lark Ammomanes cinctura
Desert Lark Ammomanes deserti
Thick-billed Lark Ramphocoris clotbey Rare/Accidental
Greater Short-toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla
Lesser Short-toed Lark Calandrella rufescens
Temminck's Lark Eremophila bilopha
Dunn's Lark Eremalauda dunni
Crested Lark Galerida cristata
Thekla Lark Galerida theklae
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Plain Martin Riparia paludicola
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Red-chested Swallow Hirundo lucida
Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii
Rock Martin Ptyonoprogne fuligula
House-Martin Delichon urbicum
Lesser Striped-Swallow Cecropis abyssinica Rare/Accidental
Mosque Swallow Cecropis senegalensis
Red-rumped Swallow Cecropis daurica
 
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
African Pipit Anthus cinnamomeus
Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris
Plain-backed Pipit Anthus leucophrys
Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis
Red-throated Pipit Anthus cervinus
Tree Pipit Anthus trivialis
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea
Mountain Wagtail Motacilla clara Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Campephagidae
Red-shouldered Cuckoo-shrike Campephaga phoenicea Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Pycnonotidae
Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus
 
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Rufous-tailed Rock-Thrush Monticola saxatilis
Blue Rock-Thrush Monticola solitarius
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
 
Passeriformes.: Cisticolidae
Red-faced Cisticola Cisticola erythrops
Rock-loving Cisticola Cisticola aberrans
Winding Cisticola Cisticola galactotes
Croaking Cisticola Cisticola natalensis
Zitting Cisticola Cisticola juncidis
Desert Cisticola Cisticola aridulus
Tawny-flanked Prinia Prinia subflava
River Prinia Prinia fluviatilis
Cricket Longtail Spiloptila clamans
Red-fronted Warbler Urorhipis rufifrons
Green-backed Camaroptera Camaroptera brachyura
 
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Moustached Grass-Warbler Melocichla mentalis Rare/Accidental
Grasshopper-Warbler Locustella naevia
Savi's Warbler Locustella luscinioides
Aquatic Warbler Acrocephalus paludicola Vulnerable
Sedge Warbler Acrocephalus schoenobaenus
Eurasian Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus
African Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus baeticatus
Great Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus arundinaceus
Greater Swamp-Warbler Acrocephalus rufescens
Eastern Olivaceous Warbler Hippolais pallida
Melodious Warbler Hippolais polyglotta
Icterine Warbler Hippolais icterina
Yellow-bellied Eremomela Eremomela icteropygialis
Senegal Eremomela Eremomela pusilla
Northern Crombec Sylvietta brachyura
Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Western Bonelli's Warbler Phylloscopus bonelli
Wood Warbler Phylloscopus sibilatrix
Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Garden Warbler Sylvia borin
Western Orphean Warbler Sylvia hortensis
Greater Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca
African Desert Warbler Sylvia deserti
Spectacled Warbler Sylvia conspicillata
Tristram's Warbler Sylvia deserticola
Subalpine Warbler Sylvia cantillans
Sardinian Warbler Sylvia melanocephala
 
Passeriformes.: Muscicapidae
Northern Black-Flycatcher Melaenornis edolioides
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Common Nightingale Luscinia megarhynchos
Bluethroat Luscinia svecica
Snowy-crowned Robin-Chat Cossypha niveicapilla
Rufous-tailed Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas galactotes
African Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas minor
Black Scrub-Robin Cercotrichas podobe
Black Redstart Phoenicurus ochruros
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Moussier's Redstart Phoenicurus moussieri Rare/Accidental
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
White-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe leucopyga
Black Wheatear Oenanthe leucura
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Mourning Wheatear Oenanthe lugens
Red-rumped Wheatear Oenanthe moesta
Western Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica
Desert Wheatear Oenanthe deserti
Isabelline Wheatear Oenanthe isabellina
Familiar Chat Cercomela familiaris
Northern Anteater-Chat Myrmecocichla aethiops
White-fronted Black-Chat Myrmecocichla albifrons Rare/Accidental
Mocking Cliff-Chat Thamnolaea cinnamomeiventris
 
Passeriformes.: Platysteiridae
Senegal Batis Batis senegalensis
 
Passeriformes.: Monarchidae
African Blue-Flycatcher Terpsiphone viridis
 
Passeriformes.: Timaliidae
Fulvous Chatterer Turdoides fulva
Brown Babbler Turdoides plebejus
 
Passeriformes.: Paridae
White-shouldered Black-Tit Melaniparus guineensis
 
Passeriformes.: Remizidae
Sennar Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus punctifrons
Yellow Penduline-Tit Anthoscopus parvulus
 
Passeriformes.: Nectariniidae
Pygmy Sunbird Hedydipna platura
Scarlet-chested Sunbird Chalcomitra senegalensis
Beautiful Sunbird Cinnyris pulchellus
Copper Sunbird Cinnyris cupreus
 
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
African Yellow White-eye Zosterops senegalensis
 
Passeriformes.: Oriolidae
Eurasian Golden-Oriole Oriolus oriolus
African Golden-Oriole Oriolus auratus Rare/Accidental
 
Passeriformes.: Laniidae
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio
Rufous-tailed Shrike Lanius isabellinus
Southern Grey Shrike Lanius meridionalis
Lesser Grey Shrike Lanius minor Rare/Accidental
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
Black-crowned Tchagra Tchagra senegalus
Common Gonolek Laniarius barbarus
 
Passeriformes.: Prionopidae
White Helmetshrike Prionops plumatus
 
Passeriformes.: Dicruridae
Fork-tailed Drongo Dicrurus adsimilis
 
Passeriformes.: Corvidae
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer
Eurasian Jackdaw Corvus monedula Rare/Accidental
Pied Crow Corvus albus
Brown-necked Raven Corvus ruficollis
 
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Rare/Accidental
Greater Blue-eared Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis chalybaeus
Purple Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis purpureus Rare/Accidental
Long-tailed Glossy-Starling Lamprotornis caudatus
Chestnut-bellied Starling Lamprotornis pulcher
Violet-backed Starling Cinnyricinclus leucogaster Rare/Accidental
Neumann's Starling Onychognathus neumanni
Yellow-billed Oxpecker Buphagus africanus
 
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Grey-headed Sparrow Passer griseus
Desert Sparrow Passer simplex
Sudan Golden Sparrow Passer luteus
Yellow-spotted Petronia Petronia pyrgita
Bush Petronia Petronia dentata
 
Passeriformes.: Ploceidae
White-billed Buffalo-Weaver Bubalornis albirostris
Speckle-fronted Weaver Sporopipes frontalis
Little Weaver Ploceus luteolus
Vitelline Masked-Weaver Ploceus vitellinus
Heuglin's Masked-Weaver Ploceus heuglini
Village Weaver Ploceus cucullatus
Black-headed Weaver Ploceus melanocephalus
Red-billed Quelea Quelea quelea
Orange Bishop Euplectes franciscanus
Yellow-crowned Bishop Euplectes afer
 
Passeriformes.: Estrildidae
Orange-cheeked Waxbill Estrilda melpoda
Black-rumped Waxbill Estrilda troglodytes
Red-cheeked Cordonbleu Uraeginthus bengalus
Green-winged Pytilia Pytilia melba
Red-billed Firefinch Lagonosticta senegala
Cut-throat Amadina fasciata
Zebra Waxbill Sporaeginthus subflavus
African Silverbill Euodice cantans
 
Passeriformes.: Viduidae
Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura
Northern Paradise-Whydah Vidua orientalis
Village Indigobird Vidua chalybeata
 
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs Rare/Accidental
Brambling Fringilla montifringilla Rare/Accidental
European Greenfinch Carduelis chloris Rare/Accidental
Eurasian Linnet Carduelis cannabina
White-rumped Seedeater Serinus leucopygius
Yellow-fronted Canary Serinus mozambicus
Trumpeter Finch Bucanetes githagineus
 
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
House Bunting Emberiza striolata
Cinnamon-breasted Bunting Emberiza tahapisi
Golden-breasted Bunting Emberiza flaviventris
Brown-rumped Bunting Emberiza affinis
Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra Rare/Accidental

 

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