Bird Sightings at DRV

Bird Name (2010)Previous NameScientific NameRoberts Ref. No
African Black DuckAfrican Black DuckAnas sparsa105
African HoopoeHoopoeUpupa epops451
African Olive PigeonRameron PigeonColumba arquatrix350
African Sacred IbisAfrican Sacred IbisThreskiornis aethiopicus91
African Wattled LapwingWattled PloverVanellus senegallus260
Blacksmith LapwingBlacksmith PloverVanellus armatus258
Blue WaxbillBlue waxbillUraeginthus angolensis844
Black-collared barbetBlackcollared barbetLybius torquatus464
Bronze MannikinBronze MannikinLonchura cucullata857
Brown-hooded kingfisherBrown-hooded kingfisherHalcyon albiventris435
Cape Glossy starlingCape Glossy starlingLamprotornis nitens764
Cape Robin_ChatCape RobinCossypha caffra601
Cape SparrowCape SparrowPasser melanurus803
Cape turtle doveCape turtle doveStreptopelia capicola354
Cape WagtailCape WagtailMotacilla capensis713
Cattle EgretCattle EgretBubulcus ibis71
Common MoorhenMoorhenGallinula chloropus226
Crested BarbetCrested BarbetTrachyphonus vaillantii473
Crowned LapwingCrowned PloverVanellus coronatus255
Dark capped bulbulBlack-eyed bulbulPyconotus tricolor568
Egyptian gooseEgyptian gooseAlopochen aegyptiaca102
Greater Striped SwallowGreater Striped SwallowCecropis cucullata526
Go-away birdGrey LourieCorythaixoides concolor373
Green Wood HoopoeRedbilled woodhoopoePhoeniculus purpureus452
Grey HeronGrey HeronArdea cinerea62
Grey HornbillGrey HornbillTockus nasutus457
Hadeda IbisHadeda IbisBostrychia hagedash94
HamerkopHamerkopScopus umbretta81
Helmeted guineafowlHelmeted guineafowlNumida meleagris203
House SparrowHouse SparrowPasser domesticus801
Indian MynahIndian MynahAcridotheres tristis758
Karoo ThrushOlive ThrushTurdus smithii577
Laughing DoveLaughing DoveSpilopelia senegalensis355
Little EgretLittle EgretEgretta garzetta67
Malachite kingfisherMalachite kingfisherAlcedo cristata431
MallardMallardAnas platyrhynchos
Pied CrowPied CrowCorvus albus548
Pin-tailed whydahPin-tailed whydahVidua macroura860
Purple HeronPurple HeronArdea purpurea65
Redheaded finchRedheaded finchAmadina erythrocephala856
Red-chested CuckooRed-chested CuckooCuculus solitarius377
Reed CormorantReed CormorantMicrocarbo africanus58
Rosy-faced LovebirdRosy-faced LovebirdAgapornis roseicollis367
Southern Masked WeaverSpotted back WeaverPloceus velatus814
Southern Red BishopRed BishopEuplectes orix824
Speckled pigeonRock pigeonColumba guinea349
Spotted Thick-kneeSpotted DikkopBurhinus capensis297
Striated HeronGreen backed HeronButorides striata74
Tawny flanked priniaTawny flanked priniaPrinia subflava683
Thick-billed WeaverThick-billed WeaverAmblyospiza albifrons807
Yellow Billed DuckYellow Billed DuckAnas undulata104
Yellow-crowned BishopYellow BishopEuplectes afer826