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Comoros:-Anjouan, Mohela,

Endemic Chestnut-sided White-eye

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Number of species: 59 +1
Number of endemics: 4
Number of globally threatened species: 4
Number of introduced species: 7
Date last reviewed: 2004-01-25
See also: http://membres.lycos.fr/skua/page14.html
 
Numididae
Helmeted Guineafowl Numida meleagris Kanga Introduced species
 
Phasianidae
Common Quail Coturnix coturnix Tombo
 
Anatidae
White-faced Whistling-Duck Dendrocygna viduata Bata-miti Uso-mweupe
 
Podicipedidae
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis Kibisi Mdogo
 
Phoenicopteridae
Greater Flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber Heroe Mkubwa Rare/Accidental
 
Ardeidae
Striated Heron Butorides striata Ngojamalika
Madagascar Pond-Heron Ardeola idae Kingoyo Malagasi Endangered
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis Yangeyange
Humblot's Heron Ardea humbloti Koikoi Malagasi Rare/Accidental Endangered
Great Egret Ardea alba Msuka
 
Phaethontidae
White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus Ndege-mawingu
 
Falconidae
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus Kozi Tembere
 
Accipitridae
Black Kite Milvus migrans Mwewe
Reunion Harrier Circus maillardi
Frances's Goshawk Accipiter francesiae
 
Rallidae
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus Kukuziwa
 
Dromadidae
Crab Plover Dromas ardeola Ndoero Rare/Accidental
 
Charadriidae
Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola ?hekeamwezi Rare/Accidental
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula Kitwitwi Mkufu-mweusi
White-fronted Plover Charadrius marginatus Kitwitwi Paji-jeupe Rare/Accidental
Lesser SandPlover Charadrius mongolus Kitwitwi Koo-jeupe Rare/Accidental
Greater Sand Plover Charadrius leschenaultii Kitwitwi Mkia-mrefu Rare/Accidental
 
Scolopacidae
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus Membe Sautisaba
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata Membe Sululu Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia Chamchanga Miguu-kijani Rare/Accidental
Terek Sandpiper Xenus cinereus Chamchanga Kijivu Rare/Accidental
Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos Kiulimazi Rare/Accidental
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres Kigeuzamawe
Sanderling Calidris alba Chokowe Tumbo-jeupe
Curlew Sandpiper Calidris ferruginea Chokowe Domo-sululu
 
Laridae
Lesser Crested-Tern Sterna bengalensis Shakwe Kishungi Mdogo
Great Crested-Tern Thalasseus bergii Shakwe Kishungi Mkubwa Rare/Accidental
 
Columbidae
Rock Pigeon Columba livia Njiwa-mjini Introduced species
Comoro Olive-Pigeon Columba pollenii End (c/region) Near-threatened
Ring-necked Dove Streptopelia capicola Hua Koge
Madagascar Turtle-Dove Streptopelia picturata
Tambourine Dove Turtur tympanistria Pugi-kikombe Introduced species
Comoro Blue-Pigeon Alectroenas sganzini
 
Psittacidae
Grey-headed Lovebird Agapornis canus Introduced species
Vasa Parrot Coracopsis nigra    
 
Tytonidae
Barn Owl Tyto alba Bundi Babawatoto
 
Strigidae
Anjouan Scops Owl Otus capnodes Critically endangered
Mayotte Scops Owl Otus mayottensis Endemic
 
Apodidae
African Palm-Swift Cypsiurus parvus Teleka Mkia-mrefu
African Swift Apus barbatus Teleka Mweusi
Malagasy Spinetail      
 
Coraciidae
Broad-billed Roller Eurystomus glaucurus Chole
 
Leptosomidae
Cuckoo Roller Leptosomus discolor
 
Alcedinidae
Malagasy Kingfisher Alcedo vintsioides
 
Meropidae
Madagascar Bee-eater Merops superciliosus Kerem Kiole
 
Dicruridae
Mayotte Drongo Dicrurus waldenii Endemic Endangered
 
Monarchidae
Madagascar Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone mutata
 
Corvidae
Pied Crow Corvus albus Kunguru Rangi-mbili
 
Pycnonotidae
Madagascar Bulbul Hypsipetes madagascariensis
 
Zosteropidae
Chestnut-sided White-eye Zosterops mayottensis Endemic
 
Sturnidae
Common Myna Acridotheres tristis Introduced species
 
Nectariniidae
Mayotte Sunbird Cinnyris coquerellii Endemic
 
Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus Shomoro-kaya Introduced species
 
Ploceidae
Red Fody Foudia madagascariensis Introduced species
Red-headed Fody Foudia eminentissima
 
Estrildidae
Bronze Mannikin Lonchura cucullata Tongo Pofu

 

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