Bird Watching


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A listing of all bird sightings on Muratie.

Herewith a list of our sightings.

BIRDS AT MURATIE WINE ESTATE: FIRST IMPRESSION OF A PROJECTED CHECKLIST

 

VAG = VAGRANT

MIG = MIGRANT

RES = RESIDENT

S/U=STATUS UNCERTAIN

 

(NUMBER IN BRACKETS)=NUMBER IN ROBERT’S (1993)

R PLUS NUMBER = NUMBER IN ROBERT’S VII (YET TO BE PUBLISHED)

SP = A SPECIAL SPECIES IN OUR AREA ACCORDING TO VISITING BIRDERS

FR = FEW RECORDS

END = ENDEMIC OR NEAR-ENDEMIC SPECIES FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA

OC = OCEAN GOING SPECIES

 

 

 

 

 

YELLOW= BIRDS IDENTIFIED BY ANTON +

ELAINE ON 4 & 5 APRIL 2008

 

 

 

 

 

APRICOT = BIRDS SEEN BY TIAAN LORDAN

PREVIOUSLY

 

 

 

 

 

NO COLOUR= BIRDS THAT COULD BE FOUND ON MURATIE (MANY MIGRANTS)

 

 

 

 

(645) : R700

BAR-THROATED APALIS/ BANDKEELKLEINJANTJIE

RES

 

 

 

(294) : R276

PIED AVOCET/ BONTELSIE

RES

 

 

 

(465) : R67

ACACIA PIED BARBET/ BONTHOUTKAPPER

RES

 

 

 

(700) : R563 SP

CAPE BATIS/ KAAPSE BOSBONTROKKIE

RES

END

 

 

(438) : R107

EUROPEAN BEE-EATER/ EUROPESE BYVRETER

 MIG

 FR

 

 

(824) : R857

SOUTHERN RED BISHOP/ ROOIVINK

RES

 

 

 

(827) : R858

YELLOW BISHOP (Yellow-rumped Widow)/

KAAPSE FLAP

RES

 

 

 

(78) : R450

LITTLE BITTERN/ WOUDAPIE

RES

 

 

 

(746) : R553

BOKMAKIERIE 

RES

END

 

 

(736) : R551

SOUTHERN BOUBOU/ SUIDELIKE WATERFISKAAL

RES

END

 

 

(569) : R621

TERRESTRIAL BROWNBUL (Bulbul)/ BOSKRAPPER

RES

FR

 

 

(566) : R617 SP

CAPE BULBUL/ KAAPSE TIPTOL

RES

END

 

 

(885) : R949

CAPE BUNTING/ ROOIVLERKSTREEPKOPPIE

RES

 

 

 

(887) : R947

LARK-LIKE BUNTING/ VAALSTREEPKOPPIE

RES

END

 

 

(149) : R382

COMMON (Steppe) BUZZARD/ BRUINJAKKALSVOëL

 MIG

 

 

 

(150) : R383 SP

FOREST BUZZARD/ BOSJAKKALSVOëL

RES

END

 

 

(152) : R386

JACKAL BUZZARD/ROOIBORSJAKKALSVOëL

 RES

 

 

(870) : R940

BLACK-THROATED CANARY/ BERGKANARIE

RES

 

 

 

(877) : R939

BRIMSTONE (Bully) CANARY/ DIKBEKKANARIE

RES

 

 

 

(872) : R933

CAPE CANARY/ KAAPSE KANARIE

RES

 

 

 

(873) : R934 SP

FOREST CANARY/ GESTREEPTE KANARIE

RES

END

 

 

(878) : R938

YELLOW CANARY/ GEELKANARIE

RES

END

 

 

(589) : R792

FAMILIAR CHAT/ GEWONE SPEKVRETER

RES

 

 

 

(666) : R689

CLOUD CISTICOLA/ GEVLEKTE KLOPKLOPPIE

RES

 

 

 

(669) : R678

GREY-BACKED CISTICOLA / GRYSRUGTINTINKIE

RES

END

 

 

(677) : R683

LEVAILLANT’S CISTICOLA/ VLEITINTINKIE

RES

 

 

 

(664) : R687

ZITTING (Fantailed) CISTICOLA/

LANDERYKLOPKLOPPIE

RES

 

 

 

(228) : R226

RED-KNOBBED COOT/ BLESHOENDER

RES